Number of unique visitors falls in US and remains static in UK, but social media site's profits show healthy growthFacebook has lost 10 million users in the US and seen no growth in monthly visitors in the UK over the past year, according to data from market research firm Nielsen.Research shows that the number of unique visitors to the Facebook website from computers,...
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In a post last week I talked about Forbes.com's growing audience and our excitement about things to come. I included two charts. The first showed the site's relentless traffic gains as measured by Omniture, a widely used industry reporting tool. The second, from comScore, measured our domestic audience. comScore just released its worldwide numbers, putting Forbes at 24.5...
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Two large ad-buying firm, Starcom MediaVest and ZenithOptimedia, signed on to use comScore's online-ad ratings service, dealing a blow to Nielsen's rival service.
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The Guardian has some interesting numbers on what's happening to Facebook. In the advanced countries it appears that usage of the site has peaked. At least if we are to measure by users it appears to be: In the last month, the world's largest social network has lost 6m US visitors, a 4% fall, according to analysis firm SocialBakers. In the UK, 1.4m fewer users checked in...
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TripAdvisor Snapshot TripAdvisor is a leading online platform for travel-related reviews with 75+ million user reviews and opinions and 62 million monthly unique visitors Mobile travel spend is expected to cross $2 billion by 2014 – in Q4 2012 TripAdvisor had 45 million monthly unique mobile device visitors, a y-o-y increase of 190% 75% of travelers use social networking...
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After decades of renovation, visitors can now climb a stone spiral staircase for a unique view of the medieval cathedral.
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In a report about the state of digital business, comScore published some surprising tidbits about smartphone usage, the rivalry between Facebook and Google, and the most popular Web sites.
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Devices and platforms, platforms and devices. comScore released its latest U.S. smartphone report on Wednesday and the top OEM and top platform remained the same, but they were going in different directions.Apple ended 2012 as the...
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Local search has been a "thing" for more than a decade. It started as a basic utility--needing to find a place and get directions--that consumers accessed through PCs. It often ended with printing out directions, which was the local-search equivalent of dial-up Internet service. These days, consumers predominantly use their mobile devices to search locally and generate...
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