Get the web data you need, pro-bono, for credible journalism

The Bright Initiative for Journalists, powered by Bright Data, the world’s #1 web data platform:

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department for digital culture media and sport
Market Research Society (MRS)
northwestern university
King's College London
cornell university
University of Chicago

Journalism is only as credible as the quality of data it’s based on

The growing challenge in accessing reliable data is only increasing - and with credible reporting so heavily reliant on trustworthy data, it’s becoming an increasingly difficult mission to reach.

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Through The Bright Initiative for Journalists program, our technology + data experts will help you access the public web data you need, whenever you need.

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See an example of the type of web data one journalist collects – the public Instagram posts of those who have posted with a specific hashtag.

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Journalists worldwide
Journalism students

the power of trustworthy public web data, in minutes

And deliver credible, data-driven journalistic pieces.