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2008-10-15 12:00:16

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, today reported that women online ages 25-54 with at least one child are nearly twice as likely as the average Web user to provide frequent advice about Parenting/Family, Non-food Household Products and Beauty/Cosmetics (see Table 1). Other topics these women frequently provide advice about include: Clothes/Fashion, Food & Beverages, Home Decorating/Interior Design, and Health/Dieting/Exercising. Table 1: Topics about which "Power...

2008-10-10 09:00:26

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, and Beijing Zhongqian Wangrun Information Technology Co., Ltd., the operator of ChinaRank, the only Internet firm authorized to create and publish Web site rankings in China, announced the formation of a joint venture that will develop and deliver robust Internet measurement and analysis services in China, one of the world's largest and fastest growing online markets. The new venture, CR-Nielsen, has been officially licensed to operate in...

2008-10-02 18:00:11

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, today reported a 26 percent year-over-year increase in unique visitors at work to online sports destinations, growing from 33.4 million unique visitors in August 2007 to 42.3 million unique visitors in August 2008, driven in large part by the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the kick-off of football season. The custom Web property, NBC Olympics attracted significant traffic at work during the month, reaching 20 percent of the active at work Web...

2008-09-17 15:00:16

Nielsen Online, a service of the Nielsen Company, today reported that between Sept. 1 and Sept. 7, 2008, more than 1.9 million unique visitors in the U.S., 73 percent of them male, visited the "Thank You" page associated with Google Chrome, Google's new Web browser. Nearly 1.4 percent of all U.S. users who went online during the week from home or work visited the page, which typically indicates a download. In addition, consumers immediately -- and in great numbers -- took to the blogosphere...

2008-09-15 12:00:21

NEW YORK, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nielsen Company today reported that product placements for the first half of 2008 fell by almost 15% on primetime programming for the 11 measured networks on broadcast (ABC, CBS, CW, FOX, MNT, NBC) and cable television (A&E, Bravo, HGTV, MTV, and TLC). Broadcast television placements grew by almost 12%, while placements on cable television declined by 20%. There were 204,919 brand occurrences on cable and broadcast networks between January and...

2008-08-19 12:15:00

With week-one of the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the history books, Nielsen Online, a service of the Nielsen Company, today reported insights into how fans around the world used the Internet to follow the games between Aug. 9 and Aug. 15, 2008, the first week of competition. Fans from across 10 countries* measured by Nielsen Online visited Beijing2008.cn, the official Web site of the Beijing games, at a rate of nearly 930,000 per day, with traffic exceeding one million unique visitors on...

2008-08-12 15:00:35

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, reports July 2008 data for the Top Parent Companies/Divisions and Top Brands. Table 1: Top 10 Parent Companies/Divisions for July 2008 (U.S., Home and Work) Parent Unique Audience Time Per Person (000) (hh:mm:ss) 1. Google 129,090 1:58:21 2. Microsoft 122,321 2:16:47 3....

2008-08-11 12:00:27

With the 2008 Olympics underway in Beijing, Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, today released U.S. Internet audience figures for the top 10 most visited Olympics-related content Web sites and traffic to NBC's online video content. With momentum building prior to the opening ceremonies, fans are now finding results, news and video online. Table 1: Unique Audience (in 000's) to Olympics-related Sites, ranked by UA on August 9, 2008 (U.S., Home and Work) Name...

2008-07-23 09:01:21

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. and NEW YORK, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Health and The Nielsen Company today announced the Healthcare Consumer Informatics Alliance, providing healthcare-related manufacturers and media companies with a comprehensive understanding of consumer behaviors and attitudes to enable more effective and efficient product messages, sales and media planning. -- The Healthcare Consumer Informatics Alliance has developed data solutions that help marketers and media...

2008-07-15 09:00:57

Arena Media Networks (AMN) announced today that beginning 3Q 2008 the digital place-based video advertising company will work with The Nielsen Company to produce data that will be part of an ongoing and consistent reporting of AMN's network of digital advertising displays. The Arena Media Networks PocketPiece(TM) is part of the syndicated reporting that Nielsen announced for the place-based video advertising industry. "The place-based advertising industry has recognized the need to simplify...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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