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Power Poetry Data

Poets: 460897 | Goal: 500000

Total Poems: 440720

Total Comments: 58406

We've passed 400k Poets!

Power Poetry is the world's first mobile/online poetry platform for youth. It is a groundbreaking transmedia initiative bridging documentary film with the work of socially engaged creative youth--linking art, action and literacy.

Traffic and Poets Per Week

Events:
  • April 1, 2012: Site is live - Poets/week: 5
  • Aug 1, 2012: Google Grant: $10,000 of advertising per month - Poets/week: 25
  • Oct 1, 2012: PowerPoetry.org offers first Scholarship Slam: $1,000
  • Dec 1, 2012: PowerPoetry.org is over 5,000 poets
  • Feb 28, 2013: PowerPoetry.org hits 7,000 poets
  • Mar 20, 2013: PowerPoetry.org hits 10,000 poets
  • April 13, 2013: PowerPoetry.org hits 15,000 poets
  • May 8, 2013: PowerPoetry.org hits 25,000 poets
  • May 20, 2013: PowerPoetry.org hits 30,000 poets
  • June 20, 2013: PowerPoetry.org hits 40,000 poets
  • July 19th, 2013 PowerPoetry.org hits 50,000 poets
  • August 10th, 2013, PowerPoetry.org hits 60,000 poets
  • September 27th, 2013, PowerPoetry.org hits 75,000 poets!
  • October 30th, 2013, PowerPoetry.org hits 90,000 poets
  • November 24th, 2013, PowerPoetry.org hits 100,000 poets
  • January 1st, 2014, PowerPoetry.org Refreshes the site design and mobile experience.
  • January 29th, 2014, PowerPoetry.org hits 125,000 poets.
  • April 30th, 2014, 150,000 Poets!
  • Nov 16th, 2014, 200,000 Poets!
  • Jan 24th, 2015, 225,000 Poets!
  • July 31st, 2015, 250,000 Poets!
  • February 1, 2016, 300,000 Poets!
  • February 1, 2016, 300,000 Poets!
  • February 15, 2018, 430,000 Poets!