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