Herald site holds slim lead in New Zealand

New Zealand newspaper and magazine websites domestic unique users, week of May 24, 2009

The New Zealand Herald’s website nzherald.co.nz holds a narrow lead in domestic unique users over news portal stuff.co.nz, according to the latest data from Nielsen Online.

The two sites, owned respectively by rival newspaper groups APN and Fairfax, are perennial contenders for the top spot among Kiwi news readers, and also draw large international audiences, not included in the above numbers.