As 2016 comes to a close, we’re looking back at all the great articles posted on the AASLH blogs this year. Here are our top ten most-read posts of 2016:

1. A Few Simple Tips for Public Historians Working with Confrontational Visitors by Nick Sacco (10, 214 views)

2. Baby Boom: Motherhood & Museums by Melissa Prycer (5,851 views)

3. What They Don’t Teach You in Grad School: A Historic House Director Fills in the Blanks by Michelle Zupan (4,895 views)

4. What I Look for in a Cover Letter and Other Thoughts About Job Applications by Janice Klein (3,518 views)

5. Five Opportunities to Take a House Tour from “Meh” to Great by Bethany Hawkins (2,584)

6. New Report Reveals Each Generation Less Likely to Visit Historic Sites Than the Last by John Dichtl

7. House or Home? Rethinking the House Museum Paradigm by Ron M. Potvin

8. When History Doesn’t Matter by Anna Altschwager

9. 5 Ways to Get a Woman Out of the Kitchen by Dollie Boyd

10. Ten Fundraising To-do’s for Small Museums & Nonprofits by Jamie Simek

Want to read more great posts? Check out our top blogs of 2015. Want to write an article for AASLH? Learn more and submit your posts here.