Blog turns ONE.

It’s been 365 days since I decided to enter the world of travel blogging. Yes, & The Wknd Travel Facebook Page were created a year ago. Time flies really fast when you enjoy what you do. I know I’ve struggled in keeping the blog updated due to busy work & personal life schedule; but I am beyond grateful for everything the blog & the Facebook page has achieved in a such a short span of time. I did not expect everyone’s reception to be this good.

Let me share to you some details below. You’ll see why I am really happy of what the site & the Facebook page has achieved in just a year.

1 blog
1 Facebook page
5 sets of travel tips shared
7 countries visited in blog posts
8 previous trips revisited
16 places (cities, islands & towns) featured
28 Facebook campaigns
31 blog comments
33 articles posted
47 Facebook posts
67 countries reached by posts
365 days online
2,654 Facebook page likes
2,818 social media followers
18,602 unique visitors
23,608 (& counting) blog views
58,000+ Facebook post engagements (likes, comments, shares & clicks)
379,319 Facebook accounts / feeds reached

Crazy set of numbers, eh? Let us look at some ‘fun facts‘ about the website & the Facebook page. Thanks WordPress for some of the details below.

Month/s with the most number of blog posts – January & April (5 posts each)
Day with the most views – 21 January 2017 (1,004 views)
Most clicked linkGetGo website (99 clicks)
Month with the most number of views – January 2017 (6,234 views)
Most popular day of the week – Wednesday (17% of the views)
Most popular hour – 2:00 PM (8% of the views)
Most viewed postTuesday Tip: How to be a CHAMP in booking low-fare tickets (11,486 views)
Top referrerFacebook (17,067 referrals)
Facebook post with the most engagementTuesday Tip: How to be a CHAMP in booking low-fare tickets (18,600+ engagements)

Top 5 countries where most number views came from:
Philippines – 19,798 views
United States of America – 1,847 views
Japan – 191 views
Singapore – 159 views
United Arab Emirates – 105 views

Just wow! I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has helped, encouraged & inspired me from the start. Thank you to all who has read, liked & shared the posts in the blog & in the Facebook page. I created the blog & the Facebook page not having an idea that it would last a year. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

This is just the beginning. I know I am still new to the world of blogging but I am determined to learn more & also to share more tips, guides & experiences to everyone. From the bottom of my heart, thank you. ❤️

Much love,

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