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Ranking Changes For Top Five Online News Publishers

2 minute read | April 2020
  • ABC News Websites held top spot for second consecutive month
  • 7News moved from rank #4 to #3
  • Daily Mail Australia moved from rank #5 to #4

Sydney, 2 April 2020: Nielsen Digital Content Ratings data released today showed ranking changes for the top five online news publishers for February 2020.

Nielsen Digital Content Ratings data for February 2020 – a month that traditionally sees lower audiences due to fewer days in the month – ranked ABC News Websites first for the second consecutive month, with a unique audience of 9.9M. also held its position in second, with a unique audience of 9.3M.

7News moved up to third position with a unique audience of 8.4M, followed by Daily Mail Australia (7.9M) ranked fourth – up from fifth position in comparison to last month.

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