February 5, 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 moves into the Spring semester.

During January, 2013, 162,011 visitors accessed Gomatadors.com with a "total hits" number of 5,265,719, the fourth-largest month since CSUN Athletics moved its website from CBS Sports to Presto Sports in September, 2011.

The 162,011 "total visitors" was the third-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 14 months, "total hits" per month have averaged 3,864,680.

Below are the number of "total visitors" and "total hits" in January (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.

January, 2013 – 162,011 Total Visits; 5,265,719 Total Hits
1. Men's Basketball (7,131 total hits)
2. Men's Volleyball (5,102 total hits)
3. Baseball (4,919 total hits)
4. Women's Basketball (3,419 total hits)
5. Men's Soccer (2,815 total hits)
6. Softball (2,466 total hits)
7. Men's Track & Field (2,363 total hits)
8. Women's Water Polo (1,595 total hits)
9. Women's Volleyball (1,343 total hits)
10. Women's Track & Field (1,265 total hits)
11. Women's Soccer (1,065 total hits)
12. Women's Tennis (738 total hits)
13. Men's Golf (610 total hits)
14. Women's Golf (500 total hits)
15. Men's Cross Country (482 total hits)
16. Women's Cross Country (341 total hits)

Total Number of Hits on Gomatadors.com (September, 2011 through January, 2013)
1. Baseball (82,420 total hits)
2. Men's Basketball (65,530 total hits)
3. Men's Soccer (52,323 total hits)
4. Men's Volleyball (38,186 total hits)
5. Softball (36,298 total hits)
6. Women's Basketball (32,767 total hits)
7. Women's Volleyball (30,414 total hits)
8. Women's Soccer (30,337 total hits)
9. Men's Track & Field (19,168 total hits)
10. Women's Water Polo (14,526 total hits)
11. Women's Track & Field (11,840 total hits)
12. Men's Golf (10,917 total hits)
13. Women's Tennis (10,766 total hits)
14. Men's Cross Country (9,174 total hits)
15. Women's Golf (8,108 total hits)
16. Women's Cross Country (6,977 total hits)

Total Hits Per Month on Gomatadors.com
1. 7,403,187 Total Hits (November, 2012)
2. 5,492,446 Total Hits (October, 2012)
3. 5,300,519 Total Hits (September, 2012)
4. 5,265,719 Total Hits (January, 2013)
5. 4,402,386 Total Hits (August, 2012)

Total Visits Per Month on Gomatadors.com
1. 222,729 Total Visitors (November, 2012)
2. 178,735 Total Visitors (October, 2012)
3. 162,011 Total Visitors (January, 2013)
4. 156,831 Total Visitors (March, 2012)
5. 156,679 Total Visitors (September, 2012)