News.com.au holds top spot in Nielsen ratings

News.com.au holds top spot in Nielsen ratings

News.com.au has once again topped the Nielsen Online Ratings with the free news site attracting a unique audience of 3.68 million in November, up from 3.54 million in October.

Smh.com.au again ranked second with a unique audience of 3.14 million, followed by ABC News Websites with 3.04 million and Daily Mail Australia with 2.33 million.

While the rank order of the top five news sites remained unchanged from last month, The Age jumped from 8th to 6th place and Herald Sun from 9th to 8th.

Yahoo7 News Websites dropped from 6th to 10th place after its unique audience fell from 1.9 million to 1.66 million in November.

Name Unique Audience (000)
1 news.com.au 3,677
2 smh.com.au 3,136
3 ABC News Websites 3,035
4 Daily Mail Australia 2,332
5 ninemsn News Websites 2,305
6 The Age 1,922
7 The Guardian 1,858
8 Herald Sun 1,797
9 BBC 1,686
10 Yahoo7 News Websites 1,664

 

Source: Nielsen Online Ratings, Hybrid data November 2015.

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