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