February 28, 2017 – New York, NY – SendtoNews Video Inc. (“STN”) is pleased to report that comScore has ranked STN as 2nd in total video views in sports media for January, 2017. STN moved up from #5 in December and increased its number of videos viewed by 8.7% to 119,875,000.
“It’s nice to see the efforts of our team and our partners being independently validated by our comScore rankings” says SendtoNews Exec. Chairman Matthew Watson. “Local news sites remain the go to source for sports news and we are thrilled to provide the video platform and content to engage and monetize viewers.”
SendtoNews’ increase comes on the heels of comScore improving their methodology for accurately tracking viewership. This included enhanced detection and removal of both invalid bot and human traffic as well as identification and removal of non-essential iOS traffic.
SendtoNews also increased its unique viewership by 2.9% to 6,577,000 which puts them in the top 5 for sports media. January’s report confirms SendtoNews as one of the fastest growing digital video providers as they increased their unique views and total views by 212% and 386% over the past 12 months.
VP, Corporate Communications