March 4, 2013

Quinnipiac Athletics' February Web and Social Media Traffic Reaches All-Time Highs

Traffic to the Official Website of Quinnipiac Athletics, QuinnipiacBobcats.com, as well as the Department's social media sites reached new highs for the month of February. 

Pageviews to:                      
QuinnipiacBobcats.com:          

636,082 (record) (Previous record: 552,527
(March 2010/NEC Playoffs))

Facebook.com/quathletics posts' views:    222, 519            
Twitter.com/quathletics clicks: 3,021 (record)          
Youtube.com/quinnipiacathletics views:  18,537            

February's traffic to QuinnipiacBobcats.com totaled 636,082 views, surpassing the previous high of 552,527 in March of 2010. In addition, Quinnipiac University Athletics' posts on Facebook  (facebook.com/quathletics) received 222,519 views while the Department of Athletics' Twitter account (twitter.com/quathletics) reached 2,549 followers that clicked through 3,021 times. Quinnipiac Athletics' YouTube account, known as QUTube (youtube.com/quinnipiacathletics), reached 18,537 views for the month.

In addition to the monthly record views, QuinnipiacBobcats.com received a single-day record of 43,093 visits on February 23, 2013.

"In addition to the record year by our teams and student-athletes, our campus, alumni, parents and fans have also had a record year attending our games, watching on TV and posting, following and viewing on the internet," Director of Athletics Jack McDonald said. "We are very grateful to the amazing support of our student-athletes and of the university."