Executive Director's Report for January 14, 2010
for fee waiver:
- (+ 500)
Increased Level of the Economic Development Corporation from Sponsor to
Gold (as of July 1, 2010)
- In discussion w/one
sponsor regarding renewal.
- Total Change:
- Wayne County
Connections TV Show (Mentioned as "Producer"/Page)
- Ad in the 2009
Richmond/Wayne County map. We receive 50 maps to hand out, but
more importantly, 3,500 to 4,000 are sent/given to area visitors at
the Tourism Bureau, Police Dept., etc.
- we now have 185 followers - up from 167 followers at November meeting.
- Facebook -
figured out how to connect our Twitter "tweets" to our Facebook
page, making it a useful tool for sharing information. We now
have 42 followers of our
& Projects for November/December/January
- Continued working
on ICNA dissolution. Dissolution complete. Check for
$5,285.20 arrived on 1/11/2010.
- Participate in
Community committees (Area 9 Social Service
- Revised site map for
- Met with board
members for 2nd website redevelopment discussion.
- Attend MRL Staff
- Renewed "waynet.org"
domain name for 5 years - through 5/27/2015
- Tried to debug HTML
for Ecard system. - Requested assistance from Technology Committee.
members as required.
calendar events added.
- Review and
update page links & calendar events, as necessary. Take
My To-Do List:
- Continue Vision and
Blueprint in preparation for site redevelopment.
- Make calls on
- Review & update
members email addresses - send "Member's Only" info.
- Continue to
review & update web pages.
(as of December 31, 2009)
were created by the
AWStats program offered online by our web host. We also track
usage with Google Analytics.
Monthly figures are posted on the
Top Twenty page. Current
average is 60,275
user sessions per month. Web page views are
Users sessions decreased 5% in November and 10%
in December. Page views
dropped slightly with a 5% decrease in November and a 1% decrease in
- Quarterly figures for user sessions decreased 3% from 3rd Quarter. Page views
decreased by 4% in the third quarter following a huge 40%
increase in the
2nd Quarter of 2009. This large swing was likely due to the use
and then removal of the original e-card program that was being accessed
for nefarious purposes.
2009 Yearly Figures
show a 7% decrease to 723,298 users requesting
as compared to 780,140 users requesting 1,960,314 pages in 2008. This is
a 7% decrease in users and a
42% increase in page views over 2008.
2008 = 780,140 2009 = 723,298
2008 = 1,960,314
2009 = 2,781,969