Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
Business realities are impacting all college newspapers. But what happens when they’re for-profit?
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE
June 10, 2011, 6 p.m.

Links on Twitter: HuffPo’s traffic success, a WSJ paywall evader

An investigative reporting team has found justice for a Bay Area journalist assassinated four years ago http://nie.mn/jBQMmq »

An app that Apple would never approve: Read WSJ for Chrome lets readers bypass the Journal’s paywall http://nie.mn/kLAevE »

Safari’s new Reading List feature is just bookmark syncing — not an Instapaper killer http://nie.mn/l4MT6L »

PSA: The Wall Street Journal is hiring a social-media editor http://nie.mn/lbxaxS »

HuffPo tops NYT? Not so fast: “Unique visitors do not equal page views.” NYT has more regulars, “addicts.” http://nie.mn/kyteWu »

Yahoo exec: We’re bigger than TMZ, ESPN, Wall Street Journal, but we don’t get credit http://nie.mn/iOlUEB via @iwantmedia »

Huffington Post has zoomed past the NYT in traffic. “Six years to disrupt 100 years.” http://nie.mn/lRhVvG »

 
Join the 15,000 who get the freshest future-of-journalism news in our daily email.
Business realities are impacting all college newspapers. But what happens when they’re for-profit?
Gannett owns two college newspapers in Florida — it’s closed one and cutting costs at the other.
Where does local TV news fit in the digital age? Tegna, a year separated from Gannett, has some ideas
“By following the lead of our employees to create content that is digital first, it frees them up from the sameness of format that is plaguing local television news.”
Report: The New York Times is expanding to Australia and Canada
Having faced some difficulties with an earlier era’s attempts in large non-English markets, the Times is turning its focus next to more familiar territory.