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.
There were 294,921 page views in February. The most popular pages on christchurchcitylibraries.com:
- Kids Treaty Zone (NEW)
- The Treaty of Waitangi / Te Tiriti o Waitangi (kids) NEW
- Press Display about page (2nd last month)
- 22 February 2011 Canterbury earthquake for kids (10th last month)
- Books browse page (3rd last month)
- Waitangi Day (kids) NEW
- Kids browse page (4th last month)
- Sparks NEW
- Learning Centres NEW
- Chinese New Year NEW
It was good to see our Treaty information so well utilised this month, other popular pages included the Treaty Timeline (16th), The Treaty of Waitangi – Te Tiriti o Waitangi (17th), our post Waitangi Day in Christchurch and Canterbury – Saturday 6 February 2016 (19th). Our updated news item Status of libraries – Tuesday 16 February came in at number 23.
February’s popular blog posts
On the Christchurch City Libraries blog – 32 posts published:
Photos on Flickr
There were 66,893 page views in February on Flickr. It now has a total of 5,191,142 page views.
Top on Twitter
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Kia ora all, latest update is that Peterborough, New Brighton, Upper Riccarton, Linwood, South are closed #eqnz #chch ^VT
Kia ora, New Brighton Library is closed for the moment. Will adjourn you asap. #chch #eqnz ^VT
Wonderful piece on the history of Begg’s, a South Island institution. ^MT https://t.co/yB32LXFUYm
Sunday 14 February was a busy day on Twitter, as FTL staff Vanessa and Rebecca did a stellar job keeping people informed of library closings and openings after the afternoon earthquake. There were 23,084 impressions that day.
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Who lived in your house 90-odd years ago? Our digitised Christchurch telephone directory from 1922 might have the answer. http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/DigitalCollection/Publications/Directories/Telephone1922/ ^Moata
Photographers went out yesterday to capture views of Christchurch. I reckon they did a beautiful job. http://www.dphoto.co.nz/photography-news-equipment-and-camera-reviews-and-tutorials/2016/2/23/five-years-on-photographers-capture-christchurch ^Donna
I like to think this fountain is especially for all the people who lick their fingers when they turn pages in their library books (yes, we know you do that) ^Moata http://i.giphy.com/26hlSOxkLb5NqBz9K.gif
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.