Top of the web – January 2014

Kia ora. We explore what Christchurch City Libraries’ webpages and blog posts and social media postings were popular each month – so we can learn more about what our customers are interested in.

Website pages

Zinio was the most popular page other than the homepage, followed by the perennial favourite Kids.

January’s popular blog posts

Photos on Flickr

We now have 18,300 photos.

There were 184,854 views in January. Popular this month were photos from the opening of Central Library Manchester. We are at 2,270,078 page views.

Top on Twitter

We have 2855 followers, up 95 from last month. The most popular tweets:

http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/Heritage/Places/Public/Lyttelton-Road-Tunnel/
Info and pics on the Lyttelton Road Tunnel & the Peter Beaven designed tunnel building. # chch ^DR

http://booknotes-unbound.org.nz/bob-docherty-tips-encourage-children-love-reading/
Some really good advice for parents on encouraging a love of reading in their kids ^MO

http://sarahwerner.net/blog/index.php/2014/01/its-history-not-a-viral-feed/
You know those History pics on Twitter? All ain’t what it appears. A strong takedown from @wynkenhimself  ^DR

Photo of Opening of Lyttelton Road Tunnel
Opening of Lyttelton Road Tunnel, 27 February 1964

Facebook favourites

A pretty healthy Facebook month – Of our top 10 Facebook posts ever, 4 were published this month! Here are the top 3:

Streets kite dayCentral Library Manchester sign

We have 3568 likes.

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