March 18, 2013

Gomatadors.com Continues to Generate Strong Numbers

By Bob Vazquez, Assistant Athletic Director (Media Relations)

Northridge, Calif. – The power of the Internet.

Gomatadors.com, the website home of Cal State Northridge Athletics continues to generate extremely strong "total hits" numbers as the 2012-13 school year is in the midst of the Spring semester.

During February, 2013, 189,606 visitors accessed Gomatadors.com with a "total hits" number of 5,753,680, the second-largest month since CSUN Athletics moved its website from CBS Sports to Presto Sports in September (2011).

The 189,606 "total visitors" was the second-largest month for Gomatadors.com since the move to Presto Sports.

In September, 2011, Cal State Northridge moved its athletics website from CBS Sports to Presto Sports. During those 15 months, "total hits" per month have averaged 3,969,625.

Below are the number of "total visitors" and "total hits" in February (2013) for CSUN's 16 sports, and since Cal State Northridge moved its website to Presto Sports.

Gomatadors.com incorporates several social media avenues to publicize CSUN's 16 men's and women's sports. Social media avenues include Facebook, Twitter, You Tube, Internet Radio, and numerous video presentations.

February, 2013 – 189,606 Total Visits; 5,753,680 Total Hits
1. Baseball (10,519 total hits)
2. Men's Basketball (5,601 total hits)
3. Men's Volleyball (4,585 total hits)
4. Softball (4,441 total hits)
5. Men's Soccer (3,438 total hits)
6. Women's Basketball (2,655 total hits)
7. Men's Track & Field (2,330 total hits)
8. Women's Soccer (1,765 total hits)
9. Women's Water Polo (1,669 total hits)
10. Women's Volleyball (1,343 total hits)
11. Women's Track & Field (1,219 total hits)
12. Women's Tennis (1,018 total hits)
13. Men's Golf (791 total hits)
14. Women's Golf (655 total hits)
15. Men's Cross Country (509 total hits)
16. Women's Cross Country (315 total hits)

Total Number of Hits on Gomatadors.com (September, 2011 through February, 2013)
1. Baseball (92,239 total hits)
2. Men's Basketball (71,131 total hits)3. Men's Soccer (55,761 total hits)
4. Men's Volleyball (42,771 total hits)
5. Softball (40,739 total hits)6. Women's Basketball (35,422 total hits)
7. Women's Soccer (32,102 total hits)
8. Women's Volleyball (31,757 total hits)
9. Men's Track & Field (25,392 total hits)
10. Women's Water Polo (18,669 total hits)
11. Women's Track & Field (15,276 total hits)
12. Men's Golf (11,708 total hits)
13. Women's Tennis (11,284 total hits)
14. Men's Cross Country (9,683 total hits)
15. Women's Golf (8,763 total hits)
16. Women's Cross Country (7,292 total hits)

Total Hits Per Month on Gomatadors.com

1. 7,403,187 Total Hits (November, 2012)
2. 5,753,680 Total Hits (February, 2013)
3. 5,492,446 Total Hits (October, 2012)
4. 5,300,519 Total Hits (September, 2012)
5. 5,265,719 Total Hits (January, 2013)
6. 4,232,645 Total Hits (March, 2012)
7. 4,402,386 Total Hits (August, 2012)
8. 4,232,645 Total Hits (April, 2012)
9. 4,109,424 Total Hits (December, 2012)
9. 3,840,870 Total Hits (February, 2012)
10. 3,704,527 Total Hits (May, 2012)

Total Visits Per Month on Gomatadors.com
1. 222,729 Total Visitors (November, 2012)
2. 189.606 Total Visitors (February, 2013)
3. 178,735 Total Visitors (October, 2012)
4. 163,625 Total Visitors (December, 2012)
5. 162,011 Total Visitors (January, 2013)
6. 156,831 Total Visitors (March, 2012)
7. 156,679 Total Visitors (September, 2012)
8. 142,104 Total Visitors (February, 2012)
9. 135,725 Total Visitors (April, 2012)
10. 132,226 Total Visitors (August, 2012)