Feb 09, 2018 / in Media Blog / by Cision Media Research

Are you curious to know what are the top ranked media outlets on social? If so, you are in luck because this week we highlight the top 25 U.S. media outlets on social media. The list includes top tier magazines, newspapers, broadcast and online publications ranked by number of followers across their social channels; we then took the average of those ranks to calculate an overall rating.

1. CNN

2. MTV


4. The New York Times

5. FOX News Channel

6. Discovery Channel 


8. ABC News

9. HuffPost 

10. Food Network


12. BuzzFeed

13. Billboard

14. NBC News

15. Mashable 

16. The Wall Street Journal 

17. People

18. The Washington Post  

19. Bleacher Report

20. Men’s Health 

21. Forbes 

22. Women’s Health 

23. NPR: National Public Radio

24. NBA TV

25. USA Today

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