Tuesday, 15 January 2013

Weekly News: First Birthday of Monty's Caravan !


One year ago on 10th January 2012 Monty's Caravan went online. Actually it started as a kind of self-motivation-workbench-diary-thing but since then I got so much kind support by my highly valued readers that the blog earned its own right to exist.

Thank you all a lot for that !

So after one year please allow me, to present some statistics:

Posts: 74 (average 1.5 posts per week)

Followers: 122

Visits: 19.930 (best month was November 2012 with 3.242 visits)

Comments: 585

Your favoured articles:
1.) 505 visits: Bolt Action Game Report 09th November 2012 
2.) 371 visits: Liebster Blog Award for Monty's Caravan ! 
3.) 299 visits: Blackpowder AAR: The 2nd Siege of Kolberg (fictional Napoleonic)

This year of blogging was a new experience and a lot of fun for me and I'm looking forward to the next year in the bloggosphere. I got acquainted with a lot of interesting blogs and friendly people (that's you!) and I hope to spend more great time here in 2013.





18 comments:

  1. Well done Monty. You write a very enjoyable blog.

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  2. Looks like a good start and a great first year.
    Happy anniversary, Monty!

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  3. Happy 1st birthday to the Caravan! Congrats Monty! :)

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  4. Happy Blog Birthday Monty! Definitely a very enjoyable and worthwhile addition to the blogosphere. I started mine for basically the same reasons. Don't ever let it become/feel like an obligation, just a fun extension of your hobby.

    Speaking of starting new blogs, I'd like you to check out (and hopefully follow ;-) ) my new 1813 Napoleonic blog. It's a joint project with my friend Eric who is totally new to Nap., although both of us are just starting our 28mm armies. Should be fun. :-)

    http://immervorwarts.blogspot.com/

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  5. Happy Blog Day, Sir! It is fun to come over here and hangout.

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  6. Happy birtday and well done!
    Regards
    Bruno

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  7. Happy Blog Birthday Monty! Let's hope you have an even more successful 2nd year!!!

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  8. Fine work Monty, always an enjoyable read mate.

    Well done.

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  9. Very many happy returns to the blog Stefan and here is to many more.

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  10. Happy Birthday!
    and congrats for the 20 000 views(exactly : 20039 yet)

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  11. Well done Monty - looking forward to more. Must admit my own AAR's seem to derive the most hits - I guess people enjoy reading battle reports!

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  12. Congratulations! I didn't realize that we started almost at the same time.

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    1. So didn't I... :-)

      Congrats to you, Ben!

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  13. happy blog day too! all our blogs shows me, that our hobby is really exciting and it's a joy to see all this people and their blogs. :-)

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  14. Thanks a lot!
    I'll do my very best to achieve your expectations.

    Cheers
    Monty

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  15. Happy birthday to the caravan! Looking forward to the next year's posts!

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