5 minutes - 5 Minuten

5 minutes
5 Minuten Logo.jpg
description Online news platform
Headquarters Villach
First edition 2016
Frequency of publication constantly
Editor-in-chief Yvonne Schmid-Berger
editor Fivemedia GmbH
Weblink www.5min.at

5 Minuten is a regional online platform based in Villach in Carinthia. Fivemedia GmbH has been the publisher since 2018. The news portal reports from Carinthia. The focus is on the two cities of Klagenfurt and Villach.


On March 5, 2016, the media platform went online five minutes and has been at the web address www.5min.at found. The idea for 5 minutes arose in the media company IM Innovative Medien GmH based in Hermagor. In 2017 the newly founded Fivemedia GmbH took over the project completely.

Corporate structure

The editorial department and the office of 5 Minuten has been located in Gerbergasse 7 [1] in Villach since 2019 . The publisher of 5 Minuten is Fivemedia GmbH. The editor-in-chief is Yvonne Schmid-Berger. The team has a total of twelve editors, photographers and account managers. In addition, 5 Minuten also works with freelance journalists. The ownership structure can be viewed in the imprint.


The free online news portal focuses on regional content and current news from the federal state of Carinthia. Austria-wide topics are also taken into account. 5 Minuten is represented on Facebook , Twitter and Instagram under the hashtag # 5minuten . The media company puts the reader at the center and applies collaborative models of journalism [2] . The medium largely belongs to the tabloid journalism category, but is also increasingly relying on investigative reports.


The website www.5min.at has around one million users per month (as of the first half of 2020). In March 2020, the news portal reached over 6.2 million page views. [3] Between 2.5 and 3.4 million visits are counted every month. [4]


Individual evidence

  1. Villach donors lane through the ages. Retrieved September 16, 2020.
  2. ^ Yvonne Schmid-Berger: The university and the project of my life. University of Klagenfurt blog . Retrieved September 16, 2020.
  3. 5 minutes: Success story made in Gailtal.Retrieved on September 16, 2020.
  4. Media data 5 minutes Tariff page of 5 minutes. Accessed September 1, 2020.