Aftab-e Yazd is a popular newspaper in Iran, published from and headquartered in Iran. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze Aftab-e Yazd’s media bias and Aftab-e Yazd’s factual reporting on the basis of its coverage, language used, presidential endorsements, media reports, research and blind surveys. We have also commented on the left or right biasedness of the Aftab-e Yazd along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the Aftab-e Yazdis Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For Aftab-e Yazd, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on Aftab-e Yazd’s media bias. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media bias meter out of all the seven possible meters shown here.
Factual Reporting Summary
For commenting on the factual accuracy of the Aftab-e Yazd, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if Aftab-e Yazd has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of Aftab-e Yazd. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. Aftab-e Yazd Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for Aftab-e Yazd. We will observe, analyse and comment on the Aftab-e Yazd language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of Aftab-e Yazd’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. Aftab-e Yazd Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of Aftab-e Yazd to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of Aftab-e Yazd towards any side of the spectrum.
2. Aftab-e Yazd Endorsement of President
Endorsement of presidential candidates in elections comments strongly about a newspaper’s affiliation towards left or right. We will look out for candidates that Aftab-e Yazd has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support Aftab-e Yazd’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of Aftab-e Yazd
A political leader’s frequent criticism of Aftab-e Yazd will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised Aftab-e Yazd in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on Aftab-e Yazd
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against Aftab-e Yazd by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if Aftab-e Yazd is biased towards left, right or center.
5. Media Bias Articles from Research Papers, Institutions, etc.
Several reputed fact checking and media bias analytics organizations conduct thorough surveys and research to write about Aftab-e Yazd media bias. To substantiate our claims about Aftab-e Yazd’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of Aftab-e Yazd
The audience of Aftab-e Yazd also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about Aftab-e Yazd’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. Aftab-e Yazd’s controversial statements and tweets
Several newspapers make controversial statements or tweets on social media that reflect their affinity towards any ideology. We will flip through Aftab-e Yazd social media accounts to look for clues that suggests Aftab-e Yazd media bias.
8. Popular editors of Aftab-e Yazd
Any popular person or editor associated with the Aftab-e Yazd will also speak a lot about Aftab-e Yazd’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of Aftab-e Yazd that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. Aftab-e Yazd CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if Aftab-e Yazd CEO supports or sponsors any political party directly or indirectly. We will look for his tweets, statements, opinion pieces, and controversies that will take us towards Aftab-e Yazd’s media bias.
B. Aftab-e Yazd Factual Reporting Analysis
After Aftab-e Yazd media bias, we will write about Aftab-e Yazd’s factual reporting, to check whether Aftab-e Yazd is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing Aftab-e Yazd’s factual accuracies and will comment if Aftab-e Yazd has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. Aftab-e Yazd’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for Aftab-e Yazd’s previous history if it has ever intentionally or unintentionally published any fake news, false or misleading reports to influence audience. We will also write about false claims made by Aftab-e Yazd in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of Aftab-e Yazd
Several fact-checking organizations including Politico, FactCheck, Snopes, Poynter, etc. conduct frequent fact-check on news articles published by newspapers. We will list down fact-checks that mentioned Aftab-e Yazd to suggest if Aftab-e Yazd has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of Aftab-e Yazd
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by Aftab-e Yazd in their news stories to find out if Aftab-e Yazd is factually reliable or not.
C. Aftab-e Yazd Reliability Ratings by Fact-Checking Organizations
Several organizations across the globe independently conduct thorough research and studies on the pattern of news coverage by mainstream media. These websites study the articles published by the news media with the help of professionals and rate them on the basis of bias and reliability. Under this section, we will find out what other fact-checking organizations and media monitors have to say about Aftab-e Yazd.
D. History of Aftab-e Yazd
Aftab-e Yazd is based out of Iran and primarily published from Iran . In this section, we will comment about the history of Aftab-e Yazd including Aftab-e Yazd founder, Aftab-e Yazd publisher, Aftab-e Yazd circulation and Aftab-e Yazd headquarters.
E. Aftab-e Yazd Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about Aftab-e Yazd’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how Aftab-e Yazd’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of Aftab-e Yazd
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers Aftab-e Yazd enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of Aftab-e Yazd audience.
G. Aftab-e Yazd Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of Aftab-e Yazd on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if Aftab-e Yazd is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether Aftab-e Yazd is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.