That Mall is sick and that Store is dead!

January 17, 2011

“Department Store Fashions Clip to Boost Sales” (Billboard Magazine December 15, 1984)

Filed under: dead chains,newspaper clippings — Anita @ 10:13 pm

Thailhimers mention:

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article on google books

January 5, 2011

Starbucks new logo, a preview.

Filed under: old packaging,Starbucks,then & now — Anita @ 8:40 pm

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More info here. The digbats who only go to starbucks for frappuchinos are like, “but I need words on the starbucks logo!” …

The new siren sorta reminds me of a network logo or a green cloud against a white sky.

January 2, 2011

2010 in review

Filed under: what — Anita @ 12:28 am

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

Madison Square Garden can seat 20,000 people for a concert. This blog was viewed about 66,000 times in 2010. If it were a concert at Madison Square Garden, it would have performed about 3 times.

In 2010, there were 29 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 336 posts. There were 3 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 21mb.

The busiest day of the year was January 2nd with 474 views. The most popular post that day was My Baby!.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were deadmalls.com, mallsofamerica.blogspot.com, dimbeautyofchicago.blogspot.com, dumpystripmalls.com, and flickr.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for williamsburg va, new belk logo, dead malls, patrick henry mall, and coliseum mall.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.

1

My Baby! June 2005
2 comments

2

Staunton Mall, Staunton, VA September 2008
20 comments

3

Tower Mall Info? April 2007
58 comments

4

Becker Village Mall (Roanoke Rapids, NC–Dead Since 2002?) June 2006
36 comments

5

Belk (Williamsburg, VA @ Windsormeade Marketplace) November 2007
4 comments

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