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Blog Oct. 3, 2007 | Share

comScore Begins MRC Audit

The Media Rating Council (MRC) was founded in 1964 as an outgrowth of congressional hearings, with the mandate of auditing and accrediting audience measurement companies in the US. They accredit Nielsen TV ratings, Arbitron radio ratings, MRI’s magazine ratings, and Scarborough’s newspaper ratings, among others. Read more

Blog Oct. 2, 2007 | Share

News From the Research Trenches

I joined comScore as Chief Research officer on May 30, but this is my first post to the comScore blog. I’ve spent a lot of time these past three months meeting with clients and working with industry groups (e.g., MRC, IAB, and ARF), hearing first hand about your perspective on the hot issues in Internet audience measurement and online metrics. As... Read more

Blog Sep. 11, 2007 | Share

An Embarrassment of Riches

Josh Chasin, our Chief Research Officer, has taken the leap as a columnist, contributing the Online Metrics Insider column for MediaPost Publications. In his first post, he provides a review, at breakneck speed, of the state-of-the-metrics industry. Josh helps put most of the key issues in our industry into neat perspective. I highly recommend you give... Read more

Blog Aug. 13, 2007 | Share

How the Availability of Information Impacts Marketing Spending

With comScore’s IPO successfully completed and our company now well established as the leading supplier of digital marketing intelligence to more than 700 clients, I occasionally find myself thinking nostalgically back to August 1999, when Magid Abraham and I founded comScore. Read more

Blog Jul. 24, 2007 | Share

Young Adults and Newspapers

I found it ironic last week when I read the headline in Monday’s New York Times, “Young Adults are Giving Newspapers Scant Notice,” because there I was, a young adult, reading this newspaper article. Well, sort of. I actually caught the article online, so maybe it was technically true that I was giving the newspaper scant notice. Read more

Blog Jul. 20, 2007 | Share

Beckham in the States: From the Cosmos to the Galaxy

Hello, my name is Jamie Gavin, and I am the newest member of the comScore marketing and communications team based in our London office. As an Englishman, I am obviously a MASSIVE football (no, NOT soccer!) fan, and what better time to make the trip across the Atlantic than on the tailcoats of one of the greatest Englishmen to ever play the game. Read more

Blog Jul. 13, 2007 | Share

Spotted on Second Life ...

Spotted on Second Life ... Read more

Blog Jun. 25, 2007 | Share

Demonstrate the ROI of Search Marketing

As we head toward Searchnomics 2007 on June 27, I’d like to share with you some more thoughts on the future of search marketing. Read more

Blog Jun. 13, 2007 | Share

Beyond Direct Response: Search's Role in the Media Mix for Branding and Offline Sales

Hi, my name is James Lamberti, SVP Search and Media at comScore. I’m heavily involved in our search work and often partner with clients and the industry to dive deeper into the role and value of search. On June 27th, I am delivering a keynote at Searchnomics 2007, titled “Beyond Direct Response: Search's Role in the Media Mix for Branding and Offline... Read more

Blog Jun. 6, 2007 | Share

comScore's Cookie Deletion White Paper Now Available

comScore's cookie deletion white paper is now available to the public. This white paper goes into much greater detail than previously released, and is a must-read for those serious about understanding Web measurement. Please visit <a href="http://www.comscore.com/request/cookie_deletion.asp">www.comscore.com/request/cookie_deletion.asp</a>... Read more