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Why ABC News Ranks High Amongst Other Online News Competitors

As a PR student at Wayne State University in Detroit, the first thing drilled into my brain was the importance of being a constant consumer of the news. It was the reason I decided to take my first internship at FOX 2 Detroit and it’s the reason I set my alarm a half hour early each day so I can lie in bed skimming through my news feed. Consuming the news is crucial because PR professionals need to know whats going on to better serve their client’s needs and establish strong relationships with journalists. I like to check multiple news sites nationally and locally so I am aware of current topics and so I can keep an un-biased view on the world around me. A few of my favorite news sites are: Abc News Huffington Post The Skimm Fox News Today I want to delve into why I think the ABC News’ website is such a strong digital platform and the reason as to why 36 million people visit the site each month. Background ABC, the American …