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A new report from the Engaging News Project shows that users prefer modular, image-heavy homepage designs.
News on digital platforms may feel like a revolution, but a lot of the underlying behaviors — by readers and by publishers — date back to an earlier era.
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Over two days in February, digital news leaders gathered for a roundtable discussion on various ways to improve engagement with readers.
Plus: Twitter goes public, Politico grabs Capital New York, Tina Brown leaves The Daily Beast, and the rest of this week’s media and tech news. Mark Coddington
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If the Koch brothers do take over the Los Angeles Times, the impacts will reverberate across southern California. Here’s how it might work out.
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As the controversial conservatives confirm their interest in some of America’s biggest newspapers, is their interest financial or political?
Plus: Newsweek up for sale again, the social media editor in decline, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
Plus: Opposition to the Kochs at the Tribune Co. continues to mount, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
Plus: Twitter’s security problem for news orgs, and the rest of the week’s media and tech news.
It’s a rare moment: Legacy media leading the way on digital strategy, and watching the web-only guys follow behind.
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