May Traffic

Thanks to Bill O'Reilly, whose studio temper provided so much amusement last month, and the Craigslist advertiser who called to ask we remove pictures of him waving cash at online female admirers. Those two stories-plus other more worthy coverage of the Democratic primaries, the turmoil at the Wall Street Journal and blogging narcissism-helped Gawker.com to one of its strongest months in May. At 17.3m pageviews, traffic was up 115% on December; and the site's audience was at 3.0m unique visitors up 150% since the end of last year. After the jump, the charts.

May Traffic