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Statistics
Average page views

12000

Average visits

8000

E-newsletter

  • Yes, multiple newsletters

E-newsletter subscribers

5500

Facebook followers

8374

Twitter followers

7404

Instagram followers

3520

Revenue

  • Less than $50,000

Primary revenue source(s)

  • Local advertising (including web and e-newsletter ads)

Ad products

  • Traditional Web display advertising sold directly by your organization

Paywall

  • No

Distribution

  • Direct to web/mobile

Date of most recent publisher update

06/01/2019

Last Publisher Update

  • 2019-06-02 14:23:48 UTC

LoganSquarist
LoganSquarist

A neighborhood publication in Chicago, LoganSquarist publishes local politics and lifestyle news and holds events. Has several newsletters on different subjects. Publisher is Kate Hamilton. Revenue: advertising, calendar submissions, donations and merchandise.

Who is in charge?

Kate Hamilton

Job title

Publisher

City

Chicago

State

Illinois

Zip code

60647

Year launched

2011

Tax status

  • LLC

Geographic scope

  • Neighborhood

Other geographic focus

Logan Square, Chicago

Population of coverage area

100,000

Scope of coverage

  • General news or a number of topics that are not necessarily closely related to each other

Primary focus

  • Current news and events

Topics of coverage

  • Business in coverage area
  • Crime & justice
  • Entertainment & arts
  • Food
  • Politics

Watchdog journalism?

  • Yes, infrequently

Site Twitter handle

https://twitter.com/LoganSquarist

Effective engagement practice

Social promotion and email distribution

Revenue challenges

maintaining neighborhood and staff engagement.

In the news

No