Best Places

For over a decade, Onboard has worked with the country’s leading publishers to develop “Best Places” stories that begin as curiosities and end as renowned editorial pieces that drive traffic by the thousands. Best Places to Live. Best Places to Retire. Best Places for Families. We have a proven methodology for creating and analyzing the data required for these stories and working closely with the client to fulfill their editorial goals. Our services include:

  • Consulting on the best potential angles that may be taken on best places
  • Identifying meaningful data points to answer the question or support the perspective
  • Summarizing a large number of factors into easily understood indexes and indicators
  • Researching additional content that may be required to see the full picture
  • Assisting in the review and interpretation of the content as needed

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See our content and consulting in action in some sample stories:

Best Affordable Suburbs in America
Best Places to Raise Your Kids

CNN/Money Magazine
Best Places to Live
25 Hotspots for the Rich and Single
25 Places for Affordable Homes

U.S. News & World Report
America’s Best Places to Find a Job
America’s Best Affordable Places to Retire
10 Cities for Political Junkies
10 Cities for Tech Jobs

The Onboard Advantage

  • Content to Drive Readership: We have a proven methodology backed by decades of collective data experience in creating and analyzing data required for stories and neighborhood features
  • Dedicated Support: Our Data Services experts work exclusively with publishing clients and have the experience to understand your market and goals
  • Accurate, Relevant Content: We provide the most up-to-date content to build trust with your readers
  • SEO: Our products put searchable content directly on your website, increasing search engine visibility and traffic
  • A Clear Picture: We transform complex data easily understood, user-friendly insights