Most popular newspaper sites: NY Times, USA Today, Washington Post

New York Times, USA Today and the Washington Post own the most popular online fronts in the newspaper world, Nielsen//NetRatings reports. Overall, the online editions of papers reach 25.83% of US Internet population.

Top 10 online newspaper sites

Online paper Unique audience, 000 Reach, % Growth, YTY
NYTimes.com 11,405 7.5 15%
USATODAY.com 10,361 6.81 8%
WashingtonPost.com 8,067 5.31 28%
LATimes 3,934 2.59 23%
SFGate.com 3,922 2.58 4%
Boston.com 3,602 2.37 -1%
DailyNews 2,870 1.89 5%
WSJ 2,665 1.75 9%
The Houston Chronicle 2,654 1.75 35%
Chicago Sun-Times 2,584 1.7 20%
Total 39,283 25.83 11%
Source: Nielsen//NetRatings