JANUARY 1 2020 ANNUAL LETTER TO READERS

By Empire Report Staff | December 31, 2020


Dear Reader,

Thanks to our loyal readers 2019 was Empire Report’s best year EVER!.

Your support has fueled the Empire Report machine. For the past 1,305 consecutive days, we’ve updated the site, sending out more than 70,000 news stories and generating an astonishing 45 MILLION pageviews!

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In the ever-changing media environment, one crucial metric is ENGAGEMENT. Our knowledgeable audience of elected officials, policymakers, operatives, media, business leaders, and informed New Yorkers is deeply engaged with the site. Most readers visit multiple times per day, and many spend a long period of time on the site.

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