San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2012
Conference Hound (http://www.conferencehound.com), the global conference discovery platform passed the one million page views-per-month mark during the month of August, the company announced today. During this period, Conference Hound achieved 1,185,609 page views from 843,689 unique visitors. The conference discovery site’s growth in unique users represents a 160% month-over-month jump over the 30 day period from July 1 to July 30, 2012. The data from is provided to the company by Google Analytics.
Commenting on the rapid growth, Conference Hound CEO Bruce Carlisle said, “Conference attendees represent an extremely high value audience who are frequently difficult for conference organizers and advertisers to reach. Conference attendees tend to be business professionals who travel frequently.” He added, “Not only do these attendees spend company money on conference passes, air, hotels and meals, they also spend personal funds to make their conference visits more experiential and fun.”
Carlisle went on to say, “We are very encouraged by this dramatic growth. People who go to conferences use our platform tactically. This report demonstrates that we are gaining traction and acceleration, particularly in the area of our syndicated content, by which we mean the listings and content that we feed to other vertically oriented websites and blogs.”
Publishers and bloggers interested in syndicating Conference Hound’s conference by industry conference listing may use widgets available at http://conferencehound.com/widgets/industry. Installation of these widgets on publisher sites and blogs is straightforward and easily accomplished and there is no charge for deployment.
About Conference Hound
Conference Hound is the first attendee-centric conference discovery engine that helps attendees find conferences, trade shows, festivals and connections all over the world filtered by a variety of criteria including date, industry, city, venue, speakers, and social network colleagues and friends.
Conference Hound helps attendees connect with the conferences that enable them to grow their careers, enrich their professional lives and to have fun while making the most of the conference-going experience. Based in San Francisco, Conference Hound is a seed stage company founded by Bruce Carlisle, former CEO & co-founder of pioneering digital marketing agency, “SF Interactive”. Jay Hung, formerly of Yahoo!, Scripps Network sites including The Food Network, and social startup, Mixture, is the company's Chief Technology Officer (CTO). The ‘Houndsm currently offers a platform of more than 80,000 curated and filterable conference listings including social connection information for speakers and attendees. Its growing database of conference speakers exceeds 6,000. In addition, the platform provides localized leisure and entertainment opportunities, editorial coverage of conferences and conference culture and a variety of branded tools for conference organizers. Sniff out the ‘Hound at: http://conferencehound.com and follow us on Twitter @conferencehound.