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.
Kids colouring korowai maumahara. Matariki Whānau day at Rehua Marae, Saturday 27 June 2015. Flickr 2015-06-27-IMG_7243
There were 331,191 page views in June. The most popular pages on christchurchcitylibraries.com:
- Matariki for kids (new) it peaked on 18 June
- Books browse page (1st last month)
- Learning centres (4th last month)
- Matariki (new)
- Kids browse page (2nd last month)
- My account (5th last month)
- Canterbury earthquake 2011 for kids (3rd last month)
- PressDisplay resource page (6th last month)
- Matariki 2015 blog post (new)
- OverDrive resource page (8th last month)
Matariki showed its strength this month. Also in the top 50 pages were our pages on making putiputi and whetu, on tukutuku, and the Te Ao Māori page for kids.
Matariki Community Art Project at Shirley Library – Te Kete Wānanga o Ōraka. People are making a paper korowai maumahara (memory cloak) from stencil rubbings. Flickr DSC04942
June’s popular blog posts
On the Christchurch City Libraries blog – 65 posts published:
- Lyttelton Harbour Festival of Lights 2015 Vanessa
- Matariki — Māori New Year 2015 Donna
- NCEA Booklists Rachel
Photos on Flickr
There were 112,663 views in June. Flickr is at 4,587,716 page views.
Top on Twitter
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Game of Lego football taking place at Central Library Manchester, with Lego librarian on the sideline. ^DR
Come along to the Whānau #Matariki day at Rehua Marae, St Albans, #chch – Sat 27 June! ^DR
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Wow, I’ve seen domino chains of books before but this really is a record setter! ^Vanessa
Got footage or photos like this from pre-quake Christchurch? Would you consider adding them to our online archive, Kete Christchurch? http://ketechristchurch.peoplesnetworknz.info/ ^Moata
If you are interested in how we derive our rankings, we measure page views on our website, organic reach for Facebook posts, and impressions for tweets.
Te Pao o Tahu kapa haka group in performance, Matariki at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Sunday 21 June 2015. Flickr 2015-06-21-IMG_7704