WSO Website and Database Committee report presented at the April 2017 Meeting

  • The Database and Website Committee meets quarterly. The next meeting will be held the third Saturday in May on the 20th of 2017 at 2pm.
  • The Google Webmaster Tools were run to ensure malware was no longer on the repository and that google would not flag the site as containing malware. It was being flagged even after the malware was removed.
  • A request for updating the website to maintain a mailing list for the MPS Outreach subcommittee was received
  • A request was received from the fellowship to add an option to create different printable output formats for meeting lists. By Zip code, by Days of the week, etc.

The following shows monthly trends for users accessing the adultchildren.org website. Figures for March:

  • 57,036 User Sessions in March up from 49,142 in January
  • 40,369 Unique users up from 34,767
  • 115,044 page views, up from 96,999
  • The bounce rate (users leaving the site immediately) was 63.46%, down from 64.18%
  • The pages accessed the most often were
    • Laundry List – 22,221 views, 19.32% of the total page views
    • Find a meeting – 9,465 views (8.2%)
    • Find a meeting Search results 6,521 views (5.6%)
    • Literature – 4.028 (3.5%)
    •  The Problem – 3,636 views (3.1%)

Users continue to come from across the globe with the top 5 session counts from:

    • United States – 84% of users
    • Canada – 4%
    • United Kingdom – 3.6%
    • Australia – 1.7%
    • Ireland – 0.5%