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BostonGlobe.com is increasing subscribers, and Boston.com is finding new ways to make money. But as buyers look at New England institution, how is it juggling its two-brand strategy?
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Want to share Globe stories on Twitter? Your readers will hit a paywall after just two clicks a month.
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A Knight Foundation grant will allow the Globe and MIT’s Center for Civic Media to build tools for newsgathering and reader engagement. Justin Ellis
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HuffPost Live and RadioBDC launched on Monday, and both are counting on an engaged, workday audience.
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This summer the Boston Globe’s online sibling will start an alternative music channel with vets from indie station WFNX. Justin Ellis
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The newspaper has applied to be the registrar of .boston websites — a move that could mean new revenues or just a high upfront cost. Justin Ellis
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The new live sports show is meant to capitalize on Boston sports fanaticism and peak traffic time on Boston.com. But to succeed, they’ll need to encourage a new habit in their audience.
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Most college newspaper sites aren’t much to look at; the Berkeley Beacon is an exception.
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The launch of BostonGlobe.com has allowed Boston.com to continue its evolution as a information and e-commerce portal.
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Boston.com plans to roll out a redesign to its network of 50 hyperlocal sites in the next several months.
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The New York Times built a Slack bot to help decide which stories to post to social media
The bot, named Blossom, helps predict how stories will do on social and also suggests which stories editors should promote.
1287Jo Ellen Green Kaiser: Do independent news outlets have a blind spot when it comes to ethnic media?
The head of the Media Consortium argues that, by defining themselves in opposition to mainstream media, independent progressive outlets miss out on the power of ethnic and community journalism.
1029Newsonomics: 10 numbers on The New York Times’ 1 million digital-subscriber milestone
Digital subscribers are proving to be the bedrock of the Times’ business model going forward. How much more room is there for growth — and at what price points?
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