These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appeals to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
- Overall, we rate WhatCulture Least Biased based on minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: United Kingdom
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: High Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY
Founded in 2006, WhatCulture is an infotainment news website and magazine based in Gateshead, United Kingdom. According to their about page “WhatCulture has grown into one of the busiest entertainment based websites of its kind for high-quality and informative content from expert contributors across all our different genres, topics and mediums.”
Funded by / Ownership
Future PLC owns and publishes WhatCulture as of March 2022. Future publishes Marie Claire Magazine, Tech Radar, PC Gamer and several other publications. Advertising generates revenue.
Analysis / Bias
WhatCulture publishes news and information on entertainment focusing on film, tv, gaming, comics, music and WWE. They also produce quizzes such as this Friends Quiz: Who Did It – Chandler, Monica Or Both? When reporting on entertainment they use sensational wording such as this 8 Actors Who Scared Other Actors So Much They Forgot Their Lines.
Editorially, they rarely report on politics unless it relates to entertainment such as this 10 Celebs You Wouldn’t Expect To Be Republicans. We cannot find any evidence of WhatCulture taking editorial stances. In general, they are factual and low biased.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate WhatCulture Least Biased based on minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 07/19/2022)
Last Updated on July 19, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check