We analysed over 10 million articles published by the most popular sites on the web during May, to find those with the highest average number of shares per post.
Online publishers have never had to compete so hard for that sought after share. The Guardian isn’t just competing against the BBC. BuzzFeed aren’t alone when it comes to catchy quizzes. Brands are becoming publishers in order to stand out online and sometimes, it’s just a random Tumblr blog that steals the limelight after all.
But which sites typically get the most shares per post?
We thought it’d be interesting to find out. So we analyzed all the posts published by the busiest 2000 sites on the internet during May. That equated to over 10 million articles, videos and images, posted in one month alone. Here’s what we found.
The Most Shared Major Publishers
Let’s start with the biggest, most well …