MouthHealthy.org reaches 1 million visits in 2013
February 03, 2014
Launched in June 2012 by the ADA, MouthHealthy.org
, which provides the latest information to help patients make informed decisions about their oral health, reached a milestone: 1 million visitors.
The award-winning educational website had its 1 millionth visitor at the end of 2013—1,003,764 through December 2013.
In addition, average visit duration to the website was approximately six minutes—adding up to more than 99,000 hours of oral health education delivered through MouthHealthy.org since its inception.
"MouthHealthy.org is an exceptionally valuable resource for individuals and families," said Dr. Sally Hewett, Council on Communications chair. "It's wonderful that it has informed, engaged and helped empower so many people to take charge of their oral health."
MouthHealthy.org—available in Spanish translation as well—includes timely and credible information on prevention, care and treatment with in-depth content, videos and a highly engaging presentation. It won the bronze award in the website category in the Association TRENDS 2012 All-Media Contest.
ADA members can market their own practice on MouthHealthy.org by completing their profile on ADA Find-A-Dentist.
Members can also connect their patients directly to ADA-approved patient education by downloading a web button and linking it to their practice website. Download the web button and other promotional materials at promotional materials.