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blinkx bigger than Google Video in the UK

blinkx bigger than Google Video in the UK

blinkx today announced some great figures from Hitwise in the second half of 2007. comScore is reporting a record 52.5 million unique visitors and 535 million page views through the blinkx network during October 2007.

According to Internet measurement service Hitwise, blinkx increased its market share of visits within the Entertainment-Multimedia category by 541% between January and October 2007, outperforming the growth of the industry.

In addition, Hitwise reports blinkx recently surpassed Google Video in the UK with weekly market share of visits. Compete.com also recognized blinkx as September 2007's fastest growing video spot on the Web, with an increase of 188% in number of visitors.

"The meteoric rise of online video, of both user-generated content and also high-value programming from established media companies, has resulted in fragmentation of video content across the Web, and therefore driven demand for an advanced multimedia search function," said Suranga Chandratillake, founder and CEO of blinkx.

"Navigation is a vital service, and blinkx's tremendous growth is testament to the excellence of our technology and the results we deliver."

Regarding demographics, Internet ratings service, Quantcast reports that blinkx.com "caters to a more youthful, very slightly male biased, more educated following."

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