WorshipTogether.com Sets Records For Visitors, Page Views And Video Views Over Easter 2013
Orange County, CA – WorshipTogether.com, part of the FrontGate Web Network, has been the flagship worship resource online for over 10 years, reaching worship leaders and music ministers who are seeking new songs and resources. Songs like “How Great Is Our God,” “Here I Am to Worship,” “Everlasting God,” “In Christ Alone” and “Your Grace Is Enough” are just the tip of the iceberg in their searchable database of over 1,000 songs with lyrics, audio streams, videos and scripture references indexed by tempo, theme, genre, tag and writer.
Easter 2013 saw the online community break records for total visitors, page views and video views. Total visitors reached 517,000, an increase of 30% from the previous record set in November 2011. The site topped 2,200,000 page views, up 27% from the November 2011 record. Visitors watched 900,000 video views, a massive increase of 119% over the previous record set at Easter 2012.
Overall, WorshipTogether.com has grown over 150% in the last 4 years.
The //www.WorshipTogether.com site averages over 300,000 unique site visits and 1.3 million page views each month generated from key content features including weekly free song downloads and New Song Cafe instructional videos featuring many of today’s most compelling and influential worship leaders and songwriters. Over 525,000 registered members are coming to the site, averaging almost 5 minutes per visit, to find the songs and resources they need to lead their services each week. The weekly newsletter update is sent to over 128,000 opt in subscribers featuring the latest songs, downloads and other content added to the site, as well as any new resources available for purchase.
Top Worship artists like Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman, Tim Hughes, Hillsong, Brenton Brown and Matt Maher were introduced to worship leaders and individual worshippers by EMICMG Publishing through WorshipTogether.com. New artists, writers and songs are continually being recruited, equipped and launched through the worship community by this powerful resource.
WorshipTogether.com is part of Capitol CMG Publishing. Capitol CMG Publishing is home to EMI CMG Publishing and Brentwood Benson Music Publishing, unified under the direction of President Eddie DeGarmo. In addition to having such songwriters as TobyMac, Kirk Franklin, Chris Tomlin, Casting Crows and Jars of Clay, the company also encompasses such prominent Christian music catalogs as Motown Gospel, sixsteps, Thankyou Music, Hillsong, Maranatha! Music, Emack Music, Reunion Music and the Sparrow catalogs, repository to numerous legendary gospel and Christian evergreens.
The site is also part of the FrontGate Worship Network reaching worship leaders, pastors and church musicians. FrontGate’s network also includes the musician community ChristianGuitar.org; Christian Musician Summits, the largest worship leader conferences in country; leading digital and print magazines Worship Musician and Christian Musician, Creator Magazine and more.
Established in 2001, FrontGate (//FrontGateMedia.com) is the leading culture-engaged media group & marketing service reaching the faith and family values audience which represents $4.6 billion worth of Christian products purchased by consumers annually according to USA Today, and the only media group founded for the purpose of marketing others’ projects rather than publishing content. This foundational focus on marketing has made FrontGate a leader for innovation in delivering the faith-based audience.
The firm just received the 2013 Crystal Trophy as the “Best Faith-based Website” in the Internet Advertising Competition, and was also honored with two 2012 WebAwards receiving the Standard of Excellence in Marketing and in Faith-Based.
Serving as “Your Gateway To The Christian Audience,” FrontGate’s ad network provides reach to more than 10 million people and 6 million email subscribers. The network includes the leading faith-based audience sites in their categories including ChristianCinema.com, NewReleaseTuesday.com, iTickets.com, ProjectInspired.com, Rapzilla.com, WashingtonTimes.com, WorshipTogether.com, and more, as well as key magazines and events. A complete roster can be found on the Media Kits channel at FrontGateMedia.com. In addition, the firm provides strategy and execution for Public Relations, Social Media, Media Buying, Global Pay Per Click campaigns and Merch Development. The company plays a key role in the success of movie studios, non-profit organizations, publishers and authors, record labels and artists, and more seeking faith-based and faith-friendly audiences.
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For more information on WorshipTogether.com or FrontGate Media, please contact:
Lori Lenz-Heiselman – FrontGate Media