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Milestone Achieved as 500,000,000 Online Trivia Games and Quizzes have been Played at Sporcle.com(April 25, 2011)
Seattle, Wash., and San Francisco, Calif. (PRWEB) April 25, 2011
Sporcle, the fun and addictive quiz and trivia game website and mobile application, has achieved a significant milestone with 500,000,000 online games at Sporcle being played since its launch. From one-time visitors of the site, to frequent quiz participants, millions of hours have been spent trying to beat the clock on thousands of brain-busting quizzes and games in order to reach this number.
The online trivia quiz and games community has continued to grow over the years, with more people going online in search of trivia challenges to test themselves and their friends. In a report by The Nielsen Company, in 2010, of the time Americans spend online, 10 percent of that time is spent playing online games. And Sporcle has become a part of it.
Since its inception in 2007, Sporcle has become an increasingly popular online trivia game and quiz site. By offering more than 175,000 user generated games in an endless range of topics, Sporcle has become an online destination for a wide-array of users. From a college student looking for a study break to friends looking to challenge each others trivia knowledge to anyone looking to kill time, Sporcle has become a solution to a number of educational and entertainment needs.
We are proud to have reached the 500,000,000 online games played milestone at Sporcle, said Ali Aydar, CEO, Sporcle. We have to thank Sporcles users, as they are more than just visitors of our site, but they also are the ones who help create the fun games and quizzes. Achieving this milestone is a testament to not just the diverse set of games we are able to offer, but also the dedication and loyalty of our team and users.
Since starting with their first game, the US Presidents quiz, Sporcle has expanded its game and quiz offerings drastically. From fun sports trivia games, such as the NFL teams quiz, to educational games like geography quizzes, including the US States game, there are endless opportunities. Sporcle is always adding the latest games, trivia and quizzes, whether around current events or popular topics. But if there is something missing from the list of games, visitors are always welcome to sign up and create their own game.
Sporcle offers online trivia games and quizzes through the Sporcle.com website and mobile applications for the iPhone, iPad, and Android platforms.. Founded in 2007, Sporcle came to life with the response to its first quiz, naming the U.S. Presidents. As avid crossword, Jeopardy! and trivia fans, the original quiz was not only to test knowledge, but also as a way to learn a piece of information that seemed to come up again and again.
Sporcle continues to create quizzes for entertainment, memory and diversion. You can play one of the thousands of quizzes and trivia games or create your own games!
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