Mandatory Year in Review 2007

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

What a year it’s been for John, me, and the other element in our relationship, Miss604.com. Here are a couple items of note for 2007, including my most popular Flickr photos of 2007:

  • Stats: My monthly readership grew 410% from January 1, 2007 to December 31, 2007.
  • Number of Posts in 2007: 882 (including this one and counting til tomorrow).
  • Number of Guest Posts: 14
  • Live Blogs: 7
  • Conferences/Camps Attended: 10
  • Number of Podcasts: 24 (RadioZoom) and 47 (The Crazy Canucks)
  • Most Viewed Photos on my Flickrstream from 2007



    Most Viewed Photos on my Flickrstream from 2007

  • Most popular post: New Canucks Uniforms – February to August
  • Saddest post: Take The Blue Sky – March
  • Sappiest post: Poor Man’s Food – February, or any Birthday post.
  • Most comments: New Canucks Uniforms (Feb – August) and Vegas Weekend – Matt Good Live Blog – June.
  • Most Searched Terms that Lead to Miss604.com in 2007: Johnny Canuck, H&M Vancouver, Virgin Festival Vancouver, Olympic 2010 Mascots
  • Funds Raised (including the ongoing Skate for a Cure): $800 for local causes, mostly thanks to Blogathon.
  • I got to be in studio for the production of Hospital Music, do an Amazing Hunt (twice), interview a band at the Commodore, spend time with some amazing new friends, keep tabs on Stanley Park, be on TV, radio, in the paper a couple times, featured in a magazine, and met hockey legends.

    This year in blogging has had its up and downs. I’ve considered giving it all up and stopped myself numerous times from just screaming at the world for its unjustices through a blog post or twelve. The year started off pretty rocky and I must admit 2006 was the toughest I’ve had to face, alone AND with someone. 2007 was cruel at the beginning but things brightened up in many ways.

    I’m thankful for all you readers out there who deem this site worth reading, the friends I’ve made, the job I’ve found, for my family that puts up with me sharing stories online (and inviting blogger friends to all my parties), and for my husband who always has faith in me, even when I’ve lost faith in myself.

    Cheers to 2008, I hope everyone has a safe and happy new year.

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    1. RaulMonday, December 31st, 2007 — 7:42am PDT

      Happy New Year’s Eve Rebecca, and hopefully your 2008 will be filled with love, health and happiness!

      I’ve started writing my Year in Review post, but too busy with family gatherings and stuff like that to put it up. Besides, I think I’ve already given a few hints as to what I’ve enjoyed and faced in 2007.

    2. fotoeinsMonday, December 31st, 2007 — 11:48am PDT

      Thanks to the both of you for sharing your time and a part of yourselves to the public.

    3. JennyMonday, December 31st, 2007 — 11:56am PDT

      So much cool stuff in 2007 and lots to look forward to in ’08 (like how you get to be an auntie aggggain). I’d have to say this year started off as the most challenging in my life and ended off incredibly well.

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