February 28th, 2014 —
The 4 millionth person signed up and tried out Ravelry today!
Since we've been having fun counting down to milestones and sharing stats,
we thought that you'd enjoy this page of interesting facts about Rav.
Ravelry is constantly growing and we're always working to make it better.
We hope that this place will continue to sweeten your yarn life for many years to come.
Jess, Casey, Mary Heather, Sarah, and Christina
2 pm eastern: the loveliest hour
2-3 PM Eastern time is the busiest time of day on Ravelry.
During these 60 minutes, you all click the "love" buttons on forum posts over 7,000 times.
At each day's end, love buttons have been clicked about 125,000 times.
designers & yarnies
pattern & yarn contributors
pattern & yarn revisors
30,000 people have created a page for their own design or yarn
64,000 people have contributed a page for any pattern or yarn (their own or someone else's)
74,000 people have revised a pattern or yarn page
336,000 people have added a project (with a photo)