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Press Release Sep. 5, 2006 | Share

Online Classifieds Increase in Popularity; Category Visitation Surges 47 Percent in the Past Year

RESTON, VA, September 5, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix, the leader in digital media measurement, today released an analysis of consumer activity at the top online classified sites. Traffic to the Online Classifieds category has grown 47 percent in the past year to 37.4 million Internet users, reaching about 22 percent of the total Internet population.... Read more

Press Release Aug. 15, 2006 | Share

Online Video Officially Goes Mainstream as YouTube.com Breaks Into the comScore Media Metrix Top 50

RESTON, VA, August 15, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of U.S. consumer activity at top online properties and categories for July. Of note were the marked increases to political Web sites ahead of primary season, as well as the effectiveness of summer sweepstakes from McDonalds, Pepsi, Oprah and Publishers Clearing... Read more

Press Release Aug. 14, 2006 | Share

Microsoft Sites Rank as Top Web Property Worldwide in June, According to comScore World Metrix

RESTON, VA, August 14, 2006 – comScore Networks today released its monthly analysis of worldwide consumer activity at top online properties, based on its June World Metrix report, which estimates global online audience size. comScore revealed that 713 million people, age 15+ used the Web around the world from all locations in June. Visitors from... Read more

Press Release Aug. 7, 2006 | Share

Half of All U.S. Internet Users Visited News Sites in June 2006, According to comScore Networks

RESTON, VA, August 7, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released an analysis of consumer activity at general news sites. More than half (54 percent) of all U.S. Internet users visited sites in the General News category in June 2006, demonstrating consumers’ reliance on the Web as a source for news information. Read more

Press Release Aug. 2, 2006 | Share

comScore Forecasts Total E-Commerce Spending by Consumers Will Reach Approximately $170 Billion in 2006

RESTON, Va., August 2, 2006 – comScore Networks today reported its e-commerce sales estimates for the first six months of 2006 and forecasts for the entire year. From January through June, total online spending by consumers totaled $80.8 billion, representing a 20.1 percent increase over the same period in 2005. Online non-travel (retail) spending... Read more

Press Release Aug. 1, 2006 | Share

Explosive Growth Fuels comScore Networks’ Debut on the Honomichl Global Top 25

RESTON, Va., August 1, 2006 – comScore Networks, Inc. today announced its rankings in the 33rd annual Honomichl Global Top 25 and U.S. Top 50 Market Research Firm reports. Published in Marketing News, a journal of the American Marketing Association, the Honomichl reports rank firms based on Global and U.S. research revenues for the year 2005. These... Read more

Press Release Jul. 27, 2006 | Share

comScore Media Metrix Announces New Competitive Search Marketing Service

RESTON, VA, July 27, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix, a leader in digital media measurement, today announced the launch of the Competitive Search Marketing Reports, the latest addition to the comScore Media Metrix qSearch suite of products. The service enables agencies, publishers and online marketers to compare the effectiveness of their online search... Read more

Press Release Jul. 13, 2006 | Share

Official FIFA World Cup Web Site Attracts Millions of Viewers And Billions of Page Views from Around the World in June

RESTON, VA, July 13, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. Not only did Americans demonstrate their interest in the World Cup tournament through significant visitation to the Official FIFA World Cup Web site, but they also drove the Online Gambling category into... Read more

Press Release Jun. 28, 2006 | Share

“Group of Death” Finale Drives Record Visitation and Page Views to Official FIFA World Cup Web Site on Thursday, June 22

RESTON, VA, June 28, 2006 – comScore Networks, a leader in digital media measurement, today released the results of an in-depth analysis of FIFA World Cup Internet traffic during the third week of the tournament. Thursday, June 22 set new daily records for the official FIFA World Cup Web site, hosted by Yahoo! at fifaworldcup.yahoo.com, as 5.3 million... Read more

Press Release Jun. 26, 2006 | Share

Consumers Age 35-44 Are Most Likely to Buy a Car in the Next Six Months

RESTON, VA, June 26, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today revealed the automotive purchase intent, online visitation habits and automotive ownership tendencies of American consumers who are most likely to purchase an automobile in the next six months. This study, the first of a series of industry-specific analyses from the comScore Media Metrix “Audience... Read more