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The Sun, Facebook win Digital Spy readers' awards 2011

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The Sun and social network Facebook have tasted success in the Digital Spy end of year readers' awards.

The Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid paper just pipped The Guardian to take home best newspaper in the poll of our 12 million monthly readers.

Long-running celebrity magazine Heat was named magazine of the year, ahead of the movies publication Empire.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talks about Timeline during the f/8 conference
Asked about the best website of 2011, our readers voted Facebook as their favourite online destination, after a year of massive growth for the 800m member-strong social network.

Google's video sharing website YouTube was in second place, ahead of microblogging site Twitter, catch-up TV service BBC iPlayer and Apple's iTunes store.

Best Newspaper

1. The Sun
2. The Guardian

Magazine of the Year

1. Heat
2. Empire

Best Website/Service

1. Facebook
2. YouTube
3. Twitter
4. BBC iPlayer
5. iTunes

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