Interests in personal finance and careers

January 2021 saw strong growth in overall traffic with interests focused on personal finance and careers. This is in line with a seasonal increase in traffic, as people return to work after the December holidays. However, this increase was off a high base from record December traffic. Month on month, January saw a 16% growth …

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South Africa Online June 2020

As some ‘normality’ returns to the economy, so do our browsing behaviours. June 2020 traffic returns to pre-COVID traffic levels with approximately 970 million total page views being measured by Narratiive during June. This is down from the COVID-19 high of 1,3 billion page views in April and in line with the average monthly page …

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South Africa Online May 2020

Top 10 Websites Online traffic still sores above pre-COVID-19 levels but does show month on month decline. This month on month decline across many of the top 10 sites was mostly due to fatigue in general COVID-19 related news. Instead, internet users consumed localized content on how and what they could do during the adjusted …

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South Africa Online April 2020

A little bit less browsing, but definitely more interest in ‘Taste and Food’ category and fine-dining at home! Top 10 Websites Overall, the huge growth on website traffic from March somewhat tapered off during April. However, TimesLive, The South African, BusinessInsider and Daily Maverick still experienced double-digit growth in their unique browsers during April. This …

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South Africa Online March 2020 I COVID-19 Special I Growth of News category

Market Insights South Africa & top 10 websites Coronavirus resulted in a major increase in web traffic across the board but most notably across the News category of websites. In particular, massive month on month growth can be seen across News24, Fin24, Citizen and BusinessInsider who all recorded more than 50% growth in Unique Browsers. …

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