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April 2016: Who read what on

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Key metrics

Key metrics for, April 2016

Key metrics for, April 2016

April was close to a record month for key metrics for With over 581,000 pageviews in over 362,000 sessions and 277,000 users from all over the world, we can say we are one of the largest publishing platforms for pharmacists. A total of 36.4% of the users came from the UK, followed by 25% from the United States. The remaining users came from India, Australia, Canada, Malaysia, Ireland and several other countries. 


The most popular section in April was News and Analysis (152,000 pageviews) followed by Learning (134,000 pageviews), Opinion (63,600 pageviews), Careers (23,000 pageviews), Your RPS (6,000 pageviews) and our newly launched Research section. This follows our usual pattern, with News and Learning producing the highest number of articles and attracting the largest number of readers.

Article types

Learning article was the most popular article type on with 107,000 pageviews, followed by News and News in brief, which, combined, attracted 90,000 pageviews. Our Comment section was third with 30,000 pageviews, and in the fourth place we had our Career features and Features, which received 28,000 and 25,000 pageviews respectively. In the fifth place we had our CPD articles with 25,000 pageviews. 

Most popular articles of the month by article type

News, News in brief, events


Research briefing


CPD articles






Career feature

Career Q&A

Career profile

Your RPS

Perspective article

Review article

Site search terms

The most common search terms on were CPD, diabetes, asthma, stroke, liver, epilepsy, schizophrenia and hypertension.

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