Happy New Year to all! Along with the inevitable holiday traffic we all sat through in December, the Wonderful Machine site also saw a good (and much more tolerable) amount of traffic. Last month, our search site generated 11,689 sessions and 37,438 pageviews, with the sessions up 4% from December of last year.
Below are the top-clicked WM photographers in December. Hillary Maybery topped the charts (probably because of her amazing elk photos, which went viral on our blog last month!), followed by Kevin Necessary, Laura Stevens, Trinette + Chris, Gareth Brown, David W. Johnson, Lauren Perlstein, Joe McNally, Janine Joffe and David Arky.
Here are the top countries from which our (trackable) December traffic came. The US was followed by China, UK, Canada and France.
Below is the WM blog traffic from December. It saw 16,588 sessions and 55,779 pageviews, with the number of sessions up 2.55% from December of last year. The percent of new sessions was up 11.86%, meaning we’re attracting new viewers!
Thanks to all of our members who let us know about successes this month! Here are a few:
And that wraps up December’s analytics. If you need help understanding your own Analytics, we have a tutorial on Google Analytics and Google has an informative Help page as well.
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