January 1, 2009

300th Post

I started blogging on Sept 19th of '07, with really no goals and no knowledge of what in the world I was doing. Wow it was a slow start! It took me almost 6 months to write my first 100 posts and then 5 months to write the next 100. Sometime in September '08 I must have decided I was jumping in with both feet because in the last 3 months I've written my 3rd set of 100 posts! That's about a post a day which is a nice, steady pace. Since it's my 300th post, I thought I would recap which posts have been comment worthy and which posts haven't been!

These all garnished zero comments:

1. Every single Giveaway post.
2. Memes and/or references to other blogs.
3. Care for the Caregiver Retreat.
4. Switchflops and Travel to Ft. Smith, AR.
5. Craft Fair and I Spy Bags.

These were the top comment receivers of 2008:

1. Org Junkie has been good to me!
2. Wordless Wednesday & Special Exposure Wednesday is fun each week, but I think this one was my favorite of the year!
3. CF Posts like The Diagnosis and This Video
4. Celebrating 8 Years of Marriage (I only received 4 comments the year before!)
5. Presents Galore: Real & Virtual (that was recent!)

Needless to say, I will keep linking to Org Junkie, Wordless Wednesday, and Special Exposure Wednesday. On the flip side, I will stop torturing you with giveaway posts unless it's some object that I absolutely must win! I love this blogging thing!


Kristen M. said...

It is my pleasure to be the first comment on your 300th post. I'm thinking we should try a real life meet-up one of these days!

Dan said...

Well, someone beat me, but you rock honey. Keep up the good work!


Stephanie's Mommy Brain said...

Congrats!! I've got to get my act together and do some writing before it's, oh..., February!

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