- YEN.com.gh has found a place in the latest ranking of the topmost publishers on Facebook around the world
- The popular news website picked the 15th position, coming ahead of Washington Post, Guardian, and other notable websites
- The 15th position put YEN.com.gh as number one in Ghana, third in West Africa, and fourth in Africa
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YEN.com.gh, Ghana's leading social and entertainment news website, has emerged as one of the topmost publishers on Facebook across the world.
In the latest rankings released by Newswhip, YEN.com.gh claimed the number 15 spot rubbing shoulders with some of the world's leading websites.
YEN.com.gh gathered a whopping 8.1 million engagements with 2,346 articles in the month of August to come ahead of some notable names like Washington Post, Guardian, Manchester Evening News, and Goal.com.
No 1 publisher in Ghana and No 4
By the 15th position globally, YEN.com.gh automatically becomes the number one website in Ghana regarding Facebook engagements. In fact, no other Ghanaian website made it into the top 25.
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For the African continent, YEN.com.gh placed fourth behind Legit.ng, Tuko.co.ke, and Yabaleftonline.
YEN's sister websites make the top 10
The top 10 on the list had three African representatives, Legit.ng, Tuko.co.ke, and Yabaleftonline. Legit, YEN.com.gh's sister website in Nigeria, came second behind Dailymail UK while Tuko.co.ke, another sister website from Kenya, came fourth behind Mirror UK. Yabaleftonline took the ninth position.
The Sun UK, CNN, Metro UK, Fox News, and NBC News completed the top 10.
YEN.com.gh is a partner of Genesis Media Emerging Markets company, a media holding operating in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana, with projects like Legit.ng, TUKO.co.ke, Briefly News and Sportsbrief.com.
Established barely seven years, YEN.com.gh has grown to become one of Ghana's leading websites with over 2.3 million followers across social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter).
The growth has been propelled by the focus and interesting entertainment news and the ability to tell compelling human interest from ordinary Ghanaians while also dishing out relevant political, social, and sports news.
In 2021, the 2019 NCA Website of the Year received almost 90 million pageviews on the stories that were published, an equally impressive feat.
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Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh has vacancies for prospective journalists/social media managers who want to join our talented and hardworking team.
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