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What: We looked at ComScore’s data on the most-visited news websites in Latin America and particularly Mexico in May 2018.
Why it matters: 65% of Latin American users looked for news online, while 87% of Mexicans with an internet connection browsed news websites.

It is an important year for Latin Americans in terms of elections, and keeping informed is a priority when spending time online. We have seen that internet users in Latin American countries look for many types of content, from travel information to sports and entertainment, but the news is the kind of content they consume moreMore than half of all Latin Americans with internet access (65%) looked at the news online in May, while 87% of Mexicans got informed online. These were the top 10 sites in Latin America and Mexico in May.

Top 10 News Sites in Latin America, May 2018

Total Audience, Home and Work, PC/Laptop.Total Unique Visitors (000)
Total Internet: Total Audience181,779
News/Information118,345
1Globo Noticias23,689
2MSN News13,949
3UOL Noticias12,617
420Minutos Sites10,082
5Grupo Clarin9,877
6El Pais Sites9,589
7Infobae – TKM7,753
8Folha de S.Paulo7,533
9R7 Noticias6,947
10Yahoo-HuffPost News Network6,915

[Source: comScore]

  • 65% of Latin Americans with an internet connection looked at the news online.
  • Among those users, 20% got informed on Globo Noticias.
  • MSN News was seen by 11.7% of internet users looking for the news.
  • 10.6% of visitors preferred UOL Noticias.
  • 20MINUTOS Sites received 8.5% of visitors.
  • 8.3% of users went to Grupo Clarín to get news information, while 8.1% preferred El Pais Sites.
  • Infobae – TKM was seen by 6.5% of visitors.
  • Folha de S Paulo received 6.3% of users.
  • Finally, R7 Noticias and Yahoo-Huffposts News Network were tied at the last spot with 5.8% each.

Top 10 News Sites in Mexico, May 2018

Total Audience, Home and Work, PC/Laptop, Mobile.Total Unique Visitors (000)
Total Internet: Total Audience66,070
News/Information57,556
1El Universal de México16,161
2DEBATE.COM.MX12,738
3Grupo Publicidad y Contenido Editorial11,068
4Grupo SDP10,743
520Minutos Sites9,273
6Grupo Milenio8,179
7Grupo Multimedia Lauman7,944
8Organización Editorial Mexicana7,785
9Noticieros Televisa7,540
10Grupo Proceso7,490


[Source: comScore]

  • 87% of the total amount of Mexicans with an internet connection searched for the news online.
  • El Universal takes home the award for the greatest percentage of visitors with 28%.
  • 22.1% of the users looked for the news on DEBATE.COM.MX. 
  • Grupo Publicidad y Contenido Editorial received 19.2% of visits.
  • Grupo SDP took the fourth position with 18.6% of the total amount of internet users.
  • 20MINUTOS Sites received 16.1% of visitors.
  • Grupo Milenio was preferred by 14.2% of the visitors.
  • Grupo Multimedia Lauman enters the ranking on the seventh spot with 13.8 of visits.
  • Organización Editorial Mexicana received 13.5 of visits.
  • Noticieros Televisa and Grupo Proceso received almost the same amount of users with 13.1% and 13%, respectively.

What: We looked at ComScore’s data on the most-visited news websites in Latin America and particularly Mexico in March 2018.
Why it matters: 63.8% of Latin American users looked for news online, while 85% of Mexicans with an internet connection browsed news websites.

It is an important year for Latin Americans in terms of elections, and keeping informed is a priority when spending time online. We have seen that internet users in Latin American countries look for many types of content, from travel information to sports and entertainment, but the news is the kind of content they consume moreMore than half of all Latin Americans with internet access (63.8%) looked at the news online in March, while 85% of Mexicans got informed online. These were the top 10 sites in Latin America and Mexico in April.

Top 10 News Sites in Latin America, April 2018

Total Audience, Home and Work, PC/Laptop.Total Unique Visitors (000)
Total Internet: Total Audience183,917
News117,388
1Globo Noticias22,937
2MSN News14,115
3UOL Noticias12,678
420MINUTOS Sites9,605
5Grupo Clarin9,342
6El Pais Sites8,825
7Infobae – TKM7,616
8Folha De S Paulo6,944
9Yahoo-HuffPost News Network6,430
10BBC Sites6,360

[Source: comScore]

  • From the total amount of Latin Americans with an internet connection, 63.8%  looked for the news online.
  • Among those users, 19.5% got informed on Globo Noticias.
  • MSN News was seen by 12% of internet users looking for the news.
  • 10.8% of visitors preferred UOL Noticias.
  • 20MINUTOS Sites received 8.1% of visitors.
  • 7.9% of users went to Grupo Clarín to get news information, while 7.5% preferred El Pais Sites.
  • Infobae – TKM was seen by 6.4% of visitors.
  • Folha de S Paulo received 5.9% of users.
  • Finally, Yahoo-Huffposts News Network and BBC Sites were tied at the last spot with 5.4% each.

Top 10 News Sites in Mexico, April 2018

Total Audience, Home and Work, PC/Laptop.Total Unique Visitors (000)
Total Internet: Total Audience64,619
News55,035
1El Universal15,487
2DEBATE.COM.MX11,926
3Grupo SDP10,838
420MINUTOS Sites9,317
5Grupo Publicidad y Contenido Editorial8,853
6Grupo Milenio7,293
7Organización Editorial Mexicana6,861
8Noticieros Televisa6,775
9Grupo Proceso6,503
10El Pais Sites6,244
  • 85.16% of the total amount of Mexicans with an internet connection searched for the news online.
  • El Universal takes home the award for the greatest percentage of visitors with 28%.
  • 21% of the users looked for the news on DEBATE.COM.MX. 
  • Grupo SDP took the third position with 19.6% of the total amount of internet users.
  • 20MINUTOS Sites received 16.9% of visitors.
  • 16% chose Grupo Publicidad y Contenido Editorial to get news information from.
  • Grupo Milenio was preferred by 13.2% of the visitors.
  • Noticieros Televisa and Grupo Proceso received almost the same amount of users with 12.4% and 12.3%, respectively.
  • Only 11.8% of users got informed on Grupo Proceso.
  • The last position is for El Pais Sites with  11.3%.

[Source: comScore]

What: We looked at ComScore’s data on the most-visited news websites in Latin America and particularly Mexico in January 2018.
Why it matters: 57.6% of Latin American users looked for news online, while 85% of Mexicans with an internet connection browsed news websites.

Latin Americans’ interests touch various areas, but being well-informed of the news is an activity that most people everywhere consider important. We have seen that internet users in Latin American countries look for many types of online content, from travel information to sports and entertainment, but the news is the kind of content they consume more. More than half of all Latin Americans with internet access (57.6%) looked at the news online in January, and these were the sites where they did so.

Top 10 News Websites in Latin America, January 2018

Total Audience, Home and Work, PC/LaptopTotal Unique Visitors (000)
Total Internet: Total Audience191,289
News/Information110,373
1Globo Noticias21,260
2MSN News13,952
3UOL Noticias11,575
4Grupo Clarin9,416
520MINUTOS Sites7,518
6Infobae – TKM6,756
7Folha de S. Paulo6,497
8Yahoo-HuffPost News Network6,043
9El Pais Sites5,663
10Grupo La Nacion5,529

[Source: comScore]

  • From the total of users who looked at the news online, 19.2% visited Brazilian website Globo Noticias.
  • 12.6% of users looked for information at MSN News.
  • UOL Noticias, another Brazilian website, received 10.4% of visits.
  • Argentina-based Grupo Clarin was visited by 8.5% of users.
  • 20Minutos sites in Mexico, Spain and the U.S. received 6.4% of visits.
  • Similar amounts of users looked for relevant information at Infobae-TKM, Folha de S. Paulo, and Yahoo-HuffPost. They received 6.1%5.8%, and 5.4% of visitors respectively.
  • In the last two spots were El Pais and Grupo La Nacion, with 5.1% and 5% of visits.

Top 10 News Websites in Mexico, January 2018

Total Audience, Home and Work, PC/Laptop, All Smartphones, All TabletsTotal Unique Visitors (000)
Total Internet: Total Audience68,613
News/Information58,972
1El Universal de México15,839
2DEBATE.COM.MX12,690
3Grupo SDP8,998
4Grupo Publicidad y Contenido Editorial8,756
5Grupo Proceso7,142
6Noticieros Televisa6,960
7Grupo Milenio6,753
8Organizacion Editorial Mexicana6,382
9Publimetro Sites6,176
1020MINUTOS Sites6,071

[Source: comScore]

  • 85% of Mexican internet users look for information in a wide variety of websites.
  • At the top of the ranking is El Universal, whose website received 26.8% of visits.
  • 21.5% of users looked for information at Debate.com.
  • Grupo SDP, which recently acquired fake news site El Deforma, was visited by 15.2% of users.
  • Not far behind was Grupo Publicidad y Contenido Editorial with 14.8% of visits.
  • 12.1% of users looked for news information at Grupo Proceso.
  • Noticieros Televisa received 11.8% of visits, while 11.4% of users visited the Grupo Milenio website.
  • Organización Editorial Mexicana was visited by 10.8% of users.
  • At the bottom of the list, Publimetro and 20Minutos received a similar amount of visits, 10.4% and 10.2% respectively.