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Primary researchers

Monica Anderson, Director, Internet and Technology Research   
Michelle Faverio, Research Analyst 
Eugenie Park, Temporary Researcher

Research team

Jeffrey Gottfried, Associate Director, Internet and Technology Research        
Colleen McClain, Research Associate
Risa Gelles-Watnick, Research Analyst
Olivia Sidoti, Research Assistant
Emily A. Vogels, Former Research Associate
Lee Rainie, Former Director, Internet and Technology Research 

Editorial and graphic design

Kaitlyn Radde, Associate Information Graphics Designer
Rebecca Leppert, Copy Editor

Communications and web publishing

Haley Nolan, Communications Manager
Talia Price, Communications Associate
Sara Atske, Digital Producer

In addition, the project benefited greatly from the guidance of Pew Research Center’s methodology team: Courtney Kennedy, Ashley Amaya, Andrew Mercer, Dorene Asare-Marfo, Anna Brown, Arnold Lau and Dana Popky. This project also benefited from feedback by the following Center staff: Drew DeSilver, Juliana Horowitz, Besheer Mohamed and John Wade. The Center gained invaluable advice in developing the questionnaire from Dmitri Williams, professor at University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.

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