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Why newspaper paywalls are still a bad idea

May 2, 2012


Media industry research shows that more and more newspapers are implementing paywalls, possibly inspired by the launch of a “metered” wall at the New York Times earlier this year. Frederic Filloux argues in a blog post at The Monday Note that the metered approach can have benefits for papers that implement it, by boosting revenue […]

News Corp Wants A Piece Of Digital Auto Classifieds Market

March 30, 2012


It could be all-change in one of UK news publishers’ biggest online sectors, car classified ads. News Corp.‘s News International is ready to fight market-leading AutoTrader by launching its own website in the space. Mail Online publisher A&N Media last week sold the sector’s number-two player,, to Manheim Remarketing, which owns the U.S., […]

Atlanta Daily World Sold to Detroit Group

March 19, 2012


by: Shelia M. Poole | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A partnership headed by several Real Times Media owners, including William F. Pickard and Hiram E. Jackson, bought the 84-year-old newspaper for an undisclosed price. It becomes part of a growing multimedia group that includes The Michigan Chronicle and The Tri-State Defender in Memphis. M. Alexis Scott […]

10 Newspapers That Do It Right 2012

March 19, 2012


by: Kristina Ackermann This year, Editor & Publisher once again placed an open call for readers to submit their ideas, projects, and new ways of thinking that are helping them push through the difficult economic climate and put some dollars back in their wallets, and once again we were impressed with the results. Publishers from […]

The Future of Print Is … Print

March 19, 2012


by: Nu Yang Even though today’s reader wants to find the latest headlines immediately with just a click of a button, Britain’s satirical newspaper Private Eye has stuck by the phrase “hot off the press” for 50 years. The newspaper doesn’t publish online — if you want to read its content, you have to buy […]

The AP’s New Apps: The Style, Substance And Strategy

March 8, 2012


The Associated Press this week unveiled snazzy updates to its popular news apps. Here’s a review plus a look at what the apps mean for the AP and its newspaper partners. The Style Credit where credit’s due, the AP designers got it right. The updated apps offer a pretty, collage-like interface that is somewhat akin […]