In June, we delivered 239,947 permission-based emails to our 11,932 members that have requested one or more daily email summaries of new articles approved in the 222 categories we currently support. The main EzineArticles newsletter goes out to 13,793 members and this blog has 381 members that receive email notifications.
2,895 articles (96 per day) were forwarded to a friend by our users and over 2 million visitors surfed the site. The peak traffic load is between Noon and 3pm CST. The lowest traffic time is from midnight to 1am CST and 3-4am CST. Peak day is Wednesday and lowest traffic day was Monday’s. Daily aggregate page views (PV’s) are over 100k.
Our users are primarily 72.6% on MSIE for their browser with 14.3% on FireFox, 3% on Safari, .9% on Netscape and .6% on Opera. 87.4% of our users are on Windows and 4.3% on Mac.
Two records were set last month as our 200,000th hand-approved article was accepted and Lance became the first author to submit more than 1,000 articles in a month:
|Platinum : Lance Winslow – 1111|
|Platinum : Michael Russell – 592|
|Basic PLUS : Josh Riverside – 141|
|Platinum : Ross Bainbridge – 130|
|Platinum : Ugur Akinci – 130|
|Platinum : Richard Romando – 121|
|Basic PLUS : Eddie Tobey – 121|
|Basic PLUS : Jennifer Bailey – 120|
|Basic PLUS : Ken Marlborough – 119|
|Platinum : Steve Valentino – 118|
|Basic PLUS : Jimmy Sturo – 115|
|Platinum : Kent Pinkerton – 109|
|Platinum : Dr. Gary S. Goodman – 108|
|Platinum : Kristy Annely – 106|
|Platinum : Thomas Morva – 105|
|Platinum : Marcus Peterson – 101|
(I included every expert author that submitted more than 100 articles in June for the above list)
We have many goals for July, mostly concerned with an increased concentration on improving quality internally with our systems and externally with the type of content we accept. Thanks for being part of the EzineArticles.com system and family of over 28,000 expert authors!