If you are a scuba diver, you are probably very familiar with one of the top scuba communities on the web today. DiveBuddy.com continues to make waves as its coverage spans all across the globe serving as the most extensive social network for scuba divers.
DiveBuddy.com is about to reach a monumental milestone as it hits the 1,000,000 unique visitor threshold. One of the most popular parts of the site is its 'Scuba Earth' which was established in 2007. It is an innovative way to find exactly what you are looking for in all things scuba. An interactive scuba diving map provides all the information that you will need on dive sites, dive centers, charter boats, other divers, events, training classes, dive clubs and so much more. This masterful method of meeting others and learning a wealth of information in the world of scuba has broken all kinds of records in its first year. Comparing it to PADI's 'Scuba Earth' in their first year (August 2012-July 2013) the statistics are staggering.
DB 3.4 million vs. PADI 3 million
Average Page Views Per Visit:
DB 19.5 vs. PADI 7.5
Average Visit Time:
DB 7 min 48 sec vs. PADI 5 min 28 sec
Total Users (Unique Visitors):
DB 55,754 vs. PADI 50,000
Besides all that there is so much more to offer new divers, skilled divers, dive instructors and those with an interest in getting into the sport. Don't forget to check out the stimulating articles, equipment reviews, scuba forums and absolutely amazing photos.
With statistics as unbelievable as these, it won't be long before DiveBuddy.com hits the next major milestone of attracting 2,000,000 unique visitors. Check it out for yourself. What a way to dive into the sport.