Performance

Performance

2015 Data

January 1, 2015 – December 31, 2015

Media data

  • 249 opinion editorials (122 published via the Center in multiple media outlets; 127 exclusive placements)
  • 1,229 total known media hits generated by opinion editorials
  • 226 distinct media outlets
  • 59 new media outlets
  • 183 radio/television interviews and public lectures by Center scholars
  • 79 news citations featuring Center scholars
  • 42 daily newspapers published Center op-eds a total of 264 times
  • 79 weekly newspapers published Center op-eds a total of 330 times
  • 51 web sites published Center op-eds a total of 413 times
  • 54 hits/op-ed placements by miscellaneous publications (newsletters, etc.)
  • 2,717,392 annual newspaper circulation base
  • 50,440,015 total newspaper circulation for recurring placements
  • $1,351,140 equivalent newspaper advertising value of op-ed publications (not including the incalculable value for radio/TV/public appearances, media citations and online placements)
  • The Center’s op-ed have appeared in the Washington Post, USAToday, Newsweek, NY Daily News, Forbes.com, Breitbart.com, FoxNews, Human Events, TheBlaze, Townhall.com, AmericanThinker.com, RealClearReligion.comRealClearMarkets.com, and hundreds of other high-quality media outlets

Website & social media data

  • 248,070 page views
  • 158,078 total visits
  • 25,441 referrals
  • 100,879 unique visitors from 189 countries and territories
  • 652 unique websites linking to the Center’s site
  • 12% increase in email subscribers
  • 156% increase in social media following