Times of San Diego covers politics, business, crime, sports, education, arts, technology and the military in the San Diego metro area. Online news pioneer Chris Jennewein is editor and publisher of the site, which launched in 2014. After five years of operation, the site was attracting over 300,000 unique visitors a month. With a staff of 10 contributors, the site produces 20-25 stories a day. Revenue: Advertising.
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Military, as San Diego has the largest concentration of Navy and Marine forces in the United States with eight large bases.
Google AMP (which accounts for over 30 percent of traffic) followed by Facebook and Twitter.
Directly selling to local advertisers and trafficking the ads are particularly time consuming in relation to the revenue generated. I've gradually focused on large local advertisers, e.g. the water authority and the electric company, as they understand online advertising and provide excellent creative in a timely manner.
National news organizations frequently pick up our political coverage: