BBC iPlayer press pack for May 2010
Here's the monthly press pack for BBC iPlayer's performance during May 2010. (Download the PDF: BBC iPlayer publicity pack May 2010).
Some highlights selected by the Comms team who put together the pack:
- May 2010 was the best performing month for BBC iPlayer to date, breaking the 130 million requests barrier for BBC TV and Radio programmes, up from 123 million requests in April 2010. This broke out to 97 million for TV programmes and 33 million for radio programmes
- Average daily users of the service was back up to 1.4 million users per day, last seen in February
- Across all platforms, requests for programmes via a computer had the most significant increase, up seven million month on month
- May 2010 also saw a rise in Live TV viewing, increasing by +2ppts, up to 10% of all TV BBC iPlayer viewing
Nick Reynolds is Social Media Executive, BBC Online