Super Bowl Recap: How to Maximize Audience Retention around Tentpole Events

Super Bowl Recap: How to Maximize Audience Retention around Tentpole Events

With the lowest ratings in a decade, another Super Bowl is behind us. Although ratings were considered low this year as 98.2 million viewers tuned into the game via CBS television broadcast, 2.6 million streamed the game online. As digital video consumption continues to grow, expect that streaming total to continue to increase. Because users are significantly more at ease consuming across digital platforms, there are opportunities for publishers to leverage the high volume views these tentpoles generate before and after the event.