## top posts for 2014

Here are the most popular entries for 2014:

What I appreciate from that list is that (a) book reviews [of stats books] get a large chunk (50%!) of the attention and (b) my favourite topics of Bayesian testing, parallel MCMC and MCMC on zero measure sets made it to the top list. Even the demise of the Bayes factor that was only posted two weeks ago!

January 1, 2015 at 9:40 am

Unsurprisingly, posting about the most popular posts has an impact on the list! Here is the update on Jan. 1:

17 equations that changed the World (#2) 1,595

“simply start over and build something better” 1,159

Bayesian p-values 1,102

accelerating MCMC via parallel predictive prefetching 1,052

Le Monde puzzle [website] 1,008

Bayesian Data Analysis [BDA3] 1,004

Bayesian programming [book review] 928

posterior predictive p-values 919

the cartoon introduction to statistics 896

Feller’s shoes and Rasmus’ socks [well, Karl’s actually…] 830

the demise of the Bayes factor 826

a brief on naked statistics 823

Foundations of Statistical Algorithms [book review] 774