Website Committee

The website committee is responsible for maintaining all aspects of the web site, including the Repository and Quick Shopping Cart.

Check here for the latest Website Committee committee reports to the WSO Board.

Website and Database Committee Annual Report: April 2015 - March 2016

Here are details of the traffic to the ACA WSO website.

Overview Shows the overall website usage data.

Geographic Shows the geographic distribution of visitors to our website.

Continents Shows usage of the website by continent.

Language Shows the languages assumed to be spoken by those visiting our website.

WSO Web Site Report March 2016

Website and Database Committee Report 

March 2016

Of the nearly 50,000 sessions on our website, over 30,000 users are visiting the site for the first time. 

 

The predominant language of the users is English >95% and the United States has the greatest numbers of users at 84%.

 

Percent of First time Visitors by Continents

Asia 74%           Oceania 66%           Africa 66%           Europe 65%          61% Americas.

 

 

 

Sessions   Users   Page views   Pages/Sess   Avg. Session    Bounce       % New

                                                                              Duration           Rate

49,667      34,909  105,092           2.12             00:02:15          62.94%      61.89%

 

 

More details can be found here.

 

Faithfully submitted,

 

Larry, Chair

Website and Database Committee

WSO Web Site October 2015 Report

Web Usage Highlights (from Google Analysis):
Overall October 2015 Activity remained consistent with that of the previous month (September)

  • Overall inquirers (site visitors): 47,767 visiting the site, down only 1.7% from September.
  • Number of new inquirers: 61.7% of total visitors, basically unchanged from September.
  • Inquirers using mobiles devices: 43% of total visitors, basically unchanged from September.
  • Higher Overall Bounce rate (percentage of single page visitors; those who left the entry page visited at the site without further interaction with the site): 62%, basically unchanged from September.
  • Most visited pages (after home page):
    • Lit-Laundry List, Find-a-meeting, and Lit-Problem (same top three as in September)
  • While most of the visitors are from the United States, we’re also getting a substantial number of visitors from other countries (125 different countries in total). Here’s the top five countries (same countries as in September, though the order has changed):
    • United States: 82.5% of total
    • Canada: 3.2%
    • United Kingdom: 3.0%
    • Russia: 2.9%
    • Australia: 1.0%

Read more: WSO Web Site October 2015 Report

WSO Web Site November 2015 Report

Web Usage Highlights (from Google Analysis):
Overall November 2015 Activity remained consistent with that of the previous month (October)

  • Overall inquirers (site visitors): 47,089 visiting the site, up 1.9% from October.
  • Number of new inquirers: 62% of total visitors, basically unchanged from October.
  • Inquirers using mobiles devices: 45% of total visitors, basically unchanged from October.
  • Overall Bounce rate still slowly increasing (percentage of single page visitors; those who left the entry page visited at the site without further interaction with the site): 65%, up 3% from October.
  • Most visited pages (after home page):
    • Lit-Laundry List, Find-a-meeting, and Lit-Problem (same top three as in October)
  • While most of the visitors are from the United States, we’re also getting a substantial number of visitors from other countries (128 different countries in total). Here’s the top five countries (same countries as in October, though the order has changed):
    • United States: 82.6% of total
    • Canada: 3.2%
    • Russia: 3.0%
    • United Kingdom: 2.9%
    • Australia: 1.1%

Read more: WSO Web Site November 2015 Report

WSO Web Site October 10, 2015 Report

WSO Web Site Report:

Web Usage Highlights (from Google Analysis):
Overall September 2015 Activity was generally about the same as the previous month (August 2015) 

  • Overall inquirers (site visitors): 48,574 visiting the site, down only 1.4% from August.
  • Number of new inquirers: 61.5% of total visitors, basically unchanged from last month. 
  • Inquirers using mobiles devices: 43% of total visitors, basically unchanged from last month.
  • Higher Overall Bounce rate (percentage of single page visitors; those who left the entry page visited at the site without further interaction with the site): 63%, up from 60% last month.
    • Note: The bounce rate is still considered good by most in the industry. The concern is the apparent increasing trend in the bounce rate.  
  • Most visited pages (after home page): 
    • Lit-Laundry List, Find-a-meeting, and Lit-Problem (same top three as last month)
  • While most of the visitors are from the United States, we’re also getting a substantial number of visitors from other countries (131 different countries in total).  Here’s the top five:
    • United States: 81.5% of total
    • Russia:  4.5%
    • Canada: 3.5%
    • United Kingdom: 2.5%
    • Australia: 1%

Read more: WSO Web Site October 10, 2015 Report