ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. – December 10, 2010 – CNBC.com, the online destination for global business news and expert analysis, had its best November ever in terms of uniques and page views. According to the latest data from comScore Media Metrix, the site was visited by 5.9 million unique users last month, a 33% increase compared to the same time period last year, and recorded 277 MM page views, a 17% increase year-over-year.
CNBC Mobile Web attracted 1.7 MM uniques and scored a record number of page views with 61 MM, a 34% increase over the same time period as last year. CNBC’s iPhone App attracted a record 417,000 uniques who consumed 42 MM page views (Source: Omniture).
Additional November 2010 highlights include:
-CNBC.com is the #1 stand alone financial news site by total page views.*
-CNBC.com is the #1 business news website in minutes per visitor, with users spending an average of 82 minutes on the site in November, the most in comScore’s Business/Finance - News/Research category among sites with > 1MM visitors.
-CNBC.com is one of the most engaging business news site on the web, with users spending an average of 15 minutes per visit and consuming an average of 47 pages per visitor.*
-Downloads of CNBC Real-Time Android App increased by 25% over the previous month, with users consuming over 3.5 MM page views.
Earlier this week, CNBC introduced the CNBC Real-Time iPad App. Since launch on Tuesday, the App has been downloaded close to 75K times and currently ranks #1 on the Top Free iPad Apps on the App Store and in the Finance Top Free iPad Apps category.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix, November 2010, Business/Finance - News/Research category. "Stand alone" excludes portal-affiliated websites.
CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 340 million homes worldwide, including more than 95 million households in the United States and Canada. The network's Business Day programming (weekdays from 5:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and also includes reports from CNBC news bureaus worldwide. Additionally, CNBC viewers can manage their individual investment portfolios and gain additional in-depth information from on-air reports by accessing http://www.cnbc.com.
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