Fostering Informed Communities

Bloom helps publishers personalize and deliver local news to communities online.

For Publishers

Geotag your content and personalize for your local neighborhoods

Geotagging your news and events makes it easier for local residents and tourists to find your content in their neighborhood.

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For Readers

Discover news, events, and crime happening near you, anywhere

Our global map and plugins prioritize recent news based on your location, helping you become the most informed neighbor.

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For Businesses

Offer your customers local news, events, and crime for a specific address or neighborhood.
Local news on Bloom is provided in real-time from verified local publishers.

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What's The World Saying About Us?
"We're excited to offer this level of customization to our readers - literally, block-by-block reporting!"
C. Zawadi Morris, BK Reader
Publisher in Brooklyn, NY
BK Reader
"Their tools can also assist news organizations to decide not just what to write about, but where to write about."
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American Geographical Society
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Let's make local news sustainable together

Since the decline of print journalism, local news has been lost at sea.

It's impossible to reach a local audience simply with a 140 character tweet, hashtag, or a link slapped on a Facebook wall. Geography needs to be properly acknowledged.

At Bloom, we are more than just a technology platform, we are a mission-driven organization who collaborates with publishers to improve journalism in your community.

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