strategy

Jun
20
Going Online: Be Brave (from 2008)

Going Online: Be Brave (from 2008)

10 years I wrote something about restructuring editorial teams for digital, but lacked the courage to publish it. I should have found the courage.
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Mar
26

If Medium is exploiting you - that's your problem

Matthew Butterick: Among web-publishing tools, I see Medium as the equivalent of a frozen pizza: not as wholesome as a
1 min read
Nov
18

Meaning - Bob Doak: the Gore cult of making money - and having fun

Warning: Liveblogging. Prone to error, inaccuracy and terrible, terrible crimes against grammar. This post will be improved over the next
3 min read
Dec
11

#leweb - Go wide, not deep says Gary Vaynerchuk

Allegedly Gary Vaynerchuk hadn’t slept for two days before his talk at LeWeb. I well believe it given how
3 min read
Aug
21

Quick wins vrs long-term victories

An interesting quote from David Armano, that reinforces the discussion on cycles last week: We’ve seen this movie before.
1 min read
Aug
06
The UK eBook tipping point

The UK eBook tipping point

paidContent UK: About two years after Kindle launched in the United Kingdom, Amazon UK says it is now selling 114
1 min read
Mar
07

Is product lust killing strategic thinking?

This afternoon, Apple will unveil the latest iteration of the iPad, and quite possibly the new version of the little
2 min read
Oct
27

The Social Publishing Tipping Point

Idle thought, born of a conversation with a colleague: Have we reached the point where having a social publishing strategy
Oct
10

Metrics begin where journalistic instinct ends

I have a theory that we place too much importance on instinct in journalism. There’s a good reason for
2 min read
Feb
18

The path to more news you can use

It’s carnival of journalism time again, and boy have I struggled with this one. You see, the subject matter
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