Get a daily delivery of PSFK
Subscribe to get a daily digest of new ideas and discoveries and to find out about upcoming events

If Newspapers’ Front Page Content Was Determined By People’s Social Shares [Pics]

If Newspapers’ Front Page Content Was Determined By People’s Social Shares  [Pics]

NewsWhip's experiment highlighted the articles most desired by newspapers' readers.

Leah Gonzalez Angue

Unless we are journalists ourselves, we almost never get a say in the type of content that’s published on the evening news, in weekly magazines, or in our daily newspapers. In order to bring back some democracy into media reporting and to highlight what subscribers actually want to read, NewsWhip replaced the actual front page articles of newspapers around the world with their most-shared stories.


The company wrote about their experiment on their blog and featured the substituted front pages side-by-side with the actual front pages of the news sites. They then replaced the headlines and the photos, but not the text and bylines, of newspapers like The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, and The Toronto Star.

View some of the front page comparisons in the below.


Source: Buzzfeed

  • {{post.date_formated}}
  • {{post.date_formated}}
Read More Tap to Expand
PSFK Writer {{post.author_display_name}}
  • {{post.date_formated}}
Get a daily delivery of PSFK

PSFK Labs Presents
The Future of Connected Life

Live Work Play Better
The New Consumer and Their Journey to Effectiveness, Balance & Personal Growth