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Articles tagged paid content (153)

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Ken Doctor    June 4, 2014
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    May 15, 2014
From wire services to classifieds to news networks, some key elements of the news ecosystem we know are changing — often without much notice.
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Ken Doctor    May 8, 2014
Three products — Circa, NRCQ, and News Republic — are trying to tackle a big question: How do we optimize news for reading on mobile devices? Despite the common goal, they’re taking different approaches.
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Ken Doctor    May 1, 2014
The mobile-first, obsessions-driven business news site from Atlantic Media has a lot of new competition — but it also has some opportunities for growth.
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John Wihbey    April 30, 2014
How the web is playing out for local TV reporters, measuring customer satisfaction with paywalls, and how reporters think about comments: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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Ken Doctor    Jan. 10, 2014
Fueled by Rupert Murdoch’s ambitions and significant investments, The Wall Street Journal seemed to have all the momentum in its newspaper war against The New York Times. That’s changed. Why?
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Ken Doctor    Dec. 5, 2013
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    Nov. 27, 2013
Everybody’s making moves this month. Together, they tell us about what news will look like in 2014.
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Ken Doctor    Nov. 21, 2013
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?