www.VisitVABlueRidge.com reached an ALL TIME monthly record with 88,917 unique website visitors in March! This is an 87% increase over March 2015 and an impressive average of over 2,800 unique visitors per day!
Year-To-Date stats also set RECORDS for January through March with website traffic totaling 179,103 in 2016 compared to 100,813 in 2015 and 79,576 in 2014.
A NEW VBR Blog has been created adding rich content with postings such as 36 Hours in the Blue Ridge Mountains and Must See Main Street: Buchanan Virginia Transports Visitors Back in Time. This content is shared on VBR social media channels, to over 80,000 followers, driving even more traffic back to the website.
Virginia's Blue Ridge online spring advertising campaign highlights popular seasonal events in the region, like the 611 steam train excursions, the American Chronicles: The Art of Normal Rockwell exhibit, outdoor recreation, and special events, which also played a large role in the increased visitor traffic.
The VBR website is the leading source of information for visitors and residents who are seeking activities in the region. To visit the responsive, mobile-friendly website, and to check out the new VBR Blog, go to www.VisitVABlueRidge.com.