Vanity Fair Says Caitlyn Jenner Cover Reached 46 Million People – Caitlyn Jenner’s article in Vanity Fair has captivated the Internet in a way few stories ever have.
Traffic stats show that Jenner’s story rocketed across the Internet on Monday, setting traffic records for Vanity Fair’s site and thousands of articles from a diverse array of websites.
A spokesperson for the magazine told Mashable that the issue had reached more than 46 million people combined across its website and Facebook, YouTube and Twitter accounts.
That’s close to the population of Spain, the total number of US podcast listeners and the number of turkeys eaten by Americans at Thanksgiving.
Bruce Jenner, a former gold-medal-winning athlete and TV personality husband of Kris Jenner appeared in television reality series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Following his divorce from Kris in 2015, Bruce Jenner revealed in an interview with Diane Sawyer that he would be transitioning to a woman. The story went viral, and now the Vanity Fair cover of the newly transitioned Caitlyn Jenner attracted more than 9 million viewers to its website.