The Sun was the fastest growing online news brand in July, according to ABC figures, boosting the number of daily average unique browsers on its website to 5.06m – up 96 per cent year-on-year.
Mail Online, the UK’s most-visited news website, grew online readership by 1 per cent year-on-year to 15.03m.
This is more than double nearest rival The Independent, despite the online-only title increasing the number of daily average unique browsers by 54 per cent year-on-year to 6.14m.
The Guardian is not currently audited by ABC.
Metro’s online readership also rose, climbing by 67 per cent year-on-year to 2.42m.
Among the regional daily websites, the Coventry Telegraph was the biggest climber. Its daily average unique browsers were up 70 per cent year-on-year to 108,731.
The Birmingham Mail was up 52 per cent year-on-year to 404,988.
|Publication||Total circulation July 2017||% change year-on-year||% change month-on-month|
|Manchester Evening News||956,752||16.3||-2.79|
|Hull Daily Mail||132,135||-1.3|
|Daily Post (Wales)||125,115||46.9||-4.2|
|Huddersfield Daily Examiner||84,019||41.36||-1.75|