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The Washington Post launches a year in news à la Spotify Wrapped
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Aug. 11, 2009, 6:45 p.m.

Links on Twitter: The Guardian mulls a “members’ club,” ad campaign taps New York’s commenters, free newspapers or free WiFi?

The Guardian is mulling a paid “members’ club” that might include exclusive content and events »

HSBC ad campaign recruits five prolific commenters from New York magazine’s website (concept > execution) »

Recent news-stream experiments — Times Wire, BBC News Radar, — stress time over importance »

A good question from @currybet: What’s more enticing from a local café — free newspapers or free WiFi? »

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The Washington Post launches a year in news à la Spotify Wrapped
“We initially built a ‘look-back’ experience but pivoted when we learned that our readers are more interested in insights that center on their reading ‘personality’ and content discovery rather than revisiting news from the past.”
How risky is it for journalists to cover protests?
Plus: Exploring why women leave the news industry, the effects of opinion labels, and susceptibility to disinformation.
Coming to a Hawaii library near you: Honolulu Civil Beat is hosting pop-up newsrooms around the state
“We learned that people have an interest if they can get to us.”