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Australian YouTube Searches in November 2013...

As 2013 comes to a close, YouTube’s stranglehold on video remains unchallenged; providing a platform to the world of online viral video, news, and trends. As a regular YouTube viewer, have you ever wondered if other people are looking for the same things? This word cloud shows the most...

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Facebook’s back, or is it?...

Facebook debuted on Nasdaq on May 18, 2012 to much fanfare. since then the stock has been stuck in a rut and trading well below its IPO price of $38 since Day 1. However this changed when Facebook posted strong second quarter advertising revenues in July...

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The maturing mobile market – before you hitch a ride, ...

Getting onto the train last week, I noticed a sea of buried heads on mobile devices, commuters immersed in content on their smartphones and tablets. The carriage remained in this state for the rest of the journey and left me contemplating how mobile has become the ‘sticking glue’ that...

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Australia, Gangnam style...

Not only did Australia take to Psy and Gangnam style fast, we took off harder and faster than other western nations, peaking at some 558% more Searches compared to the United...

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Social Media important to Government...

Just over two years ago, one of our researchers posted a story about how Government sites were seeing more traffic from the Experian Hitwise Social Networking category than from the mainstream media our Print (News and Media) category. It struck a chord, with a request coming through just last...

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A WiFi Christmas: YouTube Mobile up 544%...

It’s the first business week of 2012 for many, so what better to start the year than a comparison with this time 12 months ago. There were more visits to websites in the final week of 2011 compared to 2010 – 1.51 billion to 1.49 billion. In other words,...

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Watching Video or Using Social Networks? Both....

Albert Einstein apparently said ‘the only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once’. This was no doubt useful when formulating the general theory of relativity. It seems Albert was right when it comes to the way we use Social Networks too, otherwise we’d be updating...

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YouTube Climbs to 3rd Most Popular Website in New Zeal...

YouTube.com has become the third most popular website in NZ overtaking TradeMe. Last week, the Google web property had 3.45% market share of all internet visits in New Zealand,  compared to 3.14% for TradeMe. One in every 29 Internet visits went to YouTube. TradeMe was first overtaken by YouTube...

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Australian Media Consumption...

In the last few weeks we’ve spent a lot of time in the media space, specifically the online media space: who is watching what and reading where. Usual suspects figure highly – News sites, Entertainment sites and even YouTube, sitting somewhere in between. In particular, we’ve had a lot...

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