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Aug 22, 2009 Social Networking Site Flixster is a social movie site allowing users to share movie ratings, discover new movies and meet others

Flixster is a community for movie fans of all shapes and sizes. Whether you are a die-hard horror fan or lover of romantic comedies (or both), Flixster is a place where you can find others who share your taste and through them discover new movies that you will love.

About two and a half years old, Flixster is already one of the largest movie sites on the web with over 15 million unique visitors and almost 2 billion movie ratings.

Between November 2006 and January 2007, the number of daily page views by Alexa Toolbar users rose from fewer than 20 million per day to around 50 million per day. Alexa no longer (June 2008) provides numbers of daily page views, but the number of page views as a percentage has decreased by almost two thirds from mid-December 2007 to mid-June 2008. reports that the number of global daily page views for peaked at 8,331,961 on January 23, 2008 and dropped to 1,325,685 by July 5, 2008.

The quality of these daily page views seems to be dropping as well. In May 2008 the average number of page views per visit reported by was 5.1 , down from over 16 page views per visit in May 2007. Average user stay per visit was down to 3 minutes 19 seconds in May 2008 compared to over 8 minutes a year before.

Flixster's Facebook application, called "Movies", has consistently been one of the most popular apps on the site. Daily user totals peaked in December 2007, and while they consistently declined through summer 2008:

this was a common trend among Facebook applications, attributed to what has been described as "app fatigue". Facebook no longer displays daily active use, but instead monthly active use. As of November 2008, its 6.6 million monthly active users place the Movies app at the #8 spot among most-used applications on Facebook.

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