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.

A Database and Website Committee Quarterly Meeting

A Database and Website Committee Quarterly meeting will be held 

 

November 19, 2016 at 2:00 PM Eastern United States Time.

 

Dial in information is the same as the monthly WSO meeting, 

 

Access number for the Teleconference: 712-432-0075, Pin 427266#. Press *6 to mute or un-mute.

Website and Database Committee Report for October 2016 Meeting

WSO Website and Database Committee report presented at the October 2016 Meeting

  1. Modified how the 7th Tradition Donations Tab appears in the left menu in the Repository.
  2. The ACA Meditation book, Strengthening My Recovery, has been released and can be accessed through our site's Digital Literature Link.
  3. For Meeting List Searches, the Triangle/Exclamation symbol has been revised to reflect that those groups are to update their information
  4. Prepared the website announcement of the 10th Anniversary Commemorative Edition 
  5. A Database and Website Committee Quarterly meeting will be held November 19, 2016 at TBD using the same dial in information as the monthly WSO meeting, Access number for the Teleconference: 712-432-0075, Pin 427266#. Press *6 to mute or un-mute.
  6. A How-to video showing how to Update Meeting information will be produced and added to the website, still coming…

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

  • 50,470 User Sessions in September was down from 52,395 in August
  • 35,177 Unique users, down from 36,289
  • 101,633 page views, down from 108, 053
  • 60.96% of users were new which was down from 61.03 %
  • 50.78 % of users accessed the site with Mobile devices, 40.46 % with a desktop, and 8.76 % with tablets
  • The bounce rate (users leaving the site immediately) was 63.92%, up from 63.59 %

The pages accessed the most often were

    • Laundry List – 18,937 views, 18.63% of the total page views
    • Find a meeting – 9,175 views (9.03%)
    • Find a meeting Search results 6,214 views (6.11%)
    • Literature – 3,180 (3.13%)
    •  The Problem – 32,569 views (2.53%)
  • Users continue to come from across the globe with the top 5 session counts from:
      • United States – 84.44 % of users
      • Canada – 3.45 %
      • United Kingdom – 3.38 %
      • Australia – 1.66 %
      • Russia – 0.59% 

Website Committee Report for July 2016

  • The email address webservant@adultchildren.org is being monitored for feedback and suggestions on the website, we received 2 requests for making searching meetings easier this month and are looking at how to improve the meeting search web pages
  • The How to Video posted about searching for meetings has almost 100 views to date. The link to the “how to” videos can be found in the website footer under the Repository section. More How to Vides will be added in the future.
  • The following shows monthly trends for users accessing the adultchildren.org website. Figures for June:
    • 50,834 User Sessions in July was up from 50,569 in June
    • 35,897 Unique users down from 36,734
    • 102,855 page views, up from 101,779
    • The bounce rate (users leaving the site immediately) was 64.69 %, down from 65.48 %
    • The pages accessed the most often were
      • Laundry List – 27,567 views, 26.80% of the total page views
      • Find a meeting – 7,755 views (7.54%)
      • Find a meeting Search results 5,084 views (4.94%)
      •  The Problem – 3,733 views (3.63%)
      • Literature – 3,701 (3.60%)
    • Users continue to come from across the globe with the top 5 session counts from:
      • United States – 83.22 % of users
      • Canada – 3.96 %
      • United Kingdom – 3.69 %
      • Australia – 1.61 %
      • Russia – 0.67%

Read more: Website Committee Report for July 2016

Website and Database Committee Report for August 2016

WSO Website and Database Committee report for August 2016 presented at the September 2016 Meeting

1.        The full database of meeting contacts was shared with the entire Board

2.        The groups and intergroup that were dropped were reinstated.

3.        A Group Update link was placed on the top of the home page with drop downs for groups and intergroups.

4.        An Update Meeting link was added to the individual meeting's listing.

5.        The use of the Update Meeting link on the meeting's directory automatically pre-populates the update form with the meeting's basic information.

6.        The user only has to fill in those fields that need changing on the update form.  Everything that is not changed will be assumed to be correct.  If in doubt, fill it in.

7.        The Update form will have an Everything is OK button for one click instant updates.

8.        The Update form will have a Save button and a response letting the user know that their information was received (please allow 2-3 weeks for the update to appear on the website).

8.        The Update form will include step-by-step instructions on how to update the group's information

9.        A How To video showing how to Update Meeting information will be produced and added to the website.

  • The following shows monthly trends for users accessing the adultchildren.org website. Figures for August:
  • 52,395 User Sessions in August was up from 50,834 in July
  • 36,289 Unique users up from 35,897
  • 108, 053 page views, up from 102,855
  • 61.03 % of users were new which was down from 62.2 %
  • 49.73 % of users accessed the site with Mobile devices, 9.07 % with tablets, and 41.19 % with a desktop – consistent with the previous month
  • The bounce rate (users leaving the site immediately) was 63.59%, down from 64.69 %
  • The pages accessed the most often were
    • Laundry List – 20,045 views, 18.55% of the total page views
    • Find a meeting – 9,418 views (8.72%)
    • Find a meeting Search results 6,235 views (5.77%)
    • Literature – 3,815 (3.53%)
    • The Problem – 3,016 views (2.79%)
  • Users continue to come from across the globe with the top 5 session counts from:
    • United States – 84.27 % of users
    • United Kingdom – 3.31 %
    • Canada – 3.30 %
    • Australia – 1.61 %
    • Russia – 0.65%

aug vs July Site Overview

 

Website Committee Report for July 2016

  • The website committee is making new How To Videos to help users navigate the site
  • And we are collecting feedback to how to change the site to make it easier to use, please send feedback to webservant@adultchildren.org
  • The following shows monthly trends for users accessing the adultchildren.org website. Figures for June:
  • 50,569 User Sessions in April was up from 48,289 in May
  • 36,734 Unique users up from 34,507
  • 101,779 page views, up from 96,546
  • 67.73 % of users were new which was up from %
  • 52 % of users accessed the site with Mobile devices, 9% with tablets, and 39% with a desktop
  • The bounce rate (users leaving the site immediately) was 65.48 %, up from 65.04 %
  • The pages accessed the most often were
    • Laundry List – 22,600 views, 21.83% of the total page views
    • Find a meeting – 7,400 views (7.14%)
    • Find a meeting Search results 4,975 views (4.80%)
    •  The Problem – 3,949 views (3.81%)
    • Literature – 3,613 (3.49%)
  • Users continue to come from across the globe with the top 5 session counts from:
    • United States – 83.06 % of users
    • United Kingdom – 4.08 %
    • Canada – 3.48 %
    • Australia – 1.69 %
    • Russia – 0.76%