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High School First Year student’s Smart Girl Stories website reaches 60,000 Visits in just 12 months!

High School First Year student’s Smart Girl Stories website reaches 60,000 Visits in just 12 months!

Smart Girl Stories Celebrates 60,000 Site Visits in One Year, Empowering Young Minds with Positive Role Models

[Skaneateles, NY]—[June 4th, 2024]—Smart Girl Stories, a website created by 15-year-old Hannah Williams of Skaneateles High School, is dedicated to empowering Smart Girls through engaging stories featuring intelligent and strong female characters. It is thrilled to announce that it has exceeded 60,000 site visits in the past 12 months. This impressive milestone reflects the growing demand for positive and inspiring content that celebrates girls’ intellectual curiosity and potential.

“We’re incredibly grateful for the overwhelming response we’ve received in such a short time,” says Neil Fennessey, President of Smart Girl Media Corporation, owner of Smart Girl Stories. “It’s incredible that Hannah, at just 15 years old, has a blog with that much global reach. “Reaching 60,000 site visits is a testament to the power of storytelling and the need for relatable role models for girls. Hannah and I are passionate about providing readers of all ages with narratives that showcase intelligence, bravery, and problem-solving skills as essential qualities for girls of all ages.”

Smart Girl Stories offers diverse stories featuring scientists, athletes, artists, entrepreneurs, and everything in between. The site publishes stories from dozens of writers worldwide, with a recent focus on stories from Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, and Chile. In June, the organization plans on expanding further into Europe and Australia.

In February, the site opened itself to story pitches from guest bloggers and public relations agencies. With its global reach, stories are now being submitted in multiple languages. Each story pitch is carefully reviewed to ensure adherence to the organization’s pledge of inspiration.

Key Highlights:

  • 60,000+ site visits in the first 12 months
  • Engaging stories featuring intelligent and strong female characters
  • Content internationalization
  • 15 year old Founder
  • Content that promotes self-confidence, problem-solving skills, and a love for learning

Looking Ahead:

Smart Girl Stories is committed to expanding its library of captivating narratives and interactive resources. The team plans to:

  • Introduce new stories from Europe, Asia, Australia, and soon Antarctica
  • Announce an advancement in its partnership with the National Women’s Hall of Fame
  • Activate its online community for High School Age writers.

“We believe that every girl deserves to see herself reflected in the stories she reads,” says Hannah, age 15, and founder of Smart Girl Stories. “We’re excited to continue growing our readership across the world. Smart Girl Stories has been so much fun to create, and I’m excited that I now have so many Smart Girls inspiring one another to make the world a better place.”

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