Here are some numbers that I dug out this evening:

Total number of posts since TeleRead started using WordPress: 20,367

Total number of comments since TeleRead started using WordPress: 47,973

Number of Tweets since TeleRead started using Twitter: 9,618

Number of followers: 2,493

Number of attempted spam posts since May, 2010: 724,737

Biggest month for spam: November, 2011, 78,875 attempted posts


  1. Please consider restoring full-text article content to the RSS feed. Perhaps you were trying to inflate page views but in my case it’s just made it less likely I will bother to read a given post.

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