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Atavist
CEO Evan Ratliff says the company is sticking around. But internal stops and starts — and the publishing industry’s increased focus on big platforms like Facebook — have made Atavist’s mission difficult.
indie-journalism-brazil
Seeing declining resources and newshole in newspapers, they believe there’s room for something like Byliner or The Atavist in Brazil.
A newly laid brick wall
The Times set the agenda for the newspaper industry with its metered paywall. Will its new round of paid digital products — coming next year — do the same?
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The paper wants to extend its audience, and find new revenues, through producing original long-form stories from Times journalists. Justin Ellis
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Instead of going on its own, the magazine figured there were new audiences to be gained by working with the ebook publisher. Justin Ellis
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“Our idea was to create a new way for writers to be able to tell stories at what had always been considered a financially awkward length.” John Tayman
Instapaper, Read It Later, Byliner
A generation of tools make articles more readable by stripping away ads — but is it at the expense of publishers’ underlying economics? Lois Beckett
June 21, 2011
April 25, 2011
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0Hoping to redefine “trade publication,” Digiday launches Glossy, a vertical to cover disruption in fashion
“I hate the term ‘trade publication,’ because it implies being a boring cheerleader for the industry.”
0Chasing subscriptions over scale, The Athletic wants to turn local sports fandom into a sustainable business — starting in Chicago
“It’s very easy today to be click-driven and produce articles that don’t have a lot of substance or depth and don’t cost that much to produce, but that dynamic is disappointing for fans who want higher-quality content.”
0A year in at Vox, Recode looks at its future: Video, distributed content, more podcasts, and no /
“There’s a huge opportunity to be a widely read, digitally native business site that uses tech as our lens, and I don’t think that’s out there.”
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