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Press Release Oct. 11, 2006 | Share

comScore Data Confirms Reports of 100 Million Worldwide Daily Video Streams from YouTube.com in July 2006

RESTON, VA, October 11, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix, a leader in digital media measurement, today announced the results of an analysis of worldwide video streaming activity from YouTube.com, confirming that an average of 100 million video streams were served per day in July 2006. Read more

Press Release Oct. 9, 2006 | Share

Yahoo! Sites and Verizon SuperPages Lead in Share of U.S. Internet Yellow Pages Searches

Reston, VA, October 9, 2006 – comScore Networks, a leader in measuring the digital age, today released the results of an analysis which studies the growth of Internet Yellow Pages (IYP) searches. The study is the second in a two-part series that analyzes the growing consumer trend of researching local information online. The first study analyzed... Read more

Press Release Oct. 5, 2006 | Share

More than Half of MySpace Visitors are Now Age 35 or Older, as the Site’s Demographic Composition Continues to Shift

RESTON, VA, October 5, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix, a leader in digital media measurement, today released an analysis of the users of leading social networking sites, revealing that significant age differences exist between the user bases of these sites. Read more

Press Release Sep. 27, 2006 | Share

U.S. Gaming Audience Spans All Consumer Segments, Representing Key Opportunity for Marketers

RESTON, VA, September 27, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix, the leader in digital media measurement, today released the second quarter results of Game Metrix, a quarterly syndicated study analyzing gamers’ cross-platform behaviors and attitudes. The study combines the passive observation of online behavior, including visitation to online gaming and... Read more

Press Release Sep. 15, 2006 | Share

End of Summer Boosts Traffic to Online Video, Back-to-School and Football Sites

RESTON, VA, September 15, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of U.S. consumer activity at top online properties and categories for August. Youtube.com continued its rise, increasing 19 percent to reach 19.1 million unique visitors, making it the 32nd most-visited Web property in the U.S., an eight-spot increase from... Read more

Press Release Sep. 14, 2006 | Share

Sixty Percent of Consumers Researching Weight Loss Use the Internet, Seeking Information on Weight Loss Programs, Diets and Medications

RESTON, VA, September 14, 2006 – comScore Pharmaceutical Solutions today released an analysis of consumers’ use of the Internet as a resource for researching weight loss information. According to the study, 60 percent of weight loss researchers now utilize the Internet to find condition-specific information, including options for healthy eating/... Read more

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