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Are Newspapers Finally Figuring Out How To Reward Their Best Customers?By Clay Shirky

January 5, 2012

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This may be the year where newspapers finally drop the idea of treating all news as a product, and all readers as customers. SEE ALSO: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Will Launch Metered Paywall One early sign of this shift was the 2010 launch of paywalls for the London Times and Sunday Times. These involved no new […]

Hearst U.S. Digital Biz ‘Solidly Profitable For The First Time’ In ‘11

January 4, 2012

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In a New Year letter to employees, Hearst president David Carey reiterated that the company’s target this year is to reach over 1 million paid digital subscribers per month. The full letter: SEE ALSO: Hearst’s Carey: We Will Have One Million Paying Digital Subscribers In 2012 January 3, 2012 Dear Colleagues, Welcome to 2012! I […]

Alpha female of The New York Times

December 11, 2011

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Jill Abramson is too busy to worry about her own appetite. She’s more concerned about other people’s appetites – specifically, her readers’ hunger for news. ANTHONY JENKINS/THE GLOBE AND MAIL It’s a concern that takes up all of her time now, just a couple of months into her new job as executive editor of The […]

Media Bitch’s Diary 2 December

December 4, 2011

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This week, Media Bitch goes to glamorous Luton, threatens Christian O’Connell with a smacked bottom, gets mobile with Mark “Gravy” Jarvis, and learns that one her media chums has been caught by the fuzz. Richard Desmond: targeting the white van man? White van man Bitch loves the glamour of her job and no more so […]