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