Friday, October 4, 2013

Georgia's favorite media outlets are Fox News, USA Today, Time, and ... TMZ

Posted By on Fri, Oct 4, 2013 at 12:30 PM

Popular URL shortener Bit.ly has just launched a nifty feature that breaks down the total number of links shared by individual states.

How do our media habits look in Georgia? Fox News sits atop the TV and radio segment, USA today reigns supreme in the newspaper category (sorry, AJC!), and Time wins among magazines. The most popular online outlet? TMZ.

Check out below how our media consumption stands up next to other states below. The figures are all based on web traffic, so it's not necessarily representative for TV, print, or radio's overall reach. It's still an interesting look at what outlets Georgians are viewing online.

TV and radio:

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  • Bit.ly

Rankings for Georgia:
1. Fox News
2. CNN
3. ABC News
4. NBC News
5. BBC
6. CBS News
7. CNBC
8. Al Jazeera
9. NPR
10. PBS

Newspapers:

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  • Bit.ly

Rankings for Georgia:
1. USA Today
2. Wall Street Journal
3. The New York Times
4. The Guardian
5. SF Gate
6. San Jose Mercury
7. Chicago Tribune
8. Los Angeles Times
9. Boston Globe
10. Washington Post

Magazines:

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  • Bit.ly

Rankings for Georgia:
1. Time
2. US Magazine
3. Wired
4. The New Yorker
5. National Geographic
6. The Economist
7. Forbes
8. The Atlantic
9. Businessweek
10. Vanity Fair

Online media:

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  • Bit.ly

Rankings for Georgia:
1. TMZ
2. Huffington Post
3. BuzzFeed
4. Politico
5. The Onion
6. Salon
7. Gawker
8. TechCrunch
9. Mashable
10. Slate

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