Readers are turning to welovestornoway.com in their thousands, official data from Google shows.

August saw a new set of records set for the news and information website as monthly users were a shade under 60,000.

One article was read more than 28,000 times – and users spent longer than ever on each visit to the website.

Time spent per session on the website has steadily risen over the past five years.

And a surge in usage saw 28,728 users in one week of August.

Google Analytics figures for August 2020 show:

  • Users: 59.9K  Increase38.9%
  • Sessions: 267.6K  Increase15.1%
  • Average Session Duration: 00:02:04  Increase4.8%

This is a huge credit to the team at Stornoway Media Centre – who have surmounted the challenge of the pandemic by working from home…across the globe.  Our writers and contributors have been based in Vietnam, Greece and the USA as well as Portvoller!

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