A recent story by the Media Daily News reports that newspaper websites continue to grow in popularity in the US. According to comScore figures released by the Newspaper National Network, the number of unique visitors to these sites is up 15% from January of this year.
In April, online newspaper sites reached 83.7 unique visits, generating more than 2 billion page views. This is up from 1.6 billion page views in January. Interestingly enough, competitor sites like CNN.com and Huffington Post experienced little or no growth.
The growth for newspaper websites seems to be steady. The number of unique visitors has risen month-to month, April was up 10% from March, 12% from February and 15% from January of this year. To read the rest of the story by the Media Daily News, click here.