Sports Radio Boston – WEEI Boston Reports Online Stats SURGE WEEI-AM

WEEI.com reports jump in page views

August 27, 2009 11:01 AM

By Chris Reidy, Globe Staff

Sports Radio Boston WEEI

WEEI.com, the website of local sports radio station WEEI-AM, said that it recorded 4,279,677 page views in July, up from 2,275,405 in July 2008.

“This was the first time the site cracked the 4 million page views mark in a single month,” WEEI.com said in a press release.

A factor in the increased traffic was an initial round of “upgrades in content and design in August 2008,” WEEI.com said.

The station is facing a new challenge; earlier this month, 98.5 FM The Sports Hub debuted a similar format. To read some Globe stories about the Sports Hub, please click here and here.

Today’s press release from WEEI.com included a statement from Tim Murphy, vice president/general manager of WEEI.com.

“As WEEI.com has evolved and grown over the last 12 months, so has our audience,” Murphy said. “We’ve made WEEI.com into an easy-to-access portal for Boston’s best hyper-local sports content and the top sports talk radio in the country. We expect our growth to continue as the website continues to provide Boston sports fans the coverage, insight, and opinions of the sports landscape in the market.”

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