Math Fail Stats 2010

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Hi all,

My math fail new years resolution for 2011 is to update MathFail a bit more often (compared to the past two months).

Some statistics on for January 1st, 2010 – December 31st, 2010:

There were a total of 772,865 pageviews. The top 3 pages visited were:

  1. In the glossary of a programming textbook
  2. Lord of the rings math
  3. Time machine

The most common keywords from search engines were:

  1. math fail
  2. “mathfail”
  3. sex is like math
  5. divide by zero
  6. math comics
  7. math sex jokes
  8. tower stack
  9. math sex
  10. funny math jokes
  11. math tattoos
  12. sexual math jokes
  13. math fails
  14. sex is like math joke
  15. sex math
  16. silly exam answers
  17. abstruse goose
  18. math sex joke
  19. math tattoo
  20. maths fail
  21. matlab easter eggs
  22. sex math joke

Hmm… there seems to be lots of “sex” + “math” related searches. According to Google Analytics, in 2010 there were a total of 1,875 different keyword searches containing the word “sex” where the user ended up on (out of a total of 19,981 different keyword strings).

The top traffic sources were:

  1. StumbleUpon
  2. Direct Traffic
  3. Google
  4. Feeds
  5. Facebook
  6. SpikedMath
  7. Reddit

That’s all for now folks! Hope your looking forward to some sweet-ass updates in the near future! (and of course, various crappy updates thrown in which you may ignore :-)).

Let me know if you have any questions, comments, etc.