Nielsen NetRatings 8/2007 Traffic for Social Netwroking, blogs and Video

Nielsen//NetRatings has released its August traffic report for
social networking, blogs, and video sites. In the report, Facebook
shows 117% growth since August of last year to 19 million unique
visitors, while MySpace still grew at a healthy 23% pace to 60 million
uniques. On the video side of things, Veoh was the biggest gainer, up
346% from August of last year to nearly 3 million monthly uniques.
MySpace video actually lost traffic, shrinking 6% to 16.7 million
uniques, while YouTube was up 66%.

An interesting item to note in the blog statistics is that the
entertainment blog TMZ actually draws more unique visitors than major
blogging communities comprised of millions of users such as LiveJournal
and Xanga.



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