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Posted: January 31, 2007

Sports Features Communications Racks up over 18 Million Hits During the 2006 Olympic Year

TAMPA, Florida, USA – January 31, 2007 – Sports Features Communications® (SFC) publishes the webstats for 2006 showing the best year ever with over 18 million hits, over 3.5 million page views and over 1.7 million session visits.

The traffic grows distinctly by the year as readers from around the globe log in to read the latest on Olympic and High Level Sports. Viewer ratings in the past three years have been significantly increasing with page views rising more than 30% from 2004 to 2005 and a solid 54% from 2005 to 2006. Visitor sessions rose over 50% from 2004 to 2005 and jumped a good 90% from 2005 to 2006. SFC expects a steady rise leading up to the 2008 Olympic Year. moves into the fifth year of existence in 2007 and has steadily carved out a niche audience that follows Olympic sports news year round from all walks of the Sports Movement. SFC's loyal readers also log in repeatedly, several times a day to stay updated unlike many sites where readers just visit once a day to get informed.

The news gathering system is searching for headlines in over 21,000 sources worldwide as headlines break to bring readers the widest selection of free to view news on Elite Level Sports. There are 3,000 articles live 24 hrs a day and 7 days a week.

Laura Walden , founder of, commented "As we start this 5 th year I am extremely pleased with the growing popularity of the site. We look forward to a busy 2007 leading into a super 2008. People are watching what is happening in China and interest about the Beijing Games is rising daily."

The SFC Press Point section featuring press releases about sports organizations in the Olympic Movement, teams and sports governing bodies from all over the world is another extremely popular news page on

SFC Press Point is almost immediately listed in the English news of the online Google News and more and more other news sources and Blogs around the world. This is an excellent, easy, no cost way to diffuse information about organization's activities, news and events. Be sure to add to your press distribution list and link to the site to keep viewers informed. SFC is now offering advertising making it even easier to reach the targeted High Level Sports Movement.

SFC - Sports Features Communications® is a U.S. based corporation specializing in sports news indexing designed to meet the targeted need of sports fans around the globe. Laura Walden founded Sports Features Communications ™ after 11 years of experience in the Olympic Movement in the media and communications

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