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February 19, 2009

Thursday ORB Roundup


May 30, 2008

Oregonlive gets a significant bump in traffic.

Filed under: articles,Oregonlive,ratings — Lynne @ 7:52 pm

The Top 30 Newspaper Web sites in April
By Jennifer Saba
Published: May 29, 2008 12:29 PM ET

April was a kind month to the top 30 newspaper Web sites, when comparing traffic stats from a year ago. Only seven sites reported declines. And monthly traffic at The Dallas Morning News, Politico, and OregonLive.com (The Oregonian in Portland) rose significantly, according to new data from Nielsen Online.The Dallas Morning News’ monthly uniques surged 88% in April, compared to the same month a year ago. At OregonLive.com, which did not make the top 30 list in March, traffic advanced 63%. The Politico drew about 1.7 million uniques, up 67%. FULL ARTICLE.

March 28, 2008

Filed under: articles,databases,environment — Lynne @ 8:04 pm

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