tops UK charts - 9th May 2008
May 9, 2008 – Online poker room, PKR.com
has been named a Hitwise Number 1 Award Winner
for the first quarter of 2008.
up the most UK visits within the Hitwise Gambling
– Poker category, PKR.com finished ahead
of all other major players like Ladbrokes Poker,
VC Poker and William Hill Poker. This impressive
achievement marks the latest in a series of milestones
reached by the world’s fastest growing poker
the leading online competitive intelligence service,
provides insight into the interactions between
8.4 million internet users and over 1 million
websites (across 160 industries) in the UK. Based
on the market share of visits among all UK websites,
PKR.com came 1st in the Hitwise Gambling-Poker
sector, leapfrogging all major competitors.
Marketing Director, Simon Prodger said, “We
are extremely pleased with this award. We have
seen some phenomenal growth and it’s not
slowing up. We have never accepted US players
so to achieve the top ranking in the UK is fantastic.”
award caps an incredible start to 2008 for the
next gen poker room.
In February, PKR.com hit the 1.5 million user
The end of February saw PKR.com climb to 17th
on pokerscout.com’s online poker real money
gaming report, leapfrogging established sites
such as Betfair and Ladbrokes.
its unique 3D software, infinitely customisable
characters and unique take on online poker, PKR.com
looks certain to continue its remarkable growth
in the coming months.
note the Hitwise Top 10 Programme is limited to
UK specific websites, visited by UK based users
and Casino News