FREEwilliamsburg was established in 1999 by Robert Lanham, the founder, editor, and web master of the site. FREEwilliamsburg was the first publication to cover the growing arts community of Williamsburg, Brooklyn and is the parent site of The Hipster Handbook. Since its inception as a Geocities site, the site has featured the writing and creative talent of dozens of individuals including Bret Nicely, Brian Ries, Lisa Baldini, Elizabeth Brady, Alexander Laurence, J. Stefan Cole, Dave Thomas, Cindy Price, and countless others and has featured interviews with artists and bands including Jonathan Lethem, The Flaming Lips, LCD Soundsystem, and Bret Easton Ellis. The website has been mentioned in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Slate, The New York Observer, among others, and was recently called an essential New York blog by New York magazine.
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FREEwilliamsburg is trendsetting home of New York’s most creative neighborhoods: Williamsburg, Bushwick, and Greenpoint. The website has been mentioned in The New York Times, The Washington Post, among others, and was called an essential New York blog by New York magazine. FREEwilliamsburg averages over 200,000 page views per month and a majority of our audience are New Yorkers within the 18-35 year-old demographic..