Press Release Jan. 17, 2006 | Share

Holiday-Related Content Drove December Web Activity, According to comScore Media Metrix Top 50 Online Property Ranking

RESTON, VA, January 17, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. As anticipated, holiday-related sites garnered strong traffic in December, with the strongest gains realized by shipping sites, jewelry/ luxury goods providers and retail – music outlets. December... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Audience Measurement, Internet Use, Rankings, , , Web Traffic

Press Release Jan. 5, 2006 | Share

Online Holiday Spending Boosts E-Commerce to Record Annual Sales of $143 Billion

RESTON, VA, January 5, 2006 – comScore Networks today released holiday season and annual spending figures for full year 2005. Online non-travel spending during the 2005 holiday season (November 1 through December 31, 2005) totaled $19.6 billion, representing a 25-percent increase over the $15.7 billion posted during the corresponding period in... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Retail, Shopping

Press Release Dec. 19, 2005 | Share

Jewelry, Luxury Goods Turn to Gold for Online Retailers This Holiday Season

RESTON, VA, December 19, 2005 –Retail Jewelry and Luxury Goods sites grew faster than any Internet category in November 2005, according to the latest monthly analysis from comScore Media Metrix. While many retail subcategories saw significant growth thanks to the start of the holiday shopping season, Jewelry and Luxury Goods led the list of top gaining... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Retail

Press Release Dec. 6, 2005 | Share

Online-Only High-Yield Savings Accounts Have Disruptive Impact On Customer Asset Loyalty

RESTON, VA, December 6, 2005 – comScore Networks today released an analysis that revealed an increase in the number of non-loyal customers within the pure online segment of the banking industry. The study found the ease of use of the Internet for conducting financial transactions and the increased competition in the pure online space have fragmented... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Banking, Engagement, Finance

Press Release Dec. 6, 2005 | Share

comScore Reports 28 Percent Growth in Online Servicing of Credit Card Accounts

RESTON, VA, December 6, 2005 – comScore Networks, an industry leader in the measurement and analysis of consumer behavior and attitudes, today released a report documenting adoption levels and implications regarding the growth in online credit card account management. Credit card e-servicing allows consumers to conduct traditional customer service... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Banking, e-Commerce, Finance

Press Release Dec. 1, 2005 | Share

Advertisers Take Note: Internet Streaming Video Now Reaches More Mature Audiences

RESTON, VA, December 1, 2005 – comScore Networks released today the first-ever research report demonstrating the broad reach and demographic appeal of Internet video and audio to U.S. consumers. The research, released in conjunction with StreamingMedia.com, revealed that consumers between the ages of 35 and 54 years old accounted for more than 45... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Audience Measurement, Demographics, Media & Entertainment, Video

Press Release Nov. 29, 2005 | Share

Seasonal Web Usage Driven By Gatherings, Greetings and Games

RESTON, VA, November 29, 2005 – Consumers used the Internet to send “virtual” greetings and view other holiday fare during the October Halloween season, according to the latest monthly analysis from comScore Media Metrix for October 2005. Visitation to electronic greeting card sites was up 29 percent, making it the highest-gaining category during... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Audience Measurement, Internet Use, Media & Entertainment, Rankings, , , Web Traffic

Press Release Nov. 18, 2005 | Share

Online Holiday Sales Will Jingle to the Tune of More Than $19 Billion This Year, According to comScore Forecast

RESTON, Va., Nov. 18, 2005 – comScore Networks today released its forecast of online consumer spending for the 2005 holiday season. comScore estimates that consumer spending on non-travel goods at U.S. Internet sites will exceed $19 billion during the November through December holiday season, representing approximately 24 percent growth over the... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Retail, Shopping

Press Release Nov. 17, 2005 | Share

comScore Networks Announces the Appointment of CPG Industry Veterans as Part of Continued Expansion of CPG Research Capabilities

RESTON, Va., Nov. 16, 2004 – comScore Networks, a leading provider of market research and consulting services, has announced the hiring of Joe Famalette and John Golanty as part the company’s continued expansion of its Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Marketing Solutions group. Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: comScore Financial News

Press Release Oct. 28, 2005 | Share

Americans Reach Out, Log On During Turbulent September

RESTON, VA, October 28, 2005 – Battered by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, the U.S. Gulf Coast region was given a boost by Americans across the country through donations, volunteerism, and other gestures of support – often shown online. According to the latest monthly analysis from comScore Media Metrix, visitation to sites offering relief and assistance... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Audience Measurement, Internet Use, Rankings, , , Web Traffic

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