Methodology Posts

If you are wondering how I came up with this chart, what the categories mean, and how I ranked the news sources on them, you can read everything I’ve written about the process in this set of posts. If you start with the oldest one first, you will see how this is a work in progress and has improved over time with the input of thoughtful media observers (news nerds like me). There is much more to come.

The Chart, Version 1.0: Original Reasoning and Methodology

The Chart, Version 2.0: What Makes A News Source “Good?”

The Chart, Version 3.0: What, Exactly, Are We Reading?

The Chart, 3.1 Minor Updates Based on Constructive Feedback