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Press Release Mar. 9, 2006 | Share

Winter Olympics Capture Mindshare; Valentine’s Day Retailers Experience Softness

RESTON, VA, March 9, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. While much of February’s Web activity was seasonal, such as filing 2005 tax returns or shopping for Valentine’s Day gifts, interest in the 2006 Winter Olympics also drove significant activity. Read more

Press Release Feb. 13, 2006 | Share

Americans’ Resolutions Reflected Online With Taxes, Careers, Travel and Health Top of Mind

RESTON, VA, Feb. 13, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. The desire to kick off the New Year on the right foot drove traffic to sites in the Taxes, Career, Travel and Health categories. Read more

Press Release Jan. 17, 2006 | Share

Holiday-Related Content Drove December Web Activity, According to comScore Media Metrix Top 50 Online Property Ranking

RESTON, VA, January 17, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. As anticipated, holiday-related sites garnered strong traffic in December, with the strongest gains realized by shipping sites, jewelry/ luxury goods providers and retail – music outlets. December... Read more

Press Release Nov. 29, 2005 | Share

Seasonal Web Usage Driven By Gatherings, Greetings and Games

RESTON, VA, November 29, 2005 – Consumers used the Internet to send “virtual” greetings and view other holiday fare during the October Halloween season, according to the latest monthly analysis from comScore Media Metrix for October 2005. Visitation to electronic greeting card sites was up 29 percent, making it the highest-gaining category during... Read more

Press Release Oct. 28, 2005 | Share

Americans Reach Out, Log On During Turbulent September

RESTON, VA, October 28, 2005 – Battered by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, the U.S. Gulf Coast region was given a boost by Americans across the country through donations, volunteerism, and other gestures of support – often shown online. According to the latest monthly analysis from comScore Media Metrix, visitation to sites offering relief and assistance... Read more

Press Release Oct. 13, 2005 | Share

94 Million Americans Viewed Online Videos In June, According To comScore Media Metrix Online Video Ratings

RESTON, VA, October 13, 2005 – comScore Media Metrix today released the first publicly available analysis of consumer usage of online streaming video content, based on the comScore Media Metrix Online Video Ratings service. In June 2005, more than 94 million people in the U.S., or 56 percent of the domestic Internet population, viewed a streaming... Read more

Press Release Sep. 19, 2005 | Share

Local Information Sources Meet Nationwide Demand for Hurricane Katrina Information

RESTON, VA, September 19, 2005 – Americans seeking online news and information about Hurricane Katrina went straight to the source, dramatically increasing visitation to New Orleans’ local media outlets in August, according to the monthly analysis of online activity released today by comScore Media Metrix. Read more

Press Release Aug. 17, 2005 | Share

Star-Struck Observers Drawn to Space Shuttle Launch Online, Reports comScore Media Metrix

RESTON, VA, August 16, 2005 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at the top online properties and categories. In July, consumers were drawn to the Web by historic events such as the Discovery Space Shuttle launch and Lance Armstrong’s record-setting ride to a seventh Tour de France victory. Read more

Press Release Jul. 21, 2005 | Share

Rapid Growth Drives comScore Networks Up Nine Spots to Become 21st Largest U.S. Market Research Firm

RESTON, Va., July 21, 2005 -- comScore Networks is pleased to announce that the Marketing News “Honomichl Top 50” report has ranked comScore as the 21st largest market research firm in the U.S. comScore climbed nine spots between the 2003 and 2004 ranking, which was published in the June 15, 2005 issue of the American Marketing Association’s... Read more

Press Release Jul. 19, 2005 | Share

Automakers Shift Web Traffic Into High Gear in June

RESTON, VA, July 19, 2005 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at the top online properties and categories. In June, General Motors’ new financing option and other highly publicized promotions helped automotive manufacturers drive significant traffic increases compared to last year. Additionally, Web... Read more