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Press Release Mar. 2, 2004 | Share

comScore Announces Local Web Search Tracking Service

RESTON, Va., March 2, 2004 – comScore Networks, the leader in the use of the Internet to measure and understand consumer behavior, today announced the introduction of qSearch Local, the first service to measure localized Web search behavior. The new service is a fully integrated addition to the industry-leading comScore qSearch system, which tracks... Read more

Press Release Feb. 25, 2004 | Share

Surfing Down Memory Lane to January 1996: comScore Media Metrix Revisits First-Ever Web Site Rankings

RESTON, Va., Feb. 25, 2004 – Wind back the clock to February 1996: Approximately 10 percent of U.S. households, representing about 20 million American adults, had a home Internet connection; “broadband” was a term known to few and a luxury used by even fewer; technology stocks hadn’t yet begun their ascent to untenable heights – and Media... Read more

Press Release Feb. 17, 2004 | Share

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

RESTON, Va. Feb. 17, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today announced the Top 50 U.S. Internet Properties for the month of January 2004. In January, the total U.S. Internet population totaled 152.4 million users who spent an average of 28.9 hours online, an increase of 5 percent versus December. In January, tax, politics, diet and travel sites dominated... Read more

Press Release Feb. 13, 2004 | Share

Valentine’s Day Pulls at Heart Strings and Purse Strings Alike, Reports comScore Networks

Reston, Va., Feb. 13, 2004 – comScore Networks, the leader in the use of the Internet to measure and understand consumer behavior, today released an analysis of consumer behavior related to Valentine’s Day. The comScore analysis found that total online spending in the Flowers & Gifts, Jewelry & Watches and Health & Beauty categories... Read more

Press Release Feb. 5, 2004 | Share

Super Bowl Advertisements and Publicity Stunts Score Online

Reston, Va., Feb. 5, 2004 – comScore Networks, the leader in the use of the Internet to measure and understand consumer behavior, today released an analysis of Internet visitation and preferences related to Super Bowl XXXVIII. The analysis tracked game day Web visitation driven by the Super Bowl and related publicity stunts, such as the now famous... Read more

Press Release Jan. 28, 2004 | Share

Political Web Sites Have a Significant Impact on Americans’ Pre-Election Attitudes and Behaviors, comScore Reports

Reston, Va., Jan. 28, 2004 – comScore Networks today announced the results of breakthrough survey research revealing that political Web sites have a significant effect on visitors’ interest in, engagement with, and opinions of political issues and candidates. The research was conducted by comScore Survey Solutions, a division of comScore Networks. Read more

Press Release Jan. 14, 2004 | Share

comScore Media Metrix Announces Top 50 U.S. Internet Property Rankings for December 2003

RESTON, Va. Jan. 14, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today announced the Top 50 U.S. Internet Properties for the month of December 2003. In December, the total U.S. Internet population totaled 152.1 million users who spent an average of 27.6 hours online, an increase of 6 percent versus November, as consumers prepared for and celebrated the holidays. Read more

Press Release Jan. 5, 2004 | Share

Sharp Decline in Music File Swapping: Research Report from Pew Internet Project and comScore Media Metrix

The percentage of online Americans downloading music files on the Internet has dropped by half and the numbers who are downloading files on any given day have plunged since the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) began filing suits in September against those suspected of copyright infringement. Furthermore, a fifth of those who say they... Read more