Community News Site Breaks Record Readership
– August 1, 2012 10:00 am
PotomacLocal.com has not only reached but exceeded 60,000 page views in a single month for the first time since its launch in June 2010.
A website with a hyperlocal focus on the community it serves, PotomacLocal.com was viewed 63,416 times in July by 23,366 unique visitors who trusted PotomacLocal.com as their source for breaking news and events in Dumfries, Stafford, and Woodbridge. The previous high for the website set in May, 2012 was 50,291 page views by 20,285 unique visitors.
“The investment we’ve made in building a community news and events resource from the ground up is beginning to pay off. We are thankful for our readers and sponsors who visit us every day to be apart of our connected community,” said PotomacLocal.com Publisher Uriah Kiser.
PotomacLocal.com is not only supported by its loyal reader base, but also a select group of community businesses and organizations that have partnered with the independent media site to grow awareness for their brands.
“With our unique focus on our local sponsors, we work hard to help brand them as local experts in our community, which helps to inform our readers who not only live here, but those who are considering moving here,” said Kiser.
Read by visitors from across the Northern Virginia region and the world, PotomacLocal.com covers the communities of Dale City, Dumfries, Lake Ridge, Occoquan, and Woodbridge in Prince William County, Va., and North Stafford in Stafford County, Va.
PotomacLocal.com is the only locally owned independent source of news and information published daily on the web in the region.