Nieman Foundation at Harvard
HOME
          
LATEST STORY
A Swiss publisher is trying to attract a paying audience with an app sampling stories across publications
ABOUT                    SUBSCRIBE

Articles tagged California Watch (40)

Also see results from other Nieman sites
pulitzer-prize-banquet-cc
Could it be that investing in the newsroom isn’t just good for journalism — that it’s also good for the bottom line?
BE-Oz-books-wWoz
2013 could end up making 2012 seem calm by comparison.
hotdoc-greece
“The new muckraking isn’t the effect of new media alone…Yet buried within the infrastructures of communicative abundance are technical features that enable muckrakers to do their work of publicly scrutinising power, much more efficiently and effectively than at any moment in the history of democracy.” John Keane
quartz-screenshot
Atlantic Media’s new business site has the advantage of starting with a strategic clean slate. Now, it’s all about execution.
clones-syndication-people-walking
The web may make syndication easier, but it hasn’t yet made it into a great business. A new wave of startups are trying to change that.
civic-trust-cc
Rupert Murdoch might be thinking about putting his British newspapers into a trust. Why haven’t we seen more innovation in how news organizations get owned and governed?
alfredo-corchado-cc
At the Logan Symposium at Berkeley, investigative reporting showed plenty of signs of life.
california-watch-puppets
The nonprofit continues its experimentation with new forms of distribution.
golden-eggs
The days when publishers could rely on two big revenue streams — advertising and circulation — are over, and they’re not coming back. It’s time to search for smaller golden eggs.
ebook-kindle-shelf
Newspapers and other publishers are realizing the value of selling something other than their primary product to readers — and ebooks are leading the way.
What to read next
0
tweets
The American Bystander is trying to revive the humor magazine with a reader-supported business model
“Our idea was that we were going to create one of these things in a classic format and see if there was enough interest to sustain it.”
0Algorithms, clickworkers, and the befuddled fury around Facebook Trends
“Trends are not the same as news, but Facebook kinda wants them to be.”
0With new columns and newsletters, ProPublica is trying to attract new readers and have more fun
“There’s a huge benefit to coming up with features that are more fun and more interesting. It appeals to a different audience and can create closer connections with readers — they can see a different side of us.”
These stories are our most popular on Twitter over the past 30 days.
See all our most recent pieces ➚
Fuego is our heat-seeking Twitter bot, tracking the links the future-of-journalism crowd is talking about most on Twitter.
Here are a few of the top links Fuego’s currently watching.   Get the full Fuego ➚
Encyclo is our encyclopedia of the future of news, chronicling the key players in journalism’s evolution.
Here are a few of the entries you’ll find in Encyclo.   Get the full Encyclo ➚
Chicago News Cooperative
Topix
The Daily
EveryBlock
Tucson Citizen
National Journal
Google
Journal Register Co.
SF Appeal
Daily Kos
NBCNews.com
Semana