PGATOUR.COM Matches Record High 2.5 Million Video Streams for Round Two Coverage of Accenture Match Play
online home of the PGA Tour, once again streamed nearly 2.5 million videos in one day to reach the previous record set
for its online coverage of the World
Golf Championships – Accenture Match Play Championship. This marks
a two-day high for the site with nearly
5 million videos accessed by users (Feb. 25: 2,504,820; Feb. 26: 2,484,664).
also experienced a traffic surge with nearly 1.1 million unique users, the biggest traffic day ever for a
non-major event, second only to the U.S. Open playoff between Woods and Rocco
Mediate (1.5 million) on Monday, June 16, 2008. In addition, PGATour.com
recorded 19 million page views,
up 28% from the second round of
the 2008 Accenture Match Play (15 million) in which Woods ultimately was
highlights from Accenture Match Play:
· 1.1 million unique users, a 72% increase over last year’s second
· 2.5 million videos streamed, tying
the record set during round one of Accenture Match Play.
· 19 million page views, a 28% increase over last year’s second
and two highlights from Accenture Match Play:
More than 1 million uniques
averaged over two days of coverage, a
93% increase over last year.
· Total page views are 43 million, a 67% increase over first two days of
coverage last year.