CBC.ca receives 1.5 million page views in a day

from CBC.ca archives | Tue, 3 Oct 2000

For the first time, CBC.ca traffic hits more than 1.5 million page requests in a single day.

The key draw continues to be news content, comprising a record 850,000 page views. About 100,000 requests come from mobile devices like PDAs and cellphones.

�We are very proud of this accomplishment as it shows that people truly care about quality content online,� said CBC.ca managing director Adrian Mills. �Whether they�re using their computers, their cellphones or their hand-held organizers, we are making sure that CBC is there for them.�

Previous one-day milestones included Tall Ships coverage (1.1 million page views) and millennium celebrations (1.2 million page views.)