What are the best websites in Italy? Here is a list of top 15 most visited Italian websites based on Alexa rank, Quantcast statistics and users’ reviews. I have excluded Google, Facebook, Youtube, Yahoo, Blogspot and wikipedia from this list as they are among the most popular sites all over the world, as shown in world top 100 websites and top 20 Canadian websites for example. These websites in Italian language are sorted into 5 categories including news & portal, newspapers & magazines, sports & recreation, videos & movies, videos & photos and internet & webmasters for your browsing convenience. Enjoy and have fun.
News & Portal
1. Libero: largest Italian internet service provider, offering news, e-mail service, community, chat, sport, blogging, movies, videos and more.
2. Il Corriere della Sera: offering news, politics, economy, sports, photos, imagesweather, health, travel guides, music, games and more.
3. Virgilio: providing news, sports, video, email, community, ADSL and search engine.
4. ANSA: website of the ANSA – news, photos, videos, politics, regions, world, international, economics, stock exchange, foreign exchange, finance and many more.
5. RAI: The official broadcasting agency of the Italian government.
Newspapers & Magazines
6. La Repubblica: the online edition of the most popular Italian newspaper La Repubblica.
7. La Stampa: the official website of the newspaper La Stampa.
8. AlFemminile: oneline women’s magazine offering beauty, career, family, kitchen, children and health.
Sports & Recreation
9. Gazzetta dello Sport: football news, photos and videos. also featuring Formula 1, cycling, World Championship and other sports.
Videos & Movies
10. Mediaset: presents its TV channels and programs.
11. Italia-Film: best collection of free streaming movies.
12. MYmovies: database of international cinema with thematic cards, reviews and user feedbacks.
Internet & Webmasters
13. Aruba: largest Italian company for domain registration and web hosting.
14. HTML.it: Italian portal totally dedicated to HTML, web publishing and security.
15. Heyos.com: Advertising Network for webmasters and merchants.