Posted By Joe Haskins on Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 09:47

When Commercial Progression launched the new Ad Sales website for National Geographic Networks, they loved it so much that they wanted everyone to come and see it. To help encourage them, they sent out an e-blast to thousands of ad agencies around the world that offered a chance to win a free iPad to first 100 visitors. The resulting traffic spike brought our server to it's knees.