Topics That Will Attract Visitors

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What are people looking for? What are they hungering to learn more about? What topics would bring visitors to your site again and again as they seek to satisfy their interests?

The Florida Catholic Newspaper (thefloridacatholic.org) conducted a survey, which was published in their January 21, 1999, issue, to find out what topics would make the paper more appealing to readers and thus increase circulation. What works for Catholic newpapers also works for Catholic websites. Here is the list of topics showing how much interest there is in each one:

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In order of popularity

42% Liturgy & Sacraments
41% Prayer & Spirituality
38% Moral & Social Issues
38% Partaking in Church Life
36% Seasonal Topics
35% Diocesan & Parish Life
32% Prominent Catholics
29% Church Social Teachings
29% Church Leader News
24% Diverse Age Groups
19% Church Institutions
17% Diverse Race Groups

 

   

 

 

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