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ABC News Websites Ranks No. 1

1 minute read | February 2020

  • ABC News Websites grew (+11.3%) versus prior month
  • Yahoo! Reports largest growth of top 10 news rankings (+19.0%)

Sydney, 11 February, 2020: Latest data released today by Nielsen, revealed a change in the top spot for digital news rankings. Nielsen Digital Content Ratings data for January 2020 ranked ABC News Websites first, with a unique audience of 11.2M (+11.3%) versus the prior month. shifted to second place (10.5M), followed by (9.3M) ranked third. 

Yahoo! Reported the highest growth (month-on-month) of the top ten ranked news mastheads (+19.0%) in January 2020 versus the prior month. 

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