Locally Grown site traffic report for November, 2009

web-traffic-Nov-2009-sshot LoGroNo (Locally Grown Northfield) traffic for November was both up and down from September, according to Google Analytics:

  • 8,547 Absolute Unique Visitors: Previous: 8,334 (+2.56%)
  • 18,242 Visits: Previous: 19,222 (-5.10%)
  • 37,128 Pageviews: Previous: 41,502 (-10.54%)

That’s our second-highest ever for site visitors, eclipsed only by Nov. 2008 (election year).

Participation

We had 664 comments, down from 882. (We’re now using a new plugin to track number of comments.)

We’re now using a rolling 30-day count for number of different commenters. As of this post, it’s at 75. We’ve been averaging 60-80 since March, 2009. 

PageRank

Our Google PageRank value is 5 out of a possible 10 points according to PRChecker. (PageRank uses a base-10 logarithmic scale, same as the Richter scale. So a site with a PageRank of 5 has approximately ten times the traffic of a site with a PageRank of  4.)

Referrers

Where did our traffic come from? Our top ten (we thank you!) Northfield-area referrers:

Rank – Source – Visits

03: northfield.org: 1485
10: pressville.org: 99
11: bleeet.blogspot.com: 95
12: nddc.org: 88
18: milltowncycles.org 46 
23: kymnradio.net: 39
30: northfieldrotary.org: 28
32: stolaf.edu: 25
36: mayorstaskforcenorthfield.org: 20 
40: northfieldhistory.org 18
42: directorsimon.wordpress.com: 15

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