900 Thousand Unique Users Visited OTUS News
Match-O-Matic Interactive a Landslide Victor; Matches Users with Candidates on Issues
NEW YORK, NY, December 20, 2011 - Since ABC News announced the launch of OTUS News Monday morning, the interactive destination for political news, analysis games and interactives more than 1 million page views have been recorded on the beta site.
OTUS NEWS features the trusted political reporting and analysis of ABC News and invites users into the American political process with groundbreaking technology, engaging video, and immersive interactive experiences.
The site's day one performance solidifies it as a leading online political news destination in a field including CNN Politics, MSNBC and POLITICO.
In case you were not one of the many users who jumped in the action on day one, here is Jake Tapper's tour of OTUS News as well as some of the key features and interactives available at launch.
Source: Statistics are based on Omniture data for Monday, December 19.
OTUS News: http://abcnews.go.com/politics/otus
Screengrabs of Wesbite: http://abcnews.go.com/images/Site/abc_otus_news_main_111216_custom.jpg
Hot Features @ Launch:
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