As I go through our lists of top stories each week, there’s one that always stands out – Athlete of the Month. They aren’t often featured in this email, because we try to showcase a wide range of stories, but consistently they’re the powerhouses across the network.
This week’s Top 5 had three Athlete of the ‘Month’ polls – Lexington’s Player of Game vs. River Bluff (SC) , Trousdale County’s Athlete of the Fall (TN), and West Bloomfield’s Laker of the Month (MI).
As you plan out your future content plan and re-tool for Winter Sports (which are just around the corner), be sure to consider them. While it’s true that page views help drive your advertising revenue-sharing checks, and move you up the leaderboard, they’re also a great way to get the community involved on your site and recognize the athletes that energize them.
Here’s this week’s top stories from across the network: