Skip to main content
4,397,220 Total Annual Pageviews
61,702 Average Monthly Unique Visitors
/ / / /


BassFan is the go-to site for the world’s premier daily coverage of professional bass tournaments, select amateur tournaments and bass-specific news and information. This popular site is also home of the BassFan World Rankings and is widely regarded as the brand-of-record for the sport of bass fishing and the bass-fishing industry.

For more than 16 years, BassFan has led the sport with timely news, competitor information and tournament coverage!


  • Total Annual Unique Visitors740,424
  • Average Monthly Unique Visitors61,702
  • Total Annual Pageviews4,397,220
  • Average Monthly Page Views366,435
  • Tournament Fish86%
  • Fish for Bass More Than 40 days/Year75%
  • Own More Than 16 Reels65%
  • Own a Bass Boat87%
  • Spent More Than $1,500 on Fishing Tackle Annually40%
  • Source: BassFan User Survey, June 2012

Editor & Publisher

John Johnson


John Johnson is BassFan's senior editor. He came to the company in 2005 with 18 years of sports journalism experience, including stints as sports editor at three California daily newspapers, and has won awards from the Associated Press Sports Editors and other organizations. He's covered conventional sports at every level, from high school to the World Series, NFL playoffs and golf's U.S. Open. He's a lifelong bass fisherman and also is a big-time bird-hunter and competitive shotgunner.

Todd Ceisner


Todd Ceisner is BassFan’s editor. He joined the company with more than 9 years of sports journalism experience in newspapers and previously served as editor of A resident of western New York, he has easy access to some of the best freshwater fishing in North America.

Outdoor Sportsman Group