Ups and downs for news sites
Six of the ten biggest English language news sites in the world by number of visits saw fewer visits in April, compared to the same month last year, according to data from digital analyst Similarweb, PressGazette reports. Yahoo Finance had the biggest year-on-year fall in traffic (down 14%), followed by the BBC.co.uk and BBC.com sites (down 11%) and Fox News (down 6%).
Positive numbers were noted for the New York Times which had 546.5m visits in March (up 51%) and Mail Online (up 11%). New York Times early 2022 bought popular web-based word-game Wordle.