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Lowestfare.com Heads Top 10 Banner List for Week

Lowestfare.com had the top banner for the week ending May 30 based on reach, according to the BannerTrack service from Nielsen//NetRatings.

The most clicked-on ad banner was Treeloot's sweepstakes ad, which had a 9 percent click rate compared to the previous week's most clicked-on banner from 1-800-U-search.com, which had a 9.6 percent click rate.

Top 10 banners based on reach were:

  1. Lowestfare -- Discount Travel Quick Search
  2. Amazon -- Click on Shopping. Then click on Music and Video.
  3. Bonzi Software -- Speed Up Your Internet Connection
  4. Autoweb -- GET A PRICE
  5. Autoweb -- BUY IT SELL IT
  6. Bonzi Software -- Speed Boost: Speed Up Your Internet Connection
  7. Buy.com -- CONTEST HERE: Palm III a day! Giveaway
  8. Bonzi Software -- Speed Boost: Speed Up Your Internet Connection
  9. Launch -- Watch the latest BRITNEY SPEARS video!
  10. AmeriDebt -- Click here to be debt free!

Ad banners that run predominantly on an advertiser's own property are not included in the count. Rankings are based on audience measurement of persons ages 2+ who have access to the Internet from home.

Nielsen//NetRatings said that top advertisers for the week ending May 30, ranked by banner impressions, were:

AdvertiserImpressions in millionsReach %
1. Microsoft123.335.5%
2. Amazon51.225.1
3. Thunderstone32.53.9
4. CDNow31.813
5. LinkExchange22.97.4
6. SexSwap22.12.4
7. Yahoo!21.912.3
8. Lowestfare20.512.7
9. First USA19.910.1
10. Bonzi Software19.813.4