As the year came to a close, there was a surge in interest in some of the posts that I wrote. I didn’t expect it because typically around December, food blogs are inundated with holiday sweet treats. I didn’t have time to make any and instead focused on what was truly on my mind – Sriracha and the Banh Mi Handbook. By the look of the number of Facebook likes, people enjoyed reading those articles. That got me wondering about what folks took to reading about over the past twelve months.
Mind you, I’m not good with blog analytics. I don’t have much time to analyze data. For the quick list below, I took a look at peaks in the number of Facebook likes and comments. Unless there’s giveaway, people don’t comment as much as they used to because it’s easier to hit the “like” button. That’s to say, my survey is relatively unscientific but what the heck.
I gleaned the posts for themes and grouped them accordingly below. What many of us were keen on . . .