This one of the reason the ships are popularly known as fun ships (Carnival Cruise Lines, 2012).
Carnival.com has been in existence for over 18 years now and it is graded at number 8,333 globally. This is an indication that the website is visited by many people at a particular time period. The website has a value of about USD 8,651,845 and daily advertising revenue of USD 1,229. The website is very fast with an optimal load time for the pages of a bout 1.981 seconds. The page ranks 7 of 10 with about 327,600 daily page viewers. Presently, the site requires over 59.3 GB of daily bandwidth on top of the monthly 1.80TB that is also needed. Besides, the site has an SEO score of 79.3% and an IP address of 18.104.22.168. The server of the site is hosted at Miami in the United States. The site is quoted in DMOZ, Yahoo directory (Greenburg, 2009).
Carnival Cruise lines has a strong on-line marketing channels such as the blog of Carnival Freedom-FunShipIsland.com which has over one million visits in the recent times. This includes the CarnivalConnections.com which has the same features. As a founder in the arena of on-line marketing the new novels by Carnival web-based projects are formulated to give a great proficient and novel ways of getting out to the customers and travel agents who can easily get accessed to the different channels in a more convenient way. The customers have less to pay for the online services such that they only pay for the internet browsing which makes the services available and affordable by the majority.
Moreover, the visitors are given unique outlook of the company and its products while at the same time obtaining them with appropriate tools for research and vocational planning. This kind of promotion has taken cruise’s fun ships to the highest level of unique experience. Some of the fresh web-based marketing initiatives comprise of a blog by John Heald which was initially invented as a section of