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BY THE NUMBERS: How ABS-CBN and GMA Network fared in online presence

Meanwhile, LionhearTV also looked at their social media presence thru the social media analytics tool Social Bakers.

With the growing consumption of internet content, media networks are now shifting their content to their digital media platforms.

And just like the TV ratings war between the two largest networks in the country, their fans and followers are now looking at the status of their online media presence.

Based on a DailyPedia article, Tubular Labs, Inc. has listed GMA News and ABS-CBN News in its World’s Top 10 Online Video Publishers based on its social video analytics.

GMA News ranked 5th after garnering 458.6 million video views on Facebook and 181.5 million video views on YouTube for the month of May 2020.

ABS-CBN News on the other hand made it to 7th place with 396.1 million in recorded views on Facebook and 144 million on YouTube, rising 8 notches from the 15th spot in April.

While GMA News leads the network rivalry from the Tubular report, Alexa, on the other hand, ranked as the 3rd most visited website for the month of June 2020. has now surpassed Pinoy news websites and Rappler.

Meanwhile, LionhearTV also looked at their social media presence thru the social media analytics tool Social Bakers.


Based on the latest report from SocialBakers for the month of June, ABS-CBN Entertainment leads the Youtube stats with a total of 36.7 billion total views and 27.7 million subscribers. GMA Network, on the other hand, registered a total of 17.5 billion views with 17.7 million subscribers.

In terms of their news departments, GMA News Public Affairs Youtube Channel leads the count with 6.4 billion total views and 11 million subscribers. It was followed by ABS-CBN News with 6.2 billion total views and 9.5 million subscribers. GMA News’ own Youtube channel meanwhile gets 5.9 billion views with


For Facebook, ABS-CBN edged out GMA Network in terms of numbers of fans. ABS-CBN Entertainment has a total of 20.7 million likes while ABS-CBN News has 18.5 million. GMA Network on the other hand has 19.8 million and GMA News with 14.8 million.


For Twitter, ABS-CBN is again ahead of GMA in terms of followers. The Kapamilya network already has a total of 7 million followers compared to GMA’s 5.7 million.

With the current shift to internet-based viewing, it will be good to know how these stats will evolve in the coming months or years.

LionhearTV will continue to monitor this aspect of the Television industry competition in the country because we expect that it will digital network war will be bigger in the coming years.


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