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Site Twitter handle

@westphillylocal

Facebook link

https://www.facebook.com/pages/West-Philly-Local/163642187009398

Year launched

2010

Tax status

  • LLC

Monthly visitors

30,000

Revenue

  • $50,000 or less

Primary revenue sources (50% or more)

  • Local advertising

Secondary revenue sources (20-49%)

  • None at this level

Smaller revenue sources (less than 20%)

  • None at this level (less than 20%)

Is your site indexed on Google News?

  • No

City

Philadelphia

State

Pennsylvania

West Philly Local
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Julija Kulneva

West Philly Local has been covering events and local news in eight neighborhoods in Philadelphia's west side since 2010. Revenue: Advertising.

Coverage area

  • Neighborhood

Other geographic focus

Several neighborhoods in West Philadelphia

Mission

  • Cover general local news

Topics of coverage

  • Crime & justice
  • Education & schools
  • Local business
  • Local events
  • Planning and development

Institutional partners

  • None

Content contributors

  • Professional journalists
  • Community members who are not journalists

Contributor compensation

  • Freelance or part-time paid staff
  • Volunteers

Revenue-side compensation

  • Part-time paid employee without commission

In the news

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