February 2017 | BGS communications dashboard

Here is a round up of metrics for February 2017. For all social media, the item shown is the most popular this month.

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BGS Web Stats

Top search phrases

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Top ten web pages

  1. Downloads, 69,559 visitors
  2. BGS home page, 62,654 visitors
  3. Lexicon, 16,806 visitors
  4. Geology of Britain viewer, 14,190 visitors
  5. Map and map data viewers, 11,088 visitors
  6. Search borehole scans, 7,262 visitors
  7. BGS maps portal, 6,512 visitors
  8. OpenGeoscience, 5,383 visitors
  9. GeoIndex, 5,207 visitors
  10. What causes the man-made greenhouse effect?, 5,013 visitors


YouTube views 10,058 for February


23,954 Facebook likes

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2187 Instagram followers

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15,703 GeoBlogy page views

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