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Nameberry is the expert resources for news, analysis and insights on names. We write stories that are widely distributed and Nameberry creators Pamela Redmond Satran and Linda Rosenkrantz are quoted in the press on topics ranging from the power of names to influence your career to celebrity name trends.

Contact us for interviews or to be added to our press list at press@nameberry.com. Here is an overview of stories featuring Nameberry.

THE NEW YORK TIMES

We do ground-breaking original research on name trends and image, such as this look at gender and names in The New York Times.

The emotional weight of choosing the right name was the subject of another story featuring Nameberry in The New York Times.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

Analyzing name trends is another of our specialties, as in this piece on the rise and fall of the name Michael in The Wall Street Journal.

THE NEW YORKER

Lauren Collins discusses Nameberry in her hilarious essay in The New Yorker on finding the right name for her son.

TODAY

We are the go-to name experts for The Today Show, which runs our stories on trends and culture. Our research was featured on the home page on July 3, 2017.

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PEOPLE

People Magazine features our expert analysis of celebrity baby name trends.

THE GUARDIAN

Names can have the power to boost your career, we tell British newspaper The Guardian.

VOGUE

We analyze and predict styles in names, for internationally recognized fashion sources such as Vogue.

HUFFINGTON POST

Nameberry’s stories on names are featured regularly on The Huffington Post.

CNN

The international news organization CNN asked Nameberry how pop culture influences name trends.

YAHOO NEWS

Yahoo News frequently runs our commentary and research on name trends. Here’s a recent piece on truly unique names.

THE CUT

Leading style website The Cut says: “….delightful moniker site Nameberry has done an incredible job finding creative new angles to examine Social Security data on baby names.”

ABC NEWS

ABC News is one of the outlets that feature our expertise on name styles and trends.

Couples who choose new surnames for their family

BBC NEWS

We tell BBC News what happens when your name gets you into trouble.

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

We were a primary source for a recent story on names chosen by the elite in New York, Los Angeles, and Washington DC, in Hollywood’s leading news outlet, The Hollywood Reporter.

HARPER’S BAZAAR

Fashion and baby names is one of our specialties. Here, we comment on George and Amal Clooney’s twins’ names, Ella and Alexander for leading fashion magazine Harper’s Bazaar.

BRIT + CO

The lovely website Brit + Co is one of our content partners. Our baby names stories appear weekly on the site.

Television

THE TODAY SHOW

THE TODAY SHOW with Al Roker

CNN

CBS EARLY SHOW

PARENTING SITES

Other parenting sites regularly feature our expert insights into name trends and baby naming. Click the site name to see stories featuring Nameberry.

The Bump

Parents

Babble

Mommy Nearest

OLDER STORIES

Newspapers

THE NEW YORK TIMES

The Sunday Styles section looks at why stars name their babies Moxie, Moses, and Apple.

The new generation of actors are likely to have unusual names

Why hero names are hot.

USA TODAY

What’s behind Nicole Kidman’s baby name choice

Angelina Jolie at peace with kids’ names

How the stars influence baby names.

THE NEW YORK POST

Have celebrity baby names gone too far?

Favorite names for New York babies.

CANADA

THE TORONTO STAR

Baby-naming rules are deeply personal.

THE UNITED KINGDOM

THE LONDON TIMES

The names that will get your baby into the British upper classes

DAILY MAIL

On royal names – and whether it’s best to be boring

TELEGRAPH

Was Gwyneth guilty of name-napping?

Magazines

THE NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE

Where Have All The Lisas Gone? Why names come in and go out of fashion

US WEEKLY

Why Brad and Angelina named their twins Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline.

Why Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban chose the name Sunday Rose.

Jessica Alba and her choice of the name Honor

Why Jamie Lynn Spears named her daughter Maddie Brian

Slideshow on baby names: an overview of celebrity baby names

TIME Magazine

The post-9/11 rise of spiritual names

PARENTING

What’s in a name?

NJ MONTHLY

Why Camden and Trenton are hot names….and Newark is not

PSYCHOLOGY TODAY

Pet names, beyond Fluffy and Fido

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

Naming the Name Book: our search for the perfect title