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  • Russian mCommerce Research Report

    Similar to other parts of the world, mobile devices are becoming the dominant way to access the Internet in Russia. The rise of mobile devices has led to an increase in mCommerce – mobile shopping.…

  • Russian May Holiday Travel

    The first and second weeks of May are a big travel period for vacationers in Russia. Russians take trips both domestically and internationally with back-to-back long weekends celebrating May 1st and May 9th – Labor…

  • Celebrations in Russia: Orthodox Easter

    Russian Orthodox Easter falls on April 16th this year, coincidentally the same day as Christian Easter. Since the Russian Orthodox Church follows the Julian calendar, Russian Orthodox Easter usually falls on a later date than…

  • Comparing Analytics for Yandex.Direct Verticals Q4 2016

    Analysts on the Yandex.Direct team recently compiled analytics on different verticals for Yandex.Direct in Q4 2016 to equip advertisers with more knowledge of the online search advertising market in Russia.  The report covers a range…

  • Yandex.Music Russian Music Streaming Behavior by age

    They say that every generation has their own music. Yandex, Russia’s leading tech company, decided to put this idea to the test, and observed what users were listening to on Yandex.Music during the summer of…

  • Recapping the Russian Gaming Market 2016

    2016 was a big year for the Russian gaming market. Gaming is one of Russia’s biggest industries, and Russia has the largest market for video games in Eastern Europe. In 2016, Russia’s gaming market was…