13 Apr '18, 9am
8 Days claims 2.1 million monthly page views, figure called out & disputed
In this age of fake news, anything that can be scrutinised will be scrutinised. And the latest platform to be on the receiving end of this scrutiny is 8 Days , an entertainment rag that used to be popular before the age of the Internet. Advertisement Page views announcement 8 Days recently announced that it will cease the print edition of the magazine in September 2018, to go fully digital. 8 Days to stop printing physical copies for sale Chinese-language sister publication, i-Weekly (i周刊), will also go the same route. Mediacorp’s official reasoning was to allow 8 Days and i-Weekly to “focus on growing their digital properties which have gained popularity over the past year”. The press release cited an average of 2.1 million page views a month for 8 Days website, since its launch last April. i-Weekly , on the other hand, reportedly has an average of 1.3 million page views ...