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Blog Jun. 11, 2010 | Share

FIFA.com Traffic Builds in Anticipation of 2010 World Cup

Well, the 2010 World Cup is finally upon us as people across the globe eagerly anticipate the kick-off for the opening games. And while excitement will soon reach a fever pitch, the anticipation has clearly been mounting for the past few months. One illustration of this building excitement has been the global traffic to FIFA.com during May, which can... Read more

Blog Oct. 14, 2009 | Share

Game On! Online Sport Content Grows Around the Globe

Having recently joined comScore from a background steeped in sport, it’s an area close to my heart. Outside of the U.S., I believe that sport Web sites are a rather under-researched component of the sporting world compared to other industries, but there are countless opportunities for the sports industry to continue to grow worldwide. Read more

Blog Sep. 30, 2009 | Share

Sports is an International Online Phenomenon

In a time of media fragmentation, economic uncertainty, and increasing consumer participation in media….there is one certainty, people still love sports! Over the last year, on average, one third of the Internet population visited a sports entity during the period of a month. It’s good to know that it’s not only me! Read more

Blog Mar. 4, 2009 | Share

Everton: The People's Club

It would seem that out of all U.K. visitors to Evertonfc.com, 46.8 percent come from the North West, compared to just 16.8 percent of all U.K. visitors to Liverpoolfc.tv! These numbers are based on 3 months worth of data rolled-up into a single month average (in this case ending January 2009). Read more

Press Release Oct. 2, 2008 | Share

comScore Releases Top French Web Rankings for August 2008

PARIS, France, October 2, 2008 –comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released its August rankings of the largest and fastest-growing Internet properties and site categories in France based on data from the comScore World Metrix audience measurement service. Read more

Press Release Sep. 30, 2008 | Share

comScore Releases Top Japan Web Site Rankings for August 2008

TOKYO, JAPAN, September 30, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released its August 2008 rankings of the largest and fastest-growing Internet properties and site categories in Japan, based on data from the comScore World Metrix audience measurement service. The month saw growth at travel sites as many planned trips for vacation season. The... Read more

Press Release Aug. 25, 2008 | Share

China and U.S. Compete for Most Visitors to Official Beijing 2008 Olympic Web Site

RESTON, VA, August 25, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released a study of global visitation to Beijing2008.cn, the official Web site of the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China. The site offers Olympic content in five languages: Mandarin, English, French, Spanish and Arabic. The study, which examined the global breakdown of visitors to... Read more

Blog Aug. 15, 2008 | Share

Euro2008 Sends Flood of Traffic to UEFA.com (Union of European Football Associations’ site) - and the U.S. gets more excited than anyone…

Regular visitors to this particular stretch of the blogosphere may remember my first ever comScore post, which charted the influx in traffic to MLS.com following the signing of David Beckham to the LA Galaxy… Read more

Press Release Jul. 23, 2008 | Share

Premiership Football Clubs Draw Online Interest from Around the World, According to comScore

LONDON, U.K., July 23, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released the results of a study on visitation to the official Web sites of Premiership football clubs, based on data from the comScore World Metrix audience measurement service. The study revealed that the majority of traffic to the Web sites of the “Big Four” Premiership clubs... Read more