Msg#: 8651 posted 11:07 pm on May 11, 2005 (gmt 0)
I'm not seeing as much of a decline in visitors... but I am in conversions which are much more troubling.
We're looking at doing a variety of promos, new media campaigns, etc. to see if we can broaden our reach and hopefully increase sales... but unfortunately it may come at the expense of a reduced margin.
My site is geared primarily towards teachers and Schools. During the summer months of July and August, my site visits drop significantly: 40% fewer visitors than May. Likewise, in December/January there is also a major drop in visits. I try to make any major changes to my site in late July. If anything goes wrong with my changes, the least number of visitors will be subjected to the problems and I'll have a week or 2 to tweak my changes in time for the "back to school" rush.
Msg#: 8651 posted 10:42 am on May 13, 2005 (gmt 0)
I do see a seasonal decline with my ATV related website but I was expecting that. When its cold out I get steady traffic through out the day. When its warm I get steady traffic only during late evening and night. Even with this decline I still saw over 1 million hits in April so I guess I cant complain.