Royal wedding the sixth-biggest event of the Internet age

The top event remains a World Cup soccer match and the longest Wimbledon tennis match, which happened at the same time in June 2010. More than 10.3 million people per minute clicked on news stories about those sporting events.

Will and Kate did beat out President Obama’s election in November 2008, which got 4.3 million page views per minute, Akamai says.