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One of the first entirely digital major media outlets, Salon has driven the national conversation since 1995 through fearless journalism distributed across Salon.com, social media, news platforms and mobile apps. Salon’s award-winning content, including our original video, reaches an audience of approximately 10 million monthly unique visitors.

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Salon was formerly a publicly traded company under the name "Salon Media Group (SLNM)". In August 2019 the brand was taken private with the goal of creating a long term sustainable company in the online news space.