Germany's number 1 news portal

Focus Online, a BurdaForward brand, is Germany’s number 1 news portal. www.focus.de reaches almost 21 million people every month (AGOF digital facts 2015-11) with a new form of digital journalism and focuses on the needs of its users. Focus Online offers the latest content and solutions in all areas with a great need for information – for example telecommunications, finance, politics, sport, health, automotive, culture and travel. Available any time, any place, it is the service for the mobile and social age. Daniel Steil is the editor-in-chief of Focus Online.

The portal was founded in 1996 and is produced by FOCUS Online Group GmbH, which is part of BurdaForward. Daniel Steil, Jürgen Schlott and Andreas Laube are managing directors of FOCUS Online Group GmbH.

Links: Focus Online

Editor-in-chief

Daniel Steil has been editor-in-chief of Focus Online since 2011. Before this, he was head of entertainment at “Bild”. From 2002 to 2008, he held various managerial positions with Ringier, including editor-in-chief of “heute”. A qualified attorney and public administration specialist, he trained at the Springer Journalism School and has an MBA in Media Management.

Daniel Steil has been editor-in-chief of Focus Online since 2011. Before this, he was head of entertainment at “Bild”. From 2002 to 2008, he held various managerial positions with Ringier, including editor-in-chief of “heute”. A qualified attorney and public administration specialist, he trained at the Springer Journalism School and has an MBA in Media Management.

Facts
Division BurdaForward
CEO Oliver Eckert
Editor-in-chief Daniel Steil
Reach 20.72 million unique users (AGOF digital facts 2015-11)
Contact redaktion@focus.de
Focus Online news
Self-publishing at BurdaForward

Customers and agencies with content experience can now independently publish branded content campaigns on BurdaForward portals

New ad-model

Tidy pages, less advertising: As part of the company’s “Goodvertising” strategy, BurdaForward has also redesigned the flagship Focus Online.

Editor-in-chief

Daniel Steil has been editor-in-chief of Focus Online since 2011. Before this, he was head of entertainment at “Bild”. From 2002 to 2008, he held various managerial positions with Ringier, including editor-in-chief of “heute”. A qualified attorney and public administration specialist, he trained at the Springer Journalism School and has an MBA in Media Management.