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Site Twitter handle

YellowstoneGate

Facebook link

https://www.facebook.com/YellowstoneGate

Year launched

2011

Tax status

  • S Corp

Monthly visitors

25,000

Revenue

  • $50,000 or less

Primary revenue sources (50% or more)

  • Local advertising

Smaller revenue sources (less than 20%)

  • Small donations (Less than $1,000)
  • Events
  • Syndication
  • Web services

Publishing platform

  • Largo (INN Wordpress stack)

Mobile

40

E-newsletter

  • Yes

E-newsletter subscribers

5,300

Is your site indexed on Google News?

  • Yes

City

Cody

State

WY

Last Publisher Update

  • 2016-03-03 03:17:14 UTC

Yellowstone Gate
Cody, Wyoming
Ruffin Prevost

Launched in 2011 by journalist Ruffin Prevost, Yellowstone Gate reports on the parks, the people and the wildlife of Yellowstone Park area of Wyoming and Montana. Revenue: Advertising

Coverage area

  • Other

Other geographic focus

Two national parks (Yellowstone and Grand Teton) and their five small, rural gateway communities at the corners of three states spread over an area larger than Delaware and Rhode Island combined.

Mission

  • Provide niche news about one topic

Topics of coverage

  • Environment
  • Local business
  • Other

Other content topics

tourism, wildlife, park history, profiles, government oversight

Watchdog

  • Yes, occasional

Institutional partners

  • Local newspaper
  • Local commercial broadcast outlet

Content contributors

  • Professional journalists
  • Community members who are not journalists

Other contributors

readers who contribute photos and stories about things to do and events going on in the parks

Contributor compensation

  • Full-time, paid staff
  • Volunteers

Revenue-side compensation

  • Full-time, paid staff without commission
  • Contractors paid commission only