BBC iPlayer press pack for April 2010
Here are the numbers and the monthly press pack for BBC iPlayer's performance during April 2010 (Download the PDF: BBC iPlayer publicity pack April 2010).
These are some of the highlights picked out by the Comms team who put together the pack:
- April 2010 was the best performing month for BBC iPlayer with 123 million request for BBC TV and Radio programmes, up from 118 million in March 2010
- Online requests also hit an all time high at 104 million, up 3 million from March 2010
- The new series of Doctor Who also chalked up a new record of the highest number of requests a single programme has received in its first week, with 1.6 million requests for Episode 1. Outnumbered and Russell Howard's Good News also performed well
- BBC iPlayer has also released a new beta version of the service
Paul Murphy is the Editor of the Internet blog.