WordPress migration to Jekyll, Cloud CMS integration, SES email forwarding, domain management and hosting
After 6 months working with WordPress to create a site themselves, the author of Chicago Gang History wasn’t seeing the kind of traffic they’d hoped for despite their hard work. Upon examination, Comfusion discovered a treasure trove of niche information that simply needed a little love.
After committing to work with us, we purchased them a domain name, migrated their existing site to CloudCannon, implemented a theme of their choosing, reworked the SEO and launched in 6 days.
I first created my site on WordPress and everything looked great but no traffic was coming in, when I took over a new domain with Comfusion, not only did I end up with a better and sleeker look I ended up with unbelievable traffic and climbed to the 2nd page on Google search in just a matter of weeks!
Since it’s launch on December 3, 2016, Chicago Gang History has continued to experiencehealthy organic growth. Shown below, a graph detailing number of new users for Chicago Gang History coming from Google during its first 13 weeks.
We measured how quickly Google noticed the site and started sending new users. Here’s how many came in, and how fast it happened: