ScubaBoard

All about Scuba diving, by divers for divers.

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Welcome to ScubaBoard, the world's largest scuba diving community. Registration is not required to read the forums, but we encourage you to join. Joining has its benefits and enables you to participate in the discussions.

Benefits of registering include

  • Ability to post and comment on topics and discussions.
  • A Free photo gallery to share your dive photos with the world.
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Welcome to ScubaBoard

ScubaBoard.com is the world’s largest online diver’s community! With well over 200,000 registered users and an average of 200 active users every minute of the day; we are an amazing way to reach thousands of active divers daily. Visitors range from experienced diving enthusiasts to soon-to-be divers who dive all over the world and love to talk about it. Advertising with us provides a unique opportunity to present your product or service to people who really enjoy diving and most of our users dive A LOT!

Feature Packed

From the user driven topics and discussions, almost every diving equipment manufacturer has entrusted ScubaBoard to be their official forum to communicate with the public about their products, FAQ’s, and customer service.

While the forums are the most active part of ScubaBoard, there is so much more to the site, and best of all... It’s all FREE for members to use and everyone to read!

Features include:

  • Forums - A place for members to discuss topics openly, but moderated to keep discourse friendly and discussions on topic.
  • Articles - Complete stories written by experts, industry professionals, and other select contributors.
  • Photo Gallery - A public place to post your photos and view other member’s images.
  • Live Chat - Members have the opportunity to converse with each other in real time via our Live Chat!
  • Classifieds - Members can buy, sell, and trade their way to the treasures they’ve been looking for in our huge classified section.
  • Buddy Finder - A comprehensive member search where results are easily displayed via google maps. Search by location, interest, and/or activity. In addition, easily find instructors, dive shops, or resorts.
  • Social Network - Local dive clubs, worldwide organizations, and connections with other divers make ScubaBoard a diverse social network.

Get more for your money

ScubaBoard has competitive rates and unsurpassed diver-focused exposure making your marketing dollars work harder. With the flexibility to change your campaign as often as you wish, you can advertise a promotion or event instantly, and even get immediate feedback from forum users. Receive a bi-weekly campaign reports to keep you and your business on track.

It is important for prospective advertisers to remember that ScubaBoard itself does not steer the discussions in one way or another. Our goal is to provide a friendly and FUN place where people can exchange ideas freely. Consequently, readers have the opportunity to evaluate many different perspectives from people they learn to trust.

Sign up and advertise with us today and become a part of the world’s largest diving community!

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ScubaBoard Statistics

Sources:

Google Analytics, Alexa.com, and ScubaBoard.com as of April 1, 2014. All statistics are a 3 month average unless otherwise noted. Some statistics are rounded off to nearest whole numbers.

Visitors: 800,000 / Month | 26,500 Daily
Unique Visitors: 500,000 / Month | 16,500 Daily
Of these visitors, only approximately 4,000 members log in to their accounts daily, the remainder are guests to the site.

Page Views: 3,250,000 / Month | 110,000 Daily
Registered Members: > 240,000
Threads (Topics): > 448,000
Posts: > 6.1 Million
Average New Members Daily: 83
More than 50,000 members have logged into their account in the last year.
Average Time on Site: 15 minutes 20 seconds
Average Page views (per visit): 10.49

For “non-bounce visits”

More than 10% of visitors view 20+ pages per visitAverage Page views (per visit): 10.49
More than 35% of visitors spend more than 10 minutesAverage Page views (per visit): 10.49
% of traffic from Search Engines: 74%
Average Page views (per visit): 10.49
Direct Traffic: 18%
Average Page views (per visit): 10.49
Referring Sites: 8%
Alexa Rank: Worldwide: 33,761 USA: 10,742 (Highest ranking for a scuba related website! Has been in the top 40,000 for more than 5 years!)

Demographics: 64% Male 36% Female
Age: 18-35: 7% 35-49: 49% 50+: 42%

# of Dives:

Not Certified 5%0-50 34%
51-100 21%101-500 27%
501-2500 12%2500+ 1.5%

How ScubaBoarders classified themselves in their user profiles:

New Diver 27%Vacation Diver 10%
Average Diver 25%Experienced 17%
Technical Diver 3%Commercial 1%
Instructor, DM, etc. 15%Industry Professionals 3%
  • 61.2% of users are from the United States
  • 30% have a household income from $60-100k
  • 41% have a household income over $100k

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