How to take advantage of Vantage

Staying well-informed in our current news landscape is crucial, and with Vantage, you can elevate your news consumption to new heights. This article explores how you can take full advantage of Vantage, providing insights into its features and the value it brings to your news-reading experience.

Key Features of Vantage

Unlocking Vantage isn't just about news access; it's about empowering you with tools that redefine your understanding of news. Here are some key features that set Vantage apart:

  1. Bias & Factuality Distribution: Navigate news with confidence with Ground's bias and factuality data. Vantage provides a straightforward analysis of the overall bias and factuality of the sources reporting on a story, making it easier to identify reliable, balanced coverage, while understanding how the narrative changes across the political spectrum. You can read all about Ground's rating system here.

  2. Cover your Blindspots: In today's polarized media landscape, it's easy to full into an information bubble. Ground News' Blindspot Feed empowers you to uncover stories that are only being reported on by one side of the political spectrum, so you can stay in-the-know about what's circulating on the extremes.

  3. Bias Insights: Effortlessly compare how publications from the Left, Center, and Right report on the same issue with Bias Insights. This feature eliminates the need to sift through numerous sources, allowing you to quickly grasp diverse perspectives with digestible summaries.

  4. Ownership: Delve into the ownership data of news sources reporting on a story. This desktop-exclusive feature* provides a breakdown, offering valuable insights into who owns the news you read, and how ownership may influence a news outlet's reporting.

  5. Global Coverage: Witness the dynamic nature of news coverage based on the article's origin. Vantage enables you to explore how stories are reported differently worldwide, providing a global perspective on news events. Create your own Custom Feeds to hone in on reporting from across the globe.

  6. My News Bias: Take charge of your news consumption with My News Bias. This personalized dashboard offers tools to track your reading habits. Understand whether you are reading news from mostly factual sources, reveal news ownership data, and uncover your personal blind spots. (Access this feature on your desktop for a detailed analysis of your reading preferences).

  7. Exclusive Newsletters: Elevate your news experience with Vantage and gain exclusive access to our exclusive paid newsletter content. Embrace diverse perspectives delivered directly to your inbox and stay informed about the narratives shaping different communities – or simply add some joy to your news week with our Offbeat newsletter. Click here to discover our newsletters.

My News Bias

One of Vantage's standout features is "My News Bias." This tool offers a profound understanding of your reading habits, empowering you to take control of your news diet. By being conscious of the news you consume, you can avoid missing out on stories that might typically escape your attention.

Key Insights from My News Bias:

  • Personal Blindspots: Identify areas where your news consumption may be limited.

  • Controversial Issues: Stay informed about current controversial issues worldwide.

  • Bias, Factuality, and Ownership Data: Gain insights into the bias, factuality, and ownership of the news sources you engage with most.

Take My News Bias for a spin and discover more about your reading preferences. The feature evolves as you read, offering increasingly tailored insights the more you engage with it. For a firsthand look at the My News Bias feature, including a demo, follow this link.

*Mobile Access Coming Soon

While the Vantage plan is currently exclusive to the web platform, we're excited to announce plans to introduce Vantage to mobile devices soon. Stay tuned for the upcoming mobile updates, bringing the power of Vantage to your fingertips.

How to Learn More

If you're intrigued by the possibilities Vantage presents, click here to further explore the benefits and features of our Vantage tier compared to our other plans. Elevate your news-reading experience with Vantage, and stay informed in a way that suits your preferences and interests.

Your feedback matters, and we want to hear from you. If you have any questions, suggestions, or thoughts about your Vantage experience, please don't hesitate to reach out to us at . We value your input and are committed to continuously enhancing your news-reading experience.