Ad Fontes Media

Ad Fontes Media

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We rate news for reliability and bias to help people navigate the news landscape

We rate news for reliability and bias to help people navigate the news landscape


Raised this Round: Raised: $226,032

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Westminister, Colorado

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Ad Fontes Media, with a valuation of $8.25 million, is raising funds on Wefunder. The company reduces polarising junk news and rates news articles for reliability and bias. The human analysts look at the news content and score it based on their methodology. The Media Bias Chart of Ad Fontes Media functions as the reference product for consumers and educators. The company has rated over 2,000 news sources based on more than 32,000 manually rated articles and episodes. Vanessa Otero founded Ad Fontes Media in 2018. The current crowdfunding campaign has a minimum target of $50,001 and a maximum target of $400,000. The campaign proceeds will be used for hiring analyst staff, business development, customer support, and software and database development.

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Financials as of: 09/14/2022
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Raise History

Offering Name Close Date Platform Valuation/Cap Total Raised Security Type Status Reg Type
Ad Fontes Media 10/05/2022 Wefunder $8,249,573 $226,032 Equity - Preferred Funded RegCF
Ad Fontes Media 01/26/2021 Wefunder $5,000,000 $343,285 SAFE Funded RegCF
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Ad Fontes Media on Wefunder 2022
Platform: Wefunder
Security Type: Equity - Preferred
Valuation: $8,249,573
Price per Share: $0.73

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