FOX News Digital finishes May as top-performing news brand in multiplatform minutes
June 22, 2022
FOX News Digital finished May 2022 as the top-performing news organisation in the competitive set in multiplatform minutes for the 15th consecutive month, according to Comscore. FOX News Digital closed out the month reaching over 2.9 billion total multiplatform minutes, 1.5 billion total multiplatform views, and 80 million multiplatform unique visitors. FOX News Digital also topped the news competitive set averaging 2.4 views per visit. Additionally, the FOX News Mobile App reached nearly 6.2 million unique visitors in May, seeing growth over April.
FOX News remained the most engaged brand on social media in the competitive set in May, with over 33 million total social interactions, notching the 93rd consecutive month FOX News has placed on top, according to Emplifi. This was also the highest month on record since October 2018 for FOX News’ Twitter interactions, garnering over 4.8 million interactions. FOX News also drove over 14 million interactions on Facebook and over 14 million Instagram interactions. On YouTube, FOX News secured the top spot among news brands in video views, with over 250 million, according to Shareablee.
FOXBusiness.com drove 158 million multiplatform views, topping CNN Business for the second consecutive month. Additionally, the business network delivered over 273 million multiplatform minutes (+18% versus the prior year) and 22.9 million multiplatform unique visitors. FOX Business’ videos on YouTube remained the most-viewed among the business news competitive set for the 14th consecutive month, driving over 68.5 million views in May, and up 128% over the prior year, according to Shareablee.
MAY 2022 FOX NEWS DIGITAL VS. CNN.COM
Multi-Platform Total Views
FOX News Digital – 1,477,000,000 (up 2 percent vs. April 2022)CNN.com – 1,439,000,000 (up 1 percent vs. April 2022)
Multi-Platform Total Minutes
FOX News Digital – 2,945,000,000 (up 2 percent vs. April 2022)CNN.com – 2,333,000,000 (down 5 percent vs. April 2022)
Multi-Platform Unique Visitors
FOX News Digital – 80,005,000 (up 5 percent vs. April 2022)CNN.com – 131,788,000 (up 17 percent vs. April 2022)
FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the free ad-supported television service FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for more than 20 consecutive years, while FBN ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by Fox Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.