November 8, 2013
Going into the field days, hits surged in May to 122,000 as people sought information on closing dates.
According to usage statistics, interest spiked in August, the month before the field days, at 381,000 hits in total, with daily hits peaking at 22,500.
During the month of the field days, September, hits totalled 956,000, averaging almost 32,000 a day and peaking at 140,000 hits a day.
The website traffic did not slow in October with 217,000 hits for the month, averaging 7000 a day.