BERN, Switzerland, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After nine years, Encuentra24.com has solidified its position as the leading online classifieds marketplace for Panama and Costa Rica. In the past month, the site recorded 4.1 million unique visitors and more than 80 million page views, meaning visitors tended to browse rather than bounce. Email analytics show that Encuentra24.com helped to generate 150,000 leads for both individual consumers and businesses.
Data from the past year reveals yet more plainly the traffic surge that has made Encuentra24.com a one-stop shop for sellers and buyers, both casual and professional. The site drew almost 50 million visitors who viewed 827 million pages. Registered users now number 840,000. All this activity has nurtured tremendous lead generation and relationship building, with 1.5 million leads during the 12-month recording period.
"We've made our site remarkably easy to use. Sellers can place ads in seconds, and our search engine visibility ensures that ads are seen by the right people," commented Encuentra24.com CEO Boris Metraux. "Our growth over the last 9 years is proof of our concept, as well as encouragement to continue innovating every aspect of our business."
Most classifieds services on Encuentra24.com are free; after registering for a basic account, users can post ads for goods and services or announce job vacancies, secure in the knowledge that their listing will be seen by the largest possible audience. Users can sell everything from jewelry and household goods to valuable antiques and collectibles.
Professional users who plan to conduct lots of business and need the most sophisticated and versatile tools can sign up for one of Encuentra24.com's premium memberships. Special packages are available focusing on motor vehicles, property and electronics. The most inclusive of these packages enable users to create virtual storefronts with all the features and functions one would expect of a leading ecommerce emporium.
Satisfied clients of Encuentra24.com include some of Latin America's and the world's leading brands. The customer support and creative teams are dedicated to helping professional clients communicate their brand and message using the latest technology and always applying best practices.
"We hope to not only maintain the site's 30% annual growth, but to expand and strengthen the brand throughout Latin America," added Encuentra24.com COO Wendy Jordan. The company has local offices in Costa Rica and Panama that oversee customer support, quality control and ad administration management. Corporate headquarters are located in Bern, Switzerland.
Encuentra24.com is a 100% self-funded company founded by Boris Metraux from Switzerland and Wendy Jordan from Panama. The team consists of an ideal combination of experts in online marketing, digital advertising, programming and creative talent, with the energy to turn a modest idea into an ambitious, fully realized concept with maximum growth potential.