www.bsr-russia.com is one of the fastest growing information sites about Russian politics, economics and business on the Internet. Among the 200 million and more web sites now available it is ranked in the top 0.5% worldwide and climbing rapidly. In three months it gained over 500,000 places in the Alexa rankings
The audience for the site is continuously growing. Our registered users, to whom we send a weekly e-mail, now exceed 3,000.
BSR-russia’s global reach is currently increasing at 80% per month, as measured by the Internet rating information company, Alexa. BSR-russia.com currently has a three-month global Alexa traffic rank fluctuating between 300,000 and 500,000. The site has a bounce rate of roughly 22% (i.e., 22% of visits consist of only one page view). The site has attained a traffic rank of 9,643 among users in the UK, where Alexa estimate that 73% of its audience is located. The time spent in a typical visit to the site is about 13 minutes, with 58 seconds spent on each page view. BSR-russia.com’s visitors view 5.9 unique pages each day on average. The fraction of visits to the site referred by search engines is about 5%. About 24% of visitors, on average, signup for registration on the site to receive e-mail notifications of important stories and a weekly newsletter summary of developments and stories posted.
Individual stories can reach 5,000 hits (readers) in a few days.