December 2016 | BGS communications dashboard

Here is a round up of metrics for December 2016. For all social media, the item shown is the most popular this month.

BGS Web Stats

Top search phrases

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Top ten web pages

  1. Downloads, 63,073 visitors
  2. BGS home page, 61,274 visitors
  3. Lexicon, 15,591 visitors
  4. Geology of Britain viewer, 11,786 visitors
  5. Map and map data viewers, 7,863 visitors
  6. Search borehole scans, 6,443 visitors
  7. Search the BGS website, 6,004 visitors
  8. BGS maps portal, 4,870 visitors
  9. OpenGeoscience, 4,836 visitors
  10. Coordinate converter, 4,492 visitors

Earthwise page of the month

Overview of Groundwater in Africa

The main hydrogeological environments in Africa


21,726 Twitter followers

M8.0 #earthquake off the coast of Papua New Guinea. #Tsunami alert issued.