The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex & Psychology in 2018

The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex & Psychology in 2018

As 2018 winds down, let's take a look back at this year's ten most read articles on Sex and Psychology. The following posts represent an incredibly diverse range of content and, combined, have been read hundreds of thousands of times! There were quite a few similarities to last year's list--in fact, the top five articles this year were all on the list somewhere last year. Also, as you'll see, articles related to orgasms, anal sex, and what’s “normal” were especially popular this year, as were articles that addressed questions submitted by readers of the blog (in fact, seven of the top ten articles were Q&As!).

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The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex & Psychology in 2017

The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex & Psychology in 2017

As 2017 winds down, let's take a look back at this year's ten most read articles on Sex and Psychology. The following posts represent an incredibly diverse range of content and, combined, have been read nearly a half-million times! There were quite a few similarities to last year's list--in fact, the top four articles from last year appeared somewhere on the list again this year. Also, as you'll see, articles related to orgasms, pornography, and anal sex were especially popular this year, as were articles that addressed questions submitted by readers of the blog (in fact, six of the top ten articles were Q&As!).

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10 Fascinating Facts About Sex

10 Fascinating Facts About Sex

For your reading pleasure this weekend, I've compiled a list of ten fun and interesting sex facts that you can share with your friends. Enjoy!

1. Nocturnal orgasms aren’t just a male phenomenon—many women have them too! In Alfred Kinsey’s groundbreaking research on female sexuality, he found that 37% of the women he surveyed had at least one such orgasm by their mid-40s. Read more about female nocturnal orgasms here.

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The 10 Most Read Articles on Sex and Psychology in 2015

The 10 Most Read Articles on Sex and Psychology in 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, let's take a look back at this year's most read articles on Sex and Psychology. The ten posts that follow represent an incredibly diverse range of content and, combined, have been read more than 400,000 times! As you'll see, articles that addressed sex questions took most of the spots on the list. There were quite a few similarities to last year's list, but whereas articles related to penis size were especially popular in 2014, articles related to anal sex were especially popular in 2015. 

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The Top 10 Questions On Sex And Psychology

The Top 10 Questions On Sex And Psychology

For this week’s edition of Sex Question Friday, I’ve put together an updated list of the ten most read Q&A posts of all time from this site. These questions (all submitted by readers of Sex and Psychology) span quite a range of topics, but most are united by this theme: “What’s normal when it comes to sex?” What you'll see from the answers is that “normal” does not mean just one thing!

10. How many men and women shave their pubic hair? (Survey research finds that most men and women say they've done it at least once before--but people do it in different ways, with different frequencies, and for very different reasons. Just be careful if you do it because emergency room visits for pubic hair grooming injuries are more common than you might think!)

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The 10 Sexiest Stories Of 2014

The 10 Sexiest Stories Of 2014

For my final post of the year, I thought it would be fun to take a look back at the most read articles on Sex and Psychology in 2014 to see what you all found to be the most, um, stimulating. Combined, the ten posts that follow were read more than a quarter-million times and they represent an incredibly diverse range of content. It appears that my readers were quite interested in learning about penis size this year (3 entries dealt with that topic); however, as was the case with last year’s list, it appears that you all especially enjoy learning about the more unusual side of sex. Here are the 10 sexiest stories of 2014:

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The 10 Sexiest Stories of 2013

The 10 Sexiest Stories of 2013

For my final post of the year, I thought it would be fun to take a look back at the most read articles on The Psychology of Human Sexuality in 2013 to see what you all found to be the most stimulating. Combined, the ten posts that follow have been read nearly a half million times and they represent an incredibly diverse range of content; however, as was the case with last year’s list, it appears that you all especially enjoy learning about the more unusual side of sex. 

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The Ten Sexiest Stories of 2012

For my last post of the year, I thought it would be fun to take a look back at the most read articles on The Psychology of Human Sexuality in 2012. Combined, the ten posts that follow have been read more than a quarter of a million times and represent a rather diverse range of content, with the exception of the fact that not one, but three Top Ten Lists of Sexual Fantasies appear. Apparently, there are a few voyeurs among you.

Now sit back, relax, and relive the sexiest stories of 2012.

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