News Has Gone Global at Lake Powell Life
Just 5 months into the launching of the new Lake Powell Life dot com, the local online news publication has gone global, with over 155,000 page views so far and rising by the thousands weekly. On the World Wide Web, www.LakePowellLife.com provides daily news for Page Lake Powell, the Grand Canyon, Navajo Nation, Kanab, Zion and Bryce — and there is a lot going on in this neck of the woods!
The online channel for news, events, and advertising — www.LakePowellLife.com — is the online arm of Lake Powell Communications, a multimedia publishing company that delivers radio, print, and online media to the Page Lake Powell area. Janet Brown, owner, built the site to portray the full gamut of life in the Lake Powell area — and named it Lake Powell Life.
For the past 30 years, KXAZ FM and KPGE AM have been the only radio stations broadcasting the local news in the Page Lake Powell area. Now, locals and visitors worldwide are reading the news daily at LakePowellLife.com. — Kerry K, Lake Powell Communications
Daily News for Page Lake Powell
As more visitors are becoming repeat readers of the daily news publication (60% to be exact), Lake Powell Life news writers have their eyes open and ears pricked. The growing hits on the Lake Powell Life site from across the nation indicate that the daily news about the Lake Powell area has become important to a growing number readers — from Arizona and Utah to New York to Europe. In fact, about 40% of visitors are finding Lake Powell Life news articles for the first time.
How does Lake Powell Life know these statistics? The Google Search Engine provides statistical data; including, the number of visitors to the site, the state and country they come from, and whether they are using a desktop computer or mobile device to visit the site.
Fresh News Daily
In order to deliver fresh news daily, staff writers review incoming news sources first thing in the morning and throughout the day. In addition to receiving local news tips, KXAZ radio News Director Billie Wright keeps in contact with Page Police, National Parks, City Council, and Chamber of Commerce and special feature writers Kerry K and Geri Kilgariff seek out news of sports, events, business, health, and special interest topics.
To assist visitors and tourists with their vacation plans, a list of local restaurants, pet sitters, boat rentals, services, and tours are all listed in a Business Directory on the site. Upon their arrival to Page Lake Powell, tourists can get the phone numbers and addresses of local businesses directly from their mobile devices with mobile-friendly, press-and-swipe capability.
This is one of the most unique and stunning areas in the world. Now that Lake Powell is open and Highway N20/89T provides fast access from Flagstaff, we are expecting a resurgence of local business to the Page area. — Kerry K
Area Attraction and Event information on the online news publication also help visitors navigate and plan their excursions in the area. Beautiful photos feature local photographer and author, Gary Ladd.
Lake Powell Life dot com is on the web at www.LakePowellLife.com.
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