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Press Release Jan. 17, 2005 | Share

Holiday Festivity Drove Web Activity in December, According to comScore Media Metrix Top 50 Online Property Ranking

RESTON, Va., Jan. 17, 2005 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. As expected, holiday-related content dominated December traffic, with seasonal sites accounting for 8 of the top 10 gaining properties and 9 of the top 10 gaining categories. Read more

Press Release Dec. 20, 2004 | Share

Americans Flood Online Stores as Holidays Approach

RESTON, Va., Dec. 20, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of online consumer behavior, which reported that 128 million consumers visited sites in the Retail category in November 2004, representing fully 80 percent of the U.S. Internet population. Retail sites, such as those operated by KB Toys, Best Buy and Toys“R”Us,... Read more

Press Release Oct. 15, 2004 | Share

Fall Television Season, Back-to-School and the Election Drive Substantial Web Traffic Increases in September

RESTON, Va., Oct. 15, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer Internet behavior. This month’s report revealed that the kickoff of the fall television season drove substantial traffic increases at both network sites and television content provider sites, such as AOL Television and MSN Television. In addition,... Read more

Press Release Sep. 22, 2004 | Share

Olympics Take Gold and Silver in August Web Rankings

RESTON, Va., Sept. 22, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer Internet behavior. This month’s report revealed that sites related to the summer Olympics took both the first and second spots in the August ranking of the top gaining properties. U.S. Olympic Team Sites and Athens2004.com each drew approximately... Read more

Press Release Sep. 17, 2004 | Share

Oprah Giveaway Drives Massive Traffic Increase at Oprah and Pontiac Sites, According to comScore Networks

RESTON, Va., Sept. 17, 2004 – comScore Networks today released a late-breaking analysis of Web visitation related to Oprah’s heavily publicized giveaway of 276 Pontiac G6 automobiles to audience members on September 13. comScore data revealed that following broad media coverage of the event, well over 600,000 Americans visited Oprah.com on Tuesday,... Read more

Press Release Jul. 19, 2004 | Share

More than 7 Million Americans Participate in Online Fantasy Sports, According to comScore Media Metrix

RESTON, Va., July 19, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today released the results of an analysis of online fantasy sports activity, which revealed that more than 7 million Americans visited the fantasy sports sections of Yahoo! Sports, Sportsline and ESPN. These users viewed an average of more than 200 pages of fantasy sports content per month. The... Read more

Press Release Jul. 16, 2004 | Share

comScore Announces June Web Rankings and Major Enhancements to Careers Category Reporting

RESTON, Va., July 16, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer Internet behavior. The analysis revealed that this summer’s surprise blockbuster, Fahrenheit 9/11, was a significant contributor to increases at a number of major online content categories. Many of this month’s other traffic increases were a result... Read more

Press Release Jun. 18, 2004 | Share

Americans Readying for Summer Online; Travel, Movies and Weather Categories Heating Up

RESTON, Va., June 18, 2004 – If online activity in May is any indication, Americans are clearly ready for summer. Half of the top ten gaining categories in May were travel related, while the Movies and Weather categories also saw double-digit increases between April and May. These were among the findings of this month’s Internet traffic analysis,... Read more

Press Release Jun. 17, 2004 | Share

comScore Analysis Reveals Usage of Online Banking and Bill Payment Have Grown Dramatically in the Past Year

RESTON, Va., June 17, 2004 – comScore Networks, industry leader in the measurement and analysis of consumer behavior and attitudes, today released an analysis of the state of online banking in the U.S. comScore found that more than 22 million users logged into accounts at the nation’s top ten banks in the first quarter of 2004, representing growth... Read more

Press Release May. 19, 2004 | Share

comScore Media Metrix Announces Top 50 U.S. Internet Property Rankings for April 2004

RESTON, Va. May 19, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today announced the Top 50 U.S. Internet Properties for the month of April 2004. In April, the active online population across U.S. home, work and university PCs totaled 155.1 million people. A wide range of factors, including Easter, Mother’s Day and a number of creative online promotions, drove... Read more