Critic

Critics are journalists who professionally give their opinion and criticize products, articles, books, music, and much more. Audiences rely heavily on the honest views of critics, whether they are positive or negative. They portray a quality analysis of everything around, allowing readers or viewers to get a clear look before deciding on either purchasing or pursuing that said venture.

The word criticism is often instantly linked to negativity, which is not necessarily the case. Critics devote their time and efforts to bringing their honest opinions to their audiences. Companies pay critics to do this in order to help establish better rating, but also to help build much better products. Critics are vital to not only the journalism world, but to the entire production world as well.

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