It’s time for the periodic Buffalo Rising traffic update. . .
From March 1, 2009 through May 31, 2009, BuffaloRising.com has received 574,485 visits from 214,185 unique visitors. Compared to the same time period last year, visitors have increased 18% and unique visitors are up 34%. In our last report, we mentioned that February was our largest month ever with 71,956 unique visitors – well every month since then has eclipsed that record and March is our new all-time high with 81,419 unique visitors.
It’s now clear that our former print readers have joined us online and we appreciate those of you who have made that transition.
Our traffic report also gives some insight into what
businesses and/or terms are hot in Buffalo. Between March 1 and May 31, here are the 10 non-branded (ie not Buffalo Rising related)
keywords sending traffic to our site:
5.) Buffalo Restaurant Week
the 10 network locations (not counting consumer-focused ISP’s like Road
Runner) that sent the most visitors to buffalorising.com are nearly identical to those who sent the most traffic in the first two months of the year with the addition of M&T Bank (which replaced Citicorp):