Aussies turn to digital news to stay informed

Aussies turn to digital news to stay informed

Increasing numbers of Australians turn to online news publishers, like Get Regional, to keep them informed and updated.

Seven of the top ten news sites reported audiences over 11 million people and all of the top ten recorded their highest unique audience figure since the launch of Nielsen’s Digital Content Ratings.

Nielsen Digital Content Ratings reported an average increase of  57% across the top ten news sites audiences during March 2020, when compared to February 2020. 

Nielsen Digital Content Ratings also reported increases in time spent with the overall current events and global news subcategory – reaching 51 million hours in total for the month of March 2020 – up over 20 million hours since December 2019.