2013 in review

For your New Year's Eve enjoyment, here is a summary of Turquoise Gates for 2013. It has been an interesting year, as I questioned and lost faith, yet still blog at the same site that hosted my "Christian blogger" identity before.

Photo by Katrina
Site visitors
  • Come from 68 different countries
  • Averaged 7,000 visitors per week (43% new)
  • Averaged 22,111 page views per week
  • Read in 22 different languages thanks to Google Translate
  • View 3.61 pages per visit
  • Average 2:51 on each page
Most popular posts of 2013
  • Most shared photograph (Amy in the Basilica of St. Mary)
  • Post most liked on Facebook (Lighting my own flame)
  • Post most shared on Google+ (Saving Seven)
Here's to a happier, healthier year in 2014 and continued inspiration to write a blog that feels like it no longer "fits".