January 2017 | BGS communications dashboard

Here is a round up of metrics for January 2017. 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, 78,929 visitors
  2. BGS home page, 78,598 visitors
  3. Lexicon, 19,937 visitors
  4. Geology of Britain viewer, 15,658 visitors
  5. Map and map data viewers, 11,157 visitors
  6. Earthquakes in the UK, 8,281 visitors
  7. Search borehole scans, 8,151 visitors
  8. BGS maps portal, 6,512 visitors
  9. GeoIndex, 6,090 visitors
  10. Earthquake Information, 5,722 visitors


YouTube views 10,248 for January

Earthwise page of the month

London Atlas: Geology

Aluminium: LRA


22,200 Twitter followers

Can any of our followers help @BBCRadio3? Please share your pebble pics with them.


2100 Instagram followers

Goat Crag, in Buttermere in the Lake District