Local News & Lifestyle Content Without Website Adverting

We connect your key messages with our followers through powerful content creation and publication to the most engaged local audiences
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Home to the famous Birmingham Updates
Set up during the August 2011 riots to dispel myth and rumour in the city. Through our breaking and straight to the fact updates, we have grown organically to become the most engaged local media channel in the region with over 580,000 followers across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Trust in local media is at an all-time low…
The transition from print to digital for major local publishers was a difficult one. Business models of driving traffic to a website to generate advertising revenue from intrusive adverts, video pop-ups and surveys has led to click-bait and sensationalist fuelled strategies.

What’s more, the user experience and load times on these websites lead people to close them down before they’ve even had time to load.

Local audiences are now wise to these tactics and are not interacting with this type of content.

Home to the famous Birmingham Updates
Set up during the August 2011 riots to dispel myth and rumour in the city. Through our breaking and straight to the fact updates, we have grown organically to become the most engaged local media channel in the region with over 580,000 followers across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Trust in local media is at an all-time low…
The transition from print to digital for major local publishers was a difficult one. Business models of driving traffic to a website to generate advertising revenue from intrusive adverts, video pop-ups and surveys has led to click-bait and sensationalist fuelled strategies.

What’s more, the user experience and load times on these websites lead people to close them down before they’ve even had time to load.

Local audiences are now wise to these tactics and are not interacting with this type of content.

Welcome to the future of local media
At Birmingham Updates, we pride ourselves on having no advertising on our website meaning:
1. Our content team can focus on delivering relevant and engaging content to our audience
2. We distribute content directly through social media with the sole focus of maximising engagement
3. Our content is easy to engage with resulting in us achieving incredible reach on social media

Birmingham Updates is the most engaged local news and lifestyle platform in the West Midlands

Birmingham Updates social media & audience demographics

26 million

Average monthly content reach

580k

Combined following

59% / 41%

Female-male split

10 - 12

News & lifestyle updates published to our auduience per day

%

Audience aged between 18–44

%

of audience view our content daily

Welcome to the future of local media
At Birmingham Updates, we pride ourselves on having no advertising on our website meaning:
1. Our content team can focus on delivering relevant and engaging content to our audience
2. We distribute content directly through social media with the sole focus of maximising engagement
3. Our content is easy to engage with resulting in us achieving incredible reach on social media

Birmingham Updates is the most engaged local news and lifestyle platform in the West Midlands

Birmingham Updates social media & audience demographics

26 million

Average monthly content reach

580k

Combined following

59% / 41%

Female-male split

10 - 12

News & lifestyle updates published to our auduience per day

%

Audience aged between 18–44

%

of audience view our content daily

Connecting your message with our audience
We work with you to create engaging content which connects your key messages with our audiences

Partnerships

Build and grow relationships with potential customers.

Campaigns

Spread a particular message to our loyal, ever-growing audience.

MyBull Keyring

Boost footfall to your shops, restaurants and venues.
Connecting your message with our audience
We work with you to create engaging content which connects your key messages with our audiences

Partnerships

Build and grow relationships with potential customers.

Campaigns

Spread a particular message to our loyal, ever-growing audience.

MyBull Keyring

Boost footfall to your shops, restaurants and venues.
A few of the companies that trust Birmingham Updates
A few of the companies that trust Birmingham Updates
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