MSNBC Gets Election BumpOnline visits up 38%; mobile traffic highest since 2008 election 11/03/2010 04:05:25 PM Eastern
MSNBC's Election Day online visits were 38% above
normal, according to the network.
Mobile traffic to the site was up 60% over its
mobile average, the highest traffic since the 2008 elections.
The site's politics section, not surprisingly, saw
a large boost at 12 times the normal traffic.
MSNBC.com generated more than 5 million video
streams on election day and its aftermath (through noon today, Nov. 3).
MSNBC featured real-time results, blog posts,
interactive maps, social media and video from NBC News as well as MSNBC.