publishers

Mar
07
The LittleThings lesson publishers should be learning

The LittleThings lesson publishers should be learning

The first major casualty of the Facebook algorithm change was announced last week: LittleThings was closing up, putting 100 people
3 min read
Jul
04
Facebook & news publishers: a rocky relationship

Facebook & news publishers: a rocky relationship

How are Facebook’s efforts to reach out to publishers going? “To call this group a partnership group is a
1 min read
Jan
05
Medium's strategy shift comes as surprise to revenue partners

Medium's strategy shift comes as surprise to revenue partners

It looks like Medium rather botched the effective end of its publisher program, which included a beta of its ad-driven
1 min read
Jul
22
The FT, Telegraph and Conde Nast all Apple News launch partners

The FT, Telegraph and Conde Nast all Apple News launch partners

From Jason Snall’s transcript of Apple CEO Tim Cook’s remarks in the earnings call last night: We’ve
1 min read
Jan
26

Why your big custom CMS project is doomed

You have an in-built fatal flaw: News organizations, especially ones with just one medium-sized digital property (this applies to many
1 min read
Dec
09
LeWeb: Ben Huh on why old media can't do new formats

LeWeb: Ben Huh on why old media can't do new formats

When Ben Huh founded his company – he bought a bunch of cat photos. Yes, he acquired I Can Has Cheezburger?
2 min read
Oct
27

Beware Facebookers bearing gifts…

There’s a fascinating piece from David Carr on the New York Times website today, looking at the relationship between
2 min read
Sep
26

The 3 Deadly SEO Sins of News Organisations

I am something of an accidental SEO trainer. It all came about because of a phone call from Sarah Marshall,
3 min read
Aug
14

Amazon versus Captain America

re/code on Amazon’s rapidly escalating war with media owners: Retail giant Amazon is giving Captain America, Miss Piggy
May
19

If you want to know what's wrong with the publishing business…

…look at the line-up for this year’s “reinvented” PPA conference. Play a game: try to spot how many speakers