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Articles tagged community (79)

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Ken Doctor    
In less than two years of ownership, Aaron Kushner has changed strategies like changing lanes. A new round of cost cutting suggests the route to sustainability is still uncertain.
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Ken Doctor    
For decades, newspapers moved from local ownership to nationwide chains. Now, the shift is in the other direction — with the help of your friendly neighborhood billionaire.
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Lance Knobel    
UC Berkeley’s cutting loose Mission Local doesn’t recognize that audience building, community outreach, and partnerships are core to the modern journalists’ work.
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Ken Doctor    
How can public radio prepare for a life beyond radio? In California, one local powerhouse is betting on a tablet app that tries to bring together all that public media can do.
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Ken Doctor    
Paywalls aren’t just for newspapers any more. As a Cincinnati station gets ready to start charging online, there’s a big potential opportunity for stations to move into the void left by shrinking newspapers.
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Ken Doctor    
Everybody’s making moves this month. Together, they tell us about what news will look like in 2014.
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Christopher Grotke    
These Vermonters have more experience than most navigating the challenges of building local community online.
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Sarah Darville    
Okay, so this isn’t actually a list. But a new tool is aiming to lower the barriers for community participation in blogging with a little help from BuzzFeed’s format.
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Ken Doctor    
Portland’s Oregonian is up next in the newspaper chain’s cut-print-days-and-newsroom-staff strategy. But does it make sense — and can its leaders execute the plan?
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Joshua Benton    
In the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act, two smart newspapers wanted to break out of the generic comment box.
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John Wihbey    
The rise and fall of a narcotweeter, how to build an online community, and when fact-checking backfires: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Dan Kennedy    
Serving the public isn’t enough for journalism, the Northeastern University professor says. His new book The Wired City taught him that the public first has to be created, nurtured, and given a voice.
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Ken Doctor    
In Ohio, The Columbus Dispatch is finding returns on reinventing its oldest platform — print.
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Ken Doctor    
The Orange County Register is betting on an expanded newsroom and a stronger connection to the community. Will the numbers add up?