In Indonesia, Newspapers were first introduced in the mid of 1900s and the media revolution gained considerable momentum after 1998. There are hundreds of newspapers, magazines and tabloids introduced since 2002 and the newspaper reach grew significantly over 40 per cent of the adult population of the country. The Major newspaper/epaper dailies in Indonesia are Republika, Jakarta Post, Kompas, Media Indonesia, etc.
According to the Indonesian newspaper publishers association 2004 data, there is tremendous increase in the online readership rate. All the leading daily newspapers have adopted the digital publishing technology for instant news reach. Some of the leading online newspapers are mentioned below.