Executive Director's Report for May 8, 2008
for fee waiver:
- (+ 60) Added
Comcast as a Basic Member
- (- 60) Removed
Insight as a Basic Member
- (-300) Removed Law
Office of Thomas E. Kemp
- Attend EDC
Annual Meeting and Chamber Farm Tour - both to take photos for the
site and to network with local business leaders.
- Sold photo to
Brand Awareness for use by EDC - Photo appears on the EDC's 2007
annual report (no credit).
- Ongoing: KICKS96
promotion - "Exclusive Partner" on KICKS96 community calendar
(supplied by WayNet.org), 20 mentions/month and 5 -:30 promos per
week. $125/month 1/08-12/08 - 11/07 & 12/07 Free. (Update
- they have updated their website and now link to us under the "Kicks
- Ongoing: Business card size ad in the Centerville News newsletter for
12 months (cost $25 membership + $100/12 ads)
& Projects for March/April/May
- Prepare Federal and
Indiana tax forms.
- Uploaded new "how
to" article submitted by Friends Fellowship Community.
- Handled several
technical issues caused by our web host and/or the City network.
- Discovered issue
with Google Images and hotlinking - researched and changed server
- Created & sent
WayNet News, March edition.
- Added Google Adsense
to 5 additional spotlight pages, identified at our March meeting.
- Renewed waynet.com
domain at savings of $43.98 over 2 years.
- Using link checker software, I am slowly reviewing and fixing outdated
- Review and
update page links & (lots) calendar events, as necessary. Take
(as of May 2, 2008)
were created by the
AWStats program offered online by our web host.
Monthly figures are now being posted on the
Top Twenty page. Current
average is 63,112
user sessions per month. Web page views are
Users sessions increased 38% in April, which I
would attribute to additional visitors to the Levi Coffin page and also
to the change of a setting on our server to redirect those "stealing"
our bandwidth by using a direct link to our photos to our page with our
photo policy. Page views
- Quarterly figures for user sessions stayed constant from 4th
Quarter after the 9% increase from the 3rd Quarter of 2007. Page views
increased by 7% in the first quarter following a 3%
increase in the 4th Quarter of 2007.
2007 Yearly Figures
show a 2% increase to 668,203 users requesting 1,772,590 pages
as compared to 657,784 users requesting 1,693,456 pages in 2006. This is
a 2% increase in users and a
2% increase in page views over 2006.