Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr & Singapore media

Facebook is the most popular social network in Singapore. But how popular is microblogging and Twitter? And are the Singapore news sites holding their own against the social networks and blogs?

Here are the traffic estimates for Singapore mainstream media websites provided by Google Trends and Double Click Ad Planner. We look at AsiaOne, the top site, followed by the Straits Times and Channel NewsAsia, which are almost in a dead heat, Today, Stomp, HardWare Zone, and the stragglers, Business Times and The New Paper. You can also see the estimated number of users of Facebook, WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr and Twitter in Singapore.

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Times on the Net: You can’t beat the traffic

The New York Times is the newspaper with the best website and gets around four million daily unique visitors (estimated cookies) – way above the other newspapers I checked on Google Trends and Double Click Ad Planner. (See the charts at the end of this post.)

The Straits Times resembles the American, not the British, newspapers shown in the charts in one way.

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