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Press Release Feb. 21, 2005 | Share

Americans Kick Off the Year Online with Taxes, Diets and Vacations on Their Minds

RESTON, Va., Feb. 21, 2005 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. With 2005 upon them, Americans turned to tax, diet, careers and travel sites to begin planning the year ahead. Read more

Press Release Feb. 8, 2005 | Share

Super Bowl Ad Campaigns Send Viewers Rushing to the Web

RESTON, Va., Feb. 8, 2005 – comScore Networks today released an analysis of the online impact of Super Bowl XXXIX. In 2005, consumers came to expect that many Super Bowl commercials will deliver a call to online action, whether to learn more about an intriguing product, enter a sweepstakes or make sense of a purposefully vague advertisement. Read more

Press Release Feb. 3, 2005 | Share

comScore/Arbitron-Rated Online Radio Networks Approach Five Million Listeners Per Week In December 2004

NEW YORK, February 3, 2005 – Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) and comScore Media Metrix, a division of comScore Networks, Inc., announced today that the Monday - Sunday 6AM-Midnight audience for the three measured networks increased 16 percent from an estimated 4.2 million people per week, age 12 and older, in November 2004 to almost 4.9 million for the... Read more

Press Release Feb. 3, 2005 | Share

comScore Networks Acquires SurveySite

RESTON, Va., Feb. 3, 2005– comScore Networks today announced it has acquired SurveySite, Inc., a leading provider of full service custom research to leading global marketers. Founded in 1996, SurveySite is a recognized pioneer in market research conducted via the Internet. The SurveySite organization, based in Toronto, will operate as a division... Read more

Press Release Jan. 19, 2005 | Share

New Study of Multi-Channel Shopping Reveals Significant Opportunities for Retailers

RESTON, Va., Jan. 19, 2005 – Fry, Inc., the e-tailing group, Inc., and comScore Networks today jointly released the results of the first Evolution of the Multi-Channel Consumer (EMC2) study based upon the attitudes, experiences and expectations of U.S. online shoppers. Although multi-channel retailers were leaders in e-commerce growth in the latest... Read more

Press Release Jan. 17, 2005 | Share

Holiday Festivity Drove Web Activity in December, According to comScore Media Metrix Top 50 Online Property Ranking

RESTON, Va., Jan. 17, 2005 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. As expected, holiday-related content dominated December traffic, with seasonal sites accounting for 8 of the top 10 gaining properties and 9 of the top 10 gaining categories. Read more

Press Release Jan. 10, 2005 | Share

Online Holiday Spending Surges Beyond Expectations, Driving E-Commerce to Record Annual Sales of $117 Billion

RESTON, Va., Jan. 10, 2005 – comScore Networks today released holiday and annual spending figures for full year 2004. Online consumer retail spending grew by an impressive 29 percent compared to the 2003 season, exceeding comScore’s initial expectation of 23 to 26 percent growth. Online travel spending generated an additional $7.8 billion in November... Read more

Press Release Dec. 20, 2004 | Share

Americans Flood Online Stores as Holidays Approach

RESTON, Va., Dec. 20, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of online consumer behavior, which reported that 128 million consumers visited sites in the Retail category in November 2004, representing fully 80 percent of the U.S. Internet population. Retail sites, such as those operated by KB Toys, Best Buy and Toys“R”Us,... Read more

Press Release Nov. 29, 2004 | Share

Arbitron and comScore Media Metrix Introduce New Online Radio Ratings Service

NEW YORK, November 29, 2004 – Arbitron Inc. (NYSE:ARB) and comScore Media Metrix, a division of comScore Networks, Inc., announced today the debut of a new service designed to provide traditional broadcast ratings for the online radio industry. Read more

Press Release Nov. 15, 2004 | Share

25 Million Americans Visited Politics Sites in the Final Month of the Presidential Race

RESTON, Va., Nov. 15, 2004 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of online consumer behavior, reporting that more than 25 million Americans – roughly one out of every six Internet users – visited the Politics category in October 2004. With each of the candidates’ Web sites earning the number one spot in three of the last... Read more