An interesting fact: 19 of our top 50 pages this month are for kids. Our kids pages are perennially popular.
August’s popular blog posts
- Poetry competition winners for 2013
- How to celebrate National Poetry Day – Friday 16 August 2013
- Getting my Freegal freak on
- Looking at our Christchurch Town Hall
- 140 characters of New Zealand Book Month
Photos on Flickr
It was a busy month for our images in August, with 136,446 views. 13 and 20 August (Storylines pictures) both got more than 7600 page views.
We are at 1,510,618 page views. This is good news as we reached the million mark on 23 October 2012.
Top on Twitter
- Plans for a new Central Library for #chch http://ow.ly/nPt3F in today’s @PressNewsroom ^DR
- Crime writing superstar Kathy Reichs is in #chch 23 Sept. http://ow.ly/o782I Book now & read her books http://ow.ly/o788c ^DR
- A stonking list of sci-fi & fantasy must-reads http://ow.ly/nPgHf Lovely stuff from @flavorwire ^DR
We have 2540 followers.
- Christchurch city scenes http://ow.ly/nUi9r Take a look at #chch days gone by. 1+ a day: sample our digital delights. ^DR
- Crime writing superstar Kathy Reichs (professor and leading forensic anthropologist) is coming to Christchurch, courtesy of The Press Christchurch Writers Festival. She’s the creator of the character Temperance Brennan and producer of Bones). Book now for her talk http://ow.ly/o782I and read her books (but I bet a lot of you have already). http://ow.ly/o788c ^Donna
- RT @ww100nz: New Zealand received the news of the outbreak of #WW1 at 1 p.m. on 5 August 1914 (NZ time). http://t.co/2Wq7HEHUul