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We added advertisements and optional sustaining memberships as additional ways to meet our growing need for funds while still providing our core services for free to those unwilling or unable to pay.

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AllSides will never resort to clickbait or fake news to earn ad revenue. We are fully aware of the perverse incentives online advertising can create for media companies. We remain committed to a quality product, and have diversified our sources of revenue in order to avoid the pitfalls of reliance on one method. In addition to advertising and sustaining memberships, AllSides also earns revenue through user donations and professional and technology services to businesses, nonprofits and schools. Learn more about our biases, partners, and funding.

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