The run-up to the General Election made its presence felt on the
BBC's news website figures, which show that the broadcaster increased
the number of visitors by a whopping 70 million since the table
published in April. The Guardian's placing above The Telegraph only
lasted for one month, as a drop in users of nearly four million sees The
Telegraph reclaim its status.
Rank Site Address Latest monthly page
1 BBC News Online bbc.co.uk/news 172.2
2 FT.com ft.com 40.0
3 Electronic Telegraph telegraph.co.uk 27.0
4 Guardian Unlimited guardian.co.uk 26.4
5 Irish Times ireland.com *24.6
6 CNN.com cnn.com 24.1
7 Times/Sunday Times the-times.co.uk 18.0
8= The Independent independent.co.uk 15.0
8= Ananova ananova.com 15.0
10 Teletext.co.uk teletext.co.uk *13.4
These are unaudited figures taken from publishers unless stated. The
data used in this table is supplied by BRAD: www.intellagencia.com.
Tel: (020) 7505 8458. For a free listing in the New Media section of
BRAD, call (020) 7505 8254. *Figures from ABC Electronic.