Usage update: November 2009

It’s been several months since the last usage update in June so I thought I’d post some updated numbers.

In addition to the standard metrics below, I plotted our growth in page views and website visits over time starting at the beginning of 2009:

Between January and October 2009, we had a roughly 13% and 16% monthly growth rate in page views and visits, respectively. It’s pretty clear there was a steep climb in March and April when we started actively redirecting SymAtlas users to BioGPS. If you only look at growth after that transition (May – October), we see a monthly growth of 3% and 6% in page views and visits, respectively. Still some pretty healthy numbers I think.

(Also, our paper describing BioGPS has just been accepted for publication. We’re hoping for another bump when that comes out — more on this later…)

Finally, the standard line-up of metrics:

  • In October 2009, we had 21481 visits from 10586 unique visitors, resulting in 142,419 pageviews.
  • There are currently 262 registered plugins in the plugin library, registered by 43 unique users.
  • There are 2242 registered users of BioGPS, including 238 who joined in October.
  • There are a total of 1174 custom gene report layouts created by 627 users.

As always, feedback is welcome and appreciated…


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