When it comes to news, to quick hitting articles, and concise opinion, the first place that life scientists turn to is the web. They also go online for information on laboratory products, research tools, conferences, careers and more.
That's why at The Scientist we're making strides to become the foremost website in the life sciences. Currently, www.The-Scientist.com has over 1 million registered users and over 700,000 monthly pageviews. In September 2009 we had a record 340,000 visitors to the site, a 30% increase in traffic from September 2008. This audience includes the key demographics of The Scientist's print subscribers, but in higher numbers and with an even greater global reach. For instance, approximately 253,000 online registrants have classified themselves as Sr. Researchers, Lab Directors, Postdocs, and PIs.
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