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TODAY MOMS April 2010 By the Numbers Top Stream of the Month 275,000 monthly streams Top 3 streams Brooke Burke’s secret 64K J-Lo returns 13K Raising child star 10K “Brooke Burke reveals the secret behind her ink” Web-only video 64,000 streams User Engagement Advertising Performance TODAYshow Avg. 1,340,000 2,683 registered moms (total) n/a 582,000 216,000 246,000 92K 3.0 videos streamed/visit 3.5 videos Sponsored Logo 300x250 ad TODAYMoms Total Ad video ad Impressions Visits to todaymoms 5.0 minutes/visit 9.7 minutesSource: Omniture SiteCatalyst and MSN AdExpert, April 2010
TODAY’s Cooking School On-Air segments feature world renowned chefs, helping TODAY hostsand viewers at home master simple techniques and recipes.
On the days of theon-air segments, video streams increased by 55%! Source: Omniture Site Catalyst: 1/1/10-10/10/10 – reflects video streams on Cooking School page only
TODAY used in-show call-outs,including a graphic image of the site,to drive users to the Cooking Schooldestination.
Web Extras Most Popular Streams• TODAY’s Kitchen Facebook fan page• Celebrity chefs have done online series sharing cooking tips:• TODAY food stylist, Bianca Henry, did an online series on location at the farmer’s market sharing fresh, unique food finds. 2010 Most Popular Videos Giada’s Kitchen Crush 170K Tyler’s Delicious Stuffing 90K New Twists on Classic Desserts 74K Stir-Fry Your Way to Healthy Eating 58K Giada’s New Years Resolution 53K Source: Omniture Site Catalyst: 1/1/10-10/10/10
SPONSORED CONTENTSponsored videos areteased in the main videomenu, alongside TODAYeditorial content.Even though Ragu only hadtwo videos in October, theirsponsored video streamswere the highest on record!
Jan thru Sept 2010By the Numbers Top Stream 3,090,000Total streams “Giada on Kitchen Crush” 170,000 streams Sponsored by Content data Overall Video Behavior Total Streams 215,881 streams 3.4 videos streamed per session 4.66 minutes avg time spent 6.15 minutes per session Top Stream Bertolli Frozen Meals Meat Lasagna – 35K streams 5.6 minutes avg time spent Source: Omniture SiteCatalyst and MSN ADExpert, Jan thru Sept 2010
cookingschool.todayshow.com is receiving heavy promotion throughout TODAYshow.com and msnbc.com, including spotlight promotion…
As part of TODAY’s Cooking School, TODAYshow.com launched an all-newstandalone iPhone application dedicated to recipes. Consumers can easily download recipes and generate shopping lists. Unilever is engaging TODAY viewers on the go! 2.01% iPhone in app banners CTR: iPhone Brand Frame CTR: 13.42% Data Represents 01/10-09/10
As part of TODAY’s Cooking School, TODAYshow.com launched an all-new standalone iPhone application dedicated to recipes.
TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingTODAY viewers and Facebook fanswere the centerpiece of this year’swedding, choosing everything fromthe bride’s dress to the couple’srings. This is by far one of the mostinteractive and exciting cross-platform programs TODAY has everexecuted – generating buzz well-beyond Rockefeller Plaza!
TODAY Throws a Modern Wedding After America picked the couple, they weighed on everything from cake to rings, to help Melissa and Jeremy plan their big day in only 6 weeks and 19 on-air segments!
TODAY Throws a Modern Wedding Separated by war, Melissa and Jeremy wed live on TODAY.
TODAY Throws a Modern Wedding 2010 LIVE Equinox Giveaway Rockefeller Plaza, September 15, 2010
TODAY Throws a Modern Wedding TODAY also had many in-show drivers encouraging users to go online to cast their votes and participate!
TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingPOWER of Cross-MediaTraffic on TODAYshow.com and the custom Facebook tab significantly increased on the days of the on-air segments:•TODAYshow.com Homepage: 47% increase in page views on the days of on-air segments•Wedding Front: 31% increase in page views on the days of on-air segments•Custom Wedding Facebook tab: 359% increase in tab views on the days of on-air segments Source: Omniture Site Catalyst
TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingAs part of this special series, viewers got to vote oneverything from the cake to the location! Votingelements included:• The Couple• Rings• Venue• Dress and Tux• Bridesmaid Dresses• Cake• Personal Touches• Honeymoon
TODAY Throws a Modern Wedding Marqueepromotionthroughout TODAY.omHomepagepromotion
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TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingOnline promotion continued… msn.com homepage promotion on day of wedding Co-branded 300x60 ran throughout msnbc.com and TODAYshow.com
TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingOnline promotion continued… Facebook served a highly targeted TODAY Show Wedding promotional ad to engaged woman, age 25-34!
TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingOnline promotion continued…Facebook promotion @todayshow Twitter promotion
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TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingCustom Wedding Facebook TabFor the first time ever,TODAYshow.com created a custombranded tab within its Facebookexperience, truly making this year’swedding a MODERN wedding! Branded header
TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingTODAY’s Modern Wedding generated lots of buzz and PR! Both The Knot and Wedding Channel tweeted about TODAY’s Modern Wedding!
TODAY Throws a Modern WeddingTODAY’s Modern Wedding generated lots of buzz and PR, includingcoverage in US Weekly!
TODAY TRAFFIC CONTINUES TO SOAR PAST GOOD MORNING AMERICAWith 40 million online streams, TODAY video 8 times higher than Good Morning AmericaNEW YORK – March 9, 2012 -- Viewers overwhelmingly chose TODAY over Good MorningAmerica, according to the latest comScore report. TODAY served up more than 40 millionvideo streams in January alone, 8 times higher than Good Morning America’s 5 million videostreams in that same time period. TODAY also had more unique video users, with more than11.7 million visitors in January, 6 times more than the 2.1 million unique video users for GoodMorning America.Millions of viewers turned to TODAY for exclusive reports, original stories and the latestupdates from around the nation and the world. Viewers watched America’s No. 1 morningprogram for breaking news in business, politics, entertainment and sports, includingcomprehensive coverage of the Republican presidential debates, the Costa Concordiatragedy, Joe Paterno’s life and legacy and Paula Deen’s revelation that she has diabetes.TODAY continues to be an innovative leader and the first choice for consumers on anyplatform. TODAY was the first news brand to debut Facebook timeline for personal pages andthe first morning broadcast to launch a voice-activated custom app on Xbox LIVE. Theimmersive video experiences on TODAY, combined with original journalism and advancedtechnology, give viewers more ways to engage and connect with the day’s top stories.Source: comScore Video Metrix (January 2012)