Latest Nielsen Online Stories

2008-11-06 11:17:39

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, today announced that all four television networks enjoyed month-over-month growth in online video viewers in September, coinciding with the season premieres of many popular and new television shows (see Table 1).

2008-11-05 21:00:06

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, announced today that Web traffic to the Current Events and Global News category grew 27 percent on Election Day over the previous Tuesday. Page views and time per person for the category also increased, 103 percent and 61 percent, respectively.

2008-10-28 12:00:23

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, reported today that 12-17 year olds are accustomed to less online advertising on the Web sites they visit than adults of all ages.

2008-10-27 21:00:10

Nielsen Online reports September 2008 data for the Top U.S. Search Providers. Top search providers, ranked by total searches. Searches represent the total number of queries conducted at the provider.

2008-10-21 09:00:31

Specific Media, the largest independent online advertising network, today announced the launch of Offline Sales Impact(TM), the industry's most comprehensive and accurate offline sales reporting product for online advertising clients across a variety of vertical markets including the automotive, retail and travel sectors.

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).

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.

2008-10-07 12:00:28

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Director of National Drug Control Policy, John P.

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.

2008-09-30 13:00:00

REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 30, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Msnbc.com, named the number one Current Events and Global News site for three consecutive months, launched its exclusive "debate video player" on the day of the first debate between the Democratic and Republican presidential candidates.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").