May’s Top 50: Home Improvement and iPhone 6 Rumors
May 2014 was a rather quiet month for our top 50 websites. Most sites saw steady increases in their unique visitor count — but a few did have remarkable results! See what our data tells us in the following post.
Sunday Series: Home Improvement Fast Movers
With warm weather comes beach and camping trips, outdoor grilling, sunbathing, and… home improvement projects. May is the month when hopeful DIYers and gardeners begin researching, planning, and getting excited for all of their summer projects. This is shown quite clearly with a 3.47% increase in unique visitors to the category and spikes upwards of 100% for a few of the fastest moving home improvement sites.
Traffic Report: March Top 50 Sites
The top 9 sites remained unchanged from February to March. Among those, Bing and Amazon experienced the largest growth with traffic up 12% and 19% respectively. There was a general rise in traffic to many sites, across all categories, due in part to the return to a full 31-day month.
Sunday Series: Home Improvement Sites Building Up Traffic As Winter Approaches
Image from: Home Improvement / Shutterstock Maybe it’s just me, but once the cold weather hits and I’m forced inside I begin to get incredibly antsy. According to the top growing sites in the Home Improvement category, I’m probably not alone. As temperatures drop, it looks like more and more people are looking at how to occupy themselves in their own homes, including committing to repairs and perhaps one of
Sunday Series: Home Improvement Top Movers
Image from: Home Improvement Image / Shutterstock Our Sunday Series this week features top movers in the home improvement category. These sites experienced a big increase in unique visitors month-over-month.
Battle of the DIY-ers: Home Depot vs. Lowes
Image from: Photosync / Shutterstock This past weekend my roommate and I embarked on a small “Do-It-Yourself” project. In need of supplies, we headed out on a shopping trip, but we argued over which home improvement store to visit; she wanted to go to Home Depot and I wanted Lowes. So then I wondered – which home improvement store is more popular with consumers? To find out, I checked the
It’s 10PM; do you know where your shoppers are?
One of the many reasons people love online shopping is the freedom to place orders anytime, anywhere. We’ve all bought a pair of shoes at 3AM once, right? (Maybe that’s just me.) I was curious to see how many people actually are shopping in the wee hours of the night, and what times of day are most popular for e-commerce. I broke down the day into one-hour segments, and looked