Independent.ie is Ireland’s leading and largest online news publishing site according to the July 2012 comScore Media Metrix Newspaper Category report.
We are delighted to announce that Independent.ie has achieved a superb ranking and is number 1 in the Newspaper Category report, and is recognized for being ahead of Irishtimes.com in what has been a neck and neck contest for the last number of months.
Independent.ie has surpassed Irishtimes.com by a significant margin and for the second month in a row and has increased its traffic four fold. Independent.ie is also ranked ahead of RTE News for seven months consecutively.
A range of interesting and highly controversial articles from news, entertainment, lifestyle and business saw millions of users flock to Independent.ie in July. Stories included ‘Police ‘seconds’ from stopping driver who killed Oisin’, ‘Anguish and joy for families in aftermath of Swedish House Mafia Dublin gig’ and ‘Betting scandal claim rocks Irish Olympic squad’.
In the July Newspaper Category Report Independent.ie ranks ahead of other well recognised Irish and International online news providers such as, BBC, MailOnline, Guardian.co.uk and Mirror Online.