Amazon Most Visited Retail Web Site on Cyber Monday

Amazon.com was the most visited retail Web site on Cyber Monday for the third consecutive year, receiving 10% of visits among the top 100 retail Web sites, according to a report by Hitwise.

Walmart.com and Target.com were the second and third most visited Web sites respectively, followed by BestBuy.com and CircuitCity.com.

The report also indicated that U.S. online traffic on Cyber Monday increased 26% compared to 2006. This is the third year in a row that online traffic has increased the Monday following Thanksgiving.