4 types of millennials when it comes to news habits, research says ::surprise- we’re not all the same::

Researchers found that “millennials’ news and Internet habits fall into four distinct types:”

• The Unattached “go online primarily for entertainment activities such as playing games or streaming music and movies.”
• Explorers “are interested in news and are more active in pursuing it online.”
• The Distracted are unlikely to “actively seek out” news and information online, but they do “follow a variety of lifestyle and news-you-can-use topics that show direct relevance to their jobs, their families, or solving problems in their personal lives.”
• Activists “actively seek out news and information.”

Read the full piece at Nieman Journalism Lab
From newsplexer.com

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