El Metropolitano is a popular newspaper in Guatemala, published from and headquartered in Guatemala. In this article, Mediabuzz is going to analyze El Metropolitano’s media bias and El Metropolitano’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 El Metropolitano along with its factual accuracy.
Media Bias Analysis Summary
After thorough research, we will conclude whether the El Metropolitanois Left Leaning, Right Leaning or Centred in its approach. For El Metropolitano, we will go through several researches, studies, blind surveys, headline analysis, etc. to comment on El Metropolitano’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 El Metropolitano, we will flip through previous news articles of the publication and observe if El Metropolitano has published any factually incorrect information. Based on this, we will conclude that we have commented on the factual accuracy of El Metropolitano. Based on the above analysis, we will assign one of the media reliability meter out of all the three possible meters shown here.
A. El Metropolitano Media Bias Analysis
Under this section, we will briefly explain the factors that contribute towards our media bias conclusion for El Metropolitano. We will observe, analyse and comment on the El Metropolitano language used, presidential endorsement, controversies, allegations, political views of El Metropolitano’s editors, etc. to support our inference.
1. El Metropolitano Emotional Influence & Adjectives in Headlines
We will rummage through previous headlines of El Metropolitano to look out for usage of influential language, adjectives, emotionally charged words, etc. that suggests any bias of El Metropolitano towards any side of the spectrum.
2. El Metropolitano 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 El Metropolitano has endorsed in previous presidential elections to support El Metropolitano’s political bias.
3. Political leader’s Criticism of El Metropolitano
A political leader’s frequent criticism of El Metropolitano will also suggest about political inclination of the newspaper. In this section, we will observe if any political leader has criticised El Metropolitano in the past to support our arguments.
4. Allegations on El Metropolitano
Under this section, we will look out for any previous allegations against El Metropolitano by any political leader, party, organization or readers to support if El Metropolitano 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 El Metropolitano media bias. To substantiate our claims about El Metropolitano’s media bias inclination, we will cite these highly reliable sources and research from reputed organizations.
6. Audience of El Metropolitano
The audience of El Metropolitano also strongly suggests its media bias. Therefore, to further substantiate our claims, we will write about El Metropolitano’s audience whether they are democrats or republicans in their political affinities.
7. El Metropolitano’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 El Metropolitano social media accounts to look for clues that suggests El Metropolitano media bias.
8. Popular editors of El Metropolitano
Any popular person or editor associated with the El Metropolitano will also speak a lot about El Metropolitano’s media bias. We will analyze popular persons or editors of El Metropolitano that are directly or indirectly linked to any political party or ideology.
9. El Metropolitano CEO’s political views
In this section, we will look if El Metropolitano 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 El Metropolitano’s media bias.
B. El Metropolitano Factual Reporting Analysis
After El Metropolitano media bias, we will write about El Metropolitano’s factual reporting, to check whether El Metropolitano is reliable or not. There are several parameters on which we will be analyzing El Metropolitano’s factual accuracies and will comment if El Metropolitano has ever published any false or misleading reports.
1. El Metropolitano’s misleading or false news articles
We will look for El Metropolitano’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 El Metropolitano in its Op-Ed or news section.
2. Popular Fact-Checking Organizations’ Analysis of El Metropolitano
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 El Metropolitano to suggest if El Metropolitano has published false stories in the past or not.
3. Sources of El Metropolitano
Sources quotes by newspapers are also indicative of their reliability. We will check the sources quoted by El Metropolitano in their news stories to find out if El Metropolitano is factually reliable or not.
C. El Metropolitano 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 El Metropolitano.
D. History of El Metropolitano
El Metropolitano is based out of Guatemala and primarily published from Guatemala . In this section, we will comment about the history of El Metropolitano including El Metropolitano founder, El Metropolitano publisher, El Metropolitano circulation and El Metropolitano headquarters.
E. El Metropolitano Funding & Ownership
Under this section, mediabuzz will write about El Metropolitano’s investors, stakeholders and owners to analyze how El Metropolitano’s media bias and factual reliability is affected.
F. Readers of El Metropolitano
Under this section, we will provide you approximate numbers of readers El Metropolitano enjoy. It will also have an age-wise, demographic-wise, gender-wise and political opinion-wise distribution of El Metropolitano audience.
G. El Metropolitano Media Bias and Credibility – Conclusion
After a thorough analysis of El Metropolitano on the above mentioned parameters, we will sum up if El Metropolitano is a left, center or right biased newspaper. Based on the analysis, we will offer a judgement on whether El Metropolitano is a reliable or unreliable publication when factual reporting is concerned.