RT Arabia (Rusia Al Yaum) claims success in net metrics

Posted: 13 Dec 2017

"According to analytics portal SimilarWeb, in November, the RT Arabic website was visited more than 23 million times—more than any other Arabic-language news channel, including Al Arabiya, Al Jazeera, Al Mayadeen, CNN Arabic, and Sky News Arabia."

— Kim Andrew Elliott (@kaedotcom) December 13, 2017

Kim: Internet metrics are vulnerable to tomfoolery. So far I have not found specifics about SimilarWeb’s methodology. RT’s links to the salacious and the conspiratorial enhance its web numbers.

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