Ada Derana ranked most popular website in Sri Lanka

Ada Derana ranked most popular website in Sri Lanka

February 6, 2015   02:34 pm – the official web portal of Sri Lanka’s most renowned News brand – has been ranked Sri Lanka’s most popular local website by Alexa Web Information Service, a subsidiary of

Alexa’s traffic rankings are based on the usage patterns and data collected from other, diverse sources, calculating a website’s reach, page views, time on site etc. and tabulating a three month average.
Ada Derana has over the years become a household name in Sri Lanka by offering Sri Lankan news across a wide spectrum of delivery networks.  In 2010, was ranked the most popular news website in Sri Lanka by Alexa and continues to be the most popular tri-lingual website among Sri Lankans, here and aboard.

Ada Derana which began in 2008 carrying the slogan ‘Truth First’, has grown from strength to strength from its humble beginnings as a TV news bulleting evolving into a breaking news portal. The dedicated Ada Derana web team offers Sri Lankan news in three mediums; English, Sinhala and Tamil.
The website has managed to surpass its competitors within a short span due to its highly accurate news which is delivered first to the public through the web. Ada Derana with its majority viewership in Sri Lanka also enjoys a wider patronage in the Middle East, Australia, Japan, UK and India. The main attractions within the Ada Derana site include the breaking news section, the daily TV news bulletin and the Video section which provides latest happenings from Sri Lanka in a visual and audible medium.
The Ada Derana team wishes to thank its loyal viewers who kept on visiting the site daily, sharing their thoughts and views on our comments columns and even personally contacting us to provide feedback to help us achieve the standard we’ve reached today.

Thank you for helping Ada Derana reach beyond geographic, ethnic, cultural and religious boundaries, uniting Sri Lankans worldwide under one domain. With its most recent achievement, Ada Derana hopes to take the Internet based news service to greater heights and invites its viewers to participate in achieving this goal.


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