web publishing

Jan
29

The Post-Blogging age

Chris Cillizza, commenting on the reaction to Andrew Sullivan’s departure from blogging: But, again, a blog isn’t any
1 min read
Sep
08

Markdown versus CommonMark: the ambiguity and clarity dilemma

The “standard Markdown” controversy seems to be over and done. I was essentially offline for the weekend, and I came
6 min read
Oct
26

An all-digital emphasis

Ah, things are getting interesting: Ziff Davis Enterprise has launched a new strategy called OmniDigital that will take the company
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
Nov
30

What Publishers Need To Understand

One of the commenters on the Tim Luckhurst piece I posted about earlier hits the nail on the head: The
Jun
17

What Will Media Look Like in Digital Britain?

Ah, the fuss around Digital Britain is growing, isn’t it? And I don’t just mean the report – I
1 min read
May
19

Entitlement, Page Views and Content Atomisation

I think, perhaps, that much of this sense of entitlement is rooted in the fact that magazine or newspaper packages
1 min read
Mar
16

Death of News Media Announced (Please Send Flowers)

To add to the gathering clouds, Brian linked to this neatly-argued augury of DOOM (as did everybody else, as half
1 min read
Jan
28

Mobile FT.com is a River of News

I have a pet theory, one that is not widely shared amongst my colleagues. I think that what we now
1 min read
Jan
07

Morning Coffee Reading - Speed Version

Here’s some quick links for today, with minimal commentary – because I’m meant to be on holiday. 🙂- It’
1 min read