moneycontrol.com bigger than all it's competition put together: ComScore Feb'11 Report
In terms of Total Visits, moneycontrol.com had 17.9 mn total visits, whereas the No.2 to No. 5 sites (including economictimes.indiatimes.com, yahoo finance, sify business and livemint.com) had 16.8 mn visits put together. Also in terms of Total pages viewed moneycontrol.com had 241 mn PVs whereas the rest of the financial portals put together had 86 m PVs. In terms of total minutes spent on the site too, moneycontrol.com was 4 times bigger than rest of its competition and had 250 mn minutes spent by the users while the other financial portals had 58 mn minutes in all.
Talking about this development, Joyson Thomas, COO, WEB18 said " We'd like to thank our users who've trusted our content for over 11 years and have led us to being the most preferred financial site in India. We shall continuously strive to provide engaging and real time content as and when it happens to ensure that our users get the best of Online and Mobile media experience."
Apart from the above numbers on the internet, moneycontrol.com also reaches out to 3.62 mn users through it's WAP site and smartphone apps ' Markets on Mobile and M3, which is available on the iPhone, Android, Nokia and BlackBerry platforms.