Directors Report for May 8, 2001
Applied for fee waiver:
New Not-for-Profit Members:
New Basic Members:
New Business Members:
New Sponsoring Members:
- Still running the Tuesday
"E-Section" classified listing. One year
Weather/Sports spots on KICKS96 for 13 weeks. Live - at
6:00, 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, & 8:30 a.m. once a week.
- Received new business
- Sent in contract for
Symphony Program advertisement.
- Ad ran in
the Progress section of the Pal-Item. (4 days for $408.50)
- Updated photos
on the Joseph Moore
Museum page page.
- Reviewed &
repaired more links in the Sports/Recreation section.
- Take photos at
Joseph Moore Museum.
- Added section for
Levi Coffin House lesson plan.
- Created page for
"Local Genealogy Resources" by Arnold Dean
- Created new
postcards for Easter/Spring.
- Began work on new page of
"School Mascot" postcards.
- Attended Grant
Writing Seminar taught by Joanne Matika and Charlie Ball.
- Moved to new office
in the City Building.
- Made presentations
to Sister Cities of Richmond, Inc. and Leadership Wayne County.
- Backed up Photo
Files to CD-ROM.
- Purchase new scanner
- Terms of Service policy - needs to be updated and approved.
- Continue to look at alternative funding sources.
- Add dual-lingual
message to footer directing visitors to Bablefish service.
- Prepare a
"Newcomers Page" and/or Community Resources page that will
quickly identify helpful organizations.
- Work on marketing -
make some in-person sales calls.
- Send in tax forms by
Log Analysis for
Ran weekly and posted on the Members Only
page. Monthly user sessions remained stable from March 2001.
Page views increased by 7%. The stability is a good thing,
especially considering the great weather we had in April. Our
hits/users usually go down as the weather improves and people spend less
time inside on their computers. The "user" is
our more important number, indicating number of people rather than the
number of "hits". The user sessions increased by 43%
and the page views by 39% over April of 2000.
1st Quarter 2001
- Quarterly figures for user sessions rose 6% from 4th Quarter '00
levels. 1st Quarter '01 usage increased 50% over 1st Quarter
2000 Yearly Figures
show an outstanding 204,689 users requesting 667,511 pages as
compared to 100,426 users requesting 310,586 pages in 1999. This is
a 101% increase in users and a 111% increase in page views over