Censor.net

The web-site was created in 2004. His founder Yurii Butusov called it “web-site of emotional news”. The side was combined with forum and become important communicational platform in times of the Orange Revolution. For now it is critical about ukrainian parliament and president but inspired by army and battalions. In 2016 it has been translated into Ukrainian.

Key facts

Audience Share

9.4

Ownership Type

private

Geographic Coverage

National

Content Type

free content

Data Publicly Available

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Ownership

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Facts

General Information

Founding Year

2004

Founder

Yuirii Butusov

Affiliated Interests Founder

Chief-editor and probable owner of online media Censor.Net
Was born in Kiev in 1976. Worked as a jounalist scince 2000 for “Kievskie Vedomosti”, “Dzerkalo Tyzhnya” (Mirror of the week). In 2004 founded Censor.net
In 2007 become a CEO in media holding of the Socialistic Party of Ukraine (the head of the party was Oleksand Moroz). He wrote a screenplay for “Orange sky” (2005), become a producer for a film “Fear illusion” (2008, by novel written by Oleksandr Turchynov).
Chairman and co-founder of NGO “Ukrainian foundation for strenghten of national security”, NGO “Agency of free information”. Also ia called as military expert and appear in this way in press.

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Affiliated Interests Ceo

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Editor-In-Chief

Yurii Butusov

Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief

Chief-editor and probable owner of online media Censor.Net
Was born in Kiev in 1976. Worked as a jounalist scince 2000 for “Kievskie Vedomosti”, “Dzerkalo Tyzhnya” (Mirror of the week). In 2004 founded Censor.net
In 2007 become a CEO in media holding of the Socialistic Party of Ukraine (the head of the party was Oleksand Moroz). He wrote a screenplay for “Orange sky” (2005), become a producer for a film “Fear illusion” (2008, by novel written by Oleksandr Turchynov).
Chairman and co-founder of NGO “Ukrainian foundation for strenghten of national security”, NGO “Agency of free information”. Also ia called as military expert and appear in this way in press.

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Contact

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Financial Information

Revenue (in Mill. $)

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

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Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Market Share

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Further Information

Headlines

«Censor.net» opened ukrainian version of the site
http://detector.media/production/article/113278/2016-03-03-tsenzornet-vidkriv-ukrainsku-versiyu-saitu/
“Yenakievkii’s” effect. For Owner of “Censor.net” is forbidden to leave a country
http://detector.media/withoutsection/article/116065/2016-06-15-efekt-enakievskogo-vlasniku-tsenzornet-butusovu-zaboronili-zalishati-krainu/

Meta Data

Web-site dosen’t contain any information about its legal form or company which owns it. MOM have no answers for different types of request about it. It makes impossible to research a structure of the media. A central person of the media is it’s founder, chief-editor and probable owner Yurii Butusov. He has is registered as personal enterpreneur for information activity and activity of news agency. According to Ukrainian laws such kind of entrepreneurship can get revenue no more than 5 mln hrn/year ($200 000)

Sources

Unified state register of the Ministry of justice of legal entities, individual entrepreneurs and civic formations. Retrieved in August 2016, from https://usr.minjust.gov.ua/

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