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BuzzFeed has figured out how to make content go viral. Can it figure out how to build community and reach younger audiences with podcasting?
The Arizona Storytellers Project Valentines event took place at the First Draft Book Bar at Changing Hands Bookstore in Phoenix on Wednesday, February 11, 2015.  Megan Finnerty welcomes the crowd.
The four-year-old program has helped boost the newspaper’s events business and helped strengthen relationships with the community through nights of storytelling.
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“Because of the criticisms we’ve heard from stations and the results that we saw, we’re re-analyzing our approach.”
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The San Francisco Chronicle has embarked on a new membership program aimed at increasing reader loyalty, and the renewal rate.
The newspaper partnered with the Solutions Journalism Network to launch Education Lab, which aims to get beyond the problems to potential ways to fix them.
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The Bay Area local news site has a dedicated audience and significant ad revenue, but to continue growing they’ll need additional sources of income.
A look at how n+1, celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, built its reputation and maintains its business.
Washington Post Live is a small way for the D.C. newspaper to expand its brand outside the Beltway.
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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