The MSN network of Internet services attracts more than 300 million unique users worldwide every month. Available in 34 markets and 18 languages, MSN is a world leader in delivering Web services to consumers and online advertising solutions to marketing clients. As the second largest Web portal in South Africa according to Nielsen, MSN.co.za attracts both a large mainstream audience and several targeted niche audiences.
Windows live Hotmail is the largest free Web-based e-mail service in South Africa. It provides people with free e-mail accounts that they can access from any PC with Internet access or a Web-enabled device. Since its launch in 1996, MSN Hotmail active accounts have grown to more than 200 million worldwide, with an estimated 850 000 users in South Africa.
Currently, MSN.co.za features the following sections on the homepage: Business, Careers, Dating and Personals, Entertainment, Health and Diet, MSN Concerts, Property, Shopping, Technology, Travel and Weather, with Home and Living, Movies, Sport and News being launched in 2008.