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Archives: July 2011

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Baratunde Thurston, Director of Digital, The Onion
Andrew Phelps    
A mix of experimentation and structure has helped The Onion build real civic engagement.
Mark Coddington    
Plus the week’s required reading: Twitter for writers, the future of the story, and more.
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Justin Ellis    
Pulse users on smartphones launch the app twice as often as tablet users — but tablet users keep it open twice as long per session.
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Ken Doctor    
The print world ends not with a bang, but with price increase after price increase.
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Andrew Phelps    
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Megan Garber    
Hubris, feckless, dyspeptic, blasphemy, cronyism, and the other words that confused Times readers most in the first half of 2011.
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Justin Ellis    
The model is to provide the kinds of book recommendations you’d get at your local indie bookstore — if you still have a local indie bookstore —and to build a business around it.
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Joshua Benton    
Information designers still haven’t figured out how to present large amounts of information in a way that’s beautiful, encourages discovery, and leaves room for editorial control.
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Justin Ellis    
Truthsquad’s twist is that, more than Politifact or Factcheck.org, it’ll try to balance the knowledge of the crowd with the reporting of professional journalists.
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Andrew Phelps    
The Texas Tribune Festival is a way to use the nonprofit’s convening power to build engagement and help accomplish its ambitious fundraising aims.
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Vadim Lavrusik    
How is the Internet influencing the core elements of narrative and storytelling?