Category Archives: Weekly Index

Weekly Index, April 1-7, 2024

This week: 10 new posts;1,009 people made 2,180 pageviews; the average view was 8:59; 141 plays on our podcasts systems

There were 3,901 posts on Cortes Currents at the end of the week, and 72.48% of the onsite traffic went to posts made prior to April 1. The aggregate count for CityWest’s Cable Cut In Whaletown – Cortes Currents (Mar 28, 2024) rose to 426. Breaking down crime statistics on Vancouver Island – CHLY 101.7 FM Nanaimo (Aug 9, 2023) is now 253.

This week’s leading posts, in terms of views, were:

  1. (96 views) Beyond Personal Carbon Impacts, Seeking A More Sustainable Planet – Cortes Currents
  2. (93 views) SRD Update: March 27th meeting and more – Cortes Currents
  3. (90 views) ‘It was created for settlers by settlers’ – Pique Magazine

This Week’s new posts are:

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Weekly Index, Mar 25-31, 2024

This week: 1,113 people made 2,631 pageviews; average was view 2:34; 201 plays of our podcast systems

There are now 3,889 posts on Cortes Currents, and 65.03% of the traffic went to posts made more than a week ago. Two stories from the previous week continued to have considerable traffic: Cortes Food Bank At A Crossroad (Mar 22) now has an aggregate count of 221 and West Coast multi-millionaires gift land for parks and donate remainder of their fortune to philanthropy (Mar 18) reached 167. Quadra Island considering opting-in to Short-Term Rental Accommodations Act (Mar 12) reached 208. There have been 60,210 views of Where Are Germany’s Bears, Wolves And Eagles ( Apr 2016 ) and 33,664 on  Canada’s National Debt (Oct 2019).

This week’s leading posts, in terms of views, are currently:

  1. (353 views) CityWest’s Cable Cut In Whaletown
  2. (126 views) Area C Opts-in; New Details About The Short Term Rental Accommodation Act
  3. (96 views) Short Term Rental Decisions for Electoral Areas B, C and D

This week’s New Posts:

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Weekly Index, Mar 18-24, 2024

This week: Independent Analytics states1,043 people made 2,363 pageviews on Cortes Currents; average session 3:33 min; 164 plays on podcast systems

There are now 3,876 posts on Cortes Currents. 69.70% of the traffic went to posts made prior to last week. Highlights: Cortes Island Opts in to BC Short Term Rental Act; Quadra Considering (Mar 5) had another 22 views and reached an aggregate count of 180; Herring Roe on the Beach at Smelt Bay (Mar 14) reached an aggregate count of 108 views. 

The top 3 articles this week, in terms of views, were:

  1. (179 views) Cortes Food Bank At A Crossroad – Cortes Currents
  2. (131 Views) West Coast multimillionaires gift land for parks and donate remainder of their fortune to philanthropy – Canada’s National Observer
  3. (73 views) A lifetime of experience in four classes: Linnaea’s Homegrown Series – Cortes Currents

This Week’s new articles are:

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Weekly Index, March 11-17, 2024

This week: 9 new articles; 822 people made 1,644 pageviews; 1,127 plays on our podcast systems

There are now 3,876 posts on Cortes Currents and 83.63% of the traffic went to posts that were made prior to last week. Some highlights: Community Meeting for Cortes Zoning Bylaw Update  (Mar 7) now has an aggregate total of 236 views; Op-ed: Reflections on the Cortes Bylaw update meeting (Mar 9) has 199 views; CIA on Folk U Radio: Desolation Sound #4 )Mar 9) has 114.

This week’s top articles, in terms of views were:

  1. (80 Views) Herring Roe on the Beach at Smelt Bay
  2. (57 views this week) Op-ed: Reflections on the Cortes Bylaw update meeting (Mar 9)
  3. (43 Views) Cortes Island’s Virtual Homeshare Forum

This week’s new articles are:

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