June was a pretty groovy month, here are some of the hot stats:
- 122 thousand blogs were created.
- 135 thousand new users joined.
- 4,039 support requests.
- 1.7 million posts and 687 thousand new pages.
- 2.5 million comments.
- 28.2 million spam comments blocked.
- 2.2 million logins.
- 240.8 million pageviews on WordPress.com, and another 71 million on self-hosted blogs.
Here are a few things we haven’t talked about before:
- About 13% of our pageviews are on mapped domains.
- After English the top languages are Spanish, Turkish, Brazilian Portuguese, Italian, and Indonesian.
- About 29% of traffic is to people’s home pages.
- The most popular desktop client is Windows Live Writer, followed by Ecto.
- You guys use about 3 terabytes of bandwidth a day.
- People now has a blog on WordPress.com.
- CNN’s Political Ticker broke the single-day traffic record following the Democratic presidential debates.
We also brought online a new datacenter with Server Beach in San Antonio.