Website enjoys a good year

Home » Latest News » Website enjoys a good year
Broadband

With one of the webteam an avid follower of statistics, we thought we had better bring you this 'exciting' news:

The Audlem Online webteam is pleased to report that our readership increased by 36% in 2011 compared with the previous year.

328,762 readers clicked on to Audlem Online during the year. On average, each visitor looked at three pages — 972,813 pages in total.

It all works out at an average of 900 readers a day. The busiest month was November 2011, when readership averaged 1,117 a day, followed by May, both months with major events in the village which always boosts readership.

The record single day was on April 21st when Audlem Online was featured on the Jeremy Vine show on BBC Radio2. The interview was part of a discussion on the threat to local newspapers from new media such as community websites with Audlem featured on the show for nearly ten minutes.

The webteam is now working on a further upgrade of the site early this year and is meeting today to discuss a variety of improvements.

 

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

The Deli
Tue 13 Aug 6:08am  |  hits: 1,241

We would like to thank all of our customers for their patience with us closing 'The Deli' last week, normal opening hours have resumed today'Thyme Cottage' Holiday LetWe are delighted to introduce to Audlem 'Thyme Cottage' Holiday Let. This is the project we have been working on for the last couple of months, with final touches and building work being made last...

Audlem St James Church
Thu 15 Aug 6:09am  |  hits: 1,061

Margaret Wright Thornton passed away peacefully at home in Audlem on Saturday 10th August 2019 aged 87 years. Margaret Wright, beloved wife of Michael and a dearly loved mother and grandmother. Service of celebration at St James the Great Church, Audlem on Thursday 29th August 2019, at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations to St James Church Restoration Fund and Audlem Charity...

steampunk
Tue 13 Aug 6:08am  |  hits: 1,005

"Guess the ties" resultThe Exhibition of Steampunk Costume at Audlem Mill has now ended. Readers may remember the invitation to guess the number of men's neckties sacrificed to make the Blue Caterpillar from Alice in Wonderland.The guesses ranged from 56 to a whopping 350. At one point there was not a blue tie to be found in any charity shop in the Cheshire/Staffordshire...