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v25n3 October 2017

DRAFT

FICC web report, October 2017

This article is available online at www.goo.gl/hkVqST. Type that address into your browser and the online version has all the links in place, so from there you can just click.

Web traffic  
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Catalog Progress
Detail pages for Page 6 of the Catalog were completed in July.



v25n3 July 2017

DRAFT

FICC web report, May 2017

This article is available online at www.goo.gl/hkVqST. Type that address into your browser and the online version has all the links in place, so from there you can just click.

Web traffic  
We have had a total of 1,140 visitors from 64 countries since July 2016, when records began. That's just under 400 for the quarter-year with five new countries: Latvia, Austria, Egypt, Lithuania and most recently Iceland.

Catalog Progress
The project to write detail pages for every entry in the Catalog began in late 2015. Page 5 (1900-1913) is nearly complete and that is well over half way. There is a reasonable chance of completing the work by the end of 2017 or early 2018. Members are invited to check the pages for inaccuracies, either philatelic or linguistic and report them to webmaster@firstissues.org.



v25n2 April 2017

DRAFT

FICC web report, February 2017

This article is available online, with links in place, at www.goo.gl/hkVqST.

Forum
Invitations were sent to all FICC members to join the online forum and 21 have done so. The invitations are time-limited so if you need another, just write to webmaster@firstissues.org. Postings have been sparse so far, but it is hoped that traffic will pick up.

Web site traffic  
As at 3rd February, we’d had 757 visitors from 59 countries, the most recent new flags being Finland, Jamaica and Iran.

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Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
One of my new-year resolutions is to improve the site's SEO, in other words, attract more visitors by improving our standing on the various search engines. One of our failings is lack of mentions in social media. Without wishing to stereotype FICC members or stamp collectors in general, they are not likely to be the most active users of social media simply because most did not grow up with it. I have added buttons to the home page to share the site on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn and to email it to a contact. If you have an account with these services, please click and share it, then come back every month-or-so and do it again.

Web Site Catalogue Progress
Detail pages are now in place for the first four pages of the FICC catalog, 1840-1899. I am taking a short break at this point to work on another project, but will be back on duty writing FICC pages by the time of the next quarterly report.




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