is a British entertainment and media news website. According to comScore
figures, it is the fourth largest British entertainment website with 2.1 million unique users on its news site. According to Alexa Internet
traffic statistics, as of February 2011, Digital Spy is the 93rd most popular website in the United Kingdom
The site was established on 17 January 1999 as digiNEWS before the then member sites of the digiNEWS network were merged and Digital Spy Ltd. was formally incorporated in 2001.
On 9 April 2008 it was announced that the website was purchased earlier in the month by magazine publisher Hachette Filipacchi UK
, a subsidiary of the Lagardère Group
Digital Spy has a soap opera
section. In 2009, Digital Spy launched an American edition of the site, a reduced version of the full UK site and, , only covers Eastenders
, Coronation Street
in the "Soaps" section.
The site also features forums
which went live in March 2000. The forums cover media as well as computing, telephony, gaming, politics, radio, sport, general discussion and less formal chatter.
In July 2007, The Times
reported on the number of customers who had registered... Read More