Executive Director's Report for May 14, 2009
for fee waiver:
- (+ 60) Added Clare
Seffrin Bond as a Basic Member
- (+ 60) Added
BeautySak as a Basic Member
- (- 60) Removed
Dennison House as a Basic Member
- Total Change:
- Wayne County
Connections TV Show (Mentioned as "Producer"/Page)
- Began Twittering
- we now have 77 followers.
- Compile & send
an issue of "WayNet News"
- Uploaded photos
to Panoramio (to
show on Google Earth) to project positive image of Wayne County
brochures to the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce, at their
& Projects for March/April/May
- Prepared 2008 tax
forms for both WayNet and ICNA.
- Continue research on
best practices for Twitter/customized
Twitter page background.
- Review/sign up for
additional Social Networking sites to make sure WayNet receives exposure
on LinkedIn, Facebook.
- Backup previous
year's photos to DVD and store them at Morrisson-Reeves Library.
- Finish research of
online backup systems & purchase 1 year of
- Out 2 days for
vacation/a couple of Dr. appointments
- Research, follow-up
on ICNA dissolution. Balance as of 12/31/2009: $42,887.49 -
approximately 5-8 organizations still involved.
- Committee meetings
re:1979 historical architecture inventory - looks like an opportunity
for more "content" for WayNet.org.
Byway Conference. Multi-county/state collaboration effort.
- Update Drupal
(content management system) installation/levering outside training
members as required.
listing - Add & Remove as required
($19.99) & set up xml-sitemap to obtain better
- Using link checker software, I am slowly reviewing and fixing outdated
- Review and
update page links & calendar events, as necessary. Take
(as of April 30, 2009)
were created by the
AWStats program offered online by our web host. We also track
usage with Google Analytics.
Monthly figures are now being posted on the
Top Twenty page. Current
average is 65,199
user sessions per month. Web page views are
Users sessions increased 19% in April after a
slight 3% dip in March. Page views
increased by 18% in April after a small 5% decrease in
- Quarterly figures for user sessions increased 4% from 4th Quarter. Page views
increased 7% in the first quarter following a level
4th Quarter of 2008.
2008 Yearly Figures
show a 17% increase to 780,140 users requesting
as compared to 668,203 users requesting 1,772,590 pages in 2007. This is
a 17% increase in users and a
14% increase in page views over 2007.
2008 = 780,140
2008 = 1,960,314