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Audience Profile

Discussion in 'Steam Railway' started by michaelh, Mar 3, 2012.

  1. michaelh

    michaelh Part of the furniture

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    This is what the publishers say:

    [h=2]Audience Profile[/h] Readers are mainly male, aged 45 plus, around a third are retired and the majority of Steam Railway’s readership have enjoyed a life time of interest in railways.

    Steam Railway - Bauer Media

    Wonder what the audience profile of this site is....................
     
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    Do you suggest a survey?
     
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    RalphW Nat Pres stalwart Staff Member Administrator Friend

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    Stats should really be gathered from what people have put in their profile, but as many don't put much then that is a non starter. On a survey similarly many will just not be bothered, so a true cross section will always be difficult to establish.
     
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    I think it would be interesting - but I guess it would be difficult to ensure it is representative
     
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    But then that's true against any survey?
     
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    yes - although the polling companies have systems of checks and balances to make their surveys more representative
     
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    or some kind of inceptive to encourage a wider participation....
     
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    Or even incentive...
     

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