CMSes are integrating paywall tech Paid Members Public
Paywalls are getting easier to implement, as they get integrated into content management systems.
Content Management Systems: could Vox Media make build a software business alongside its content operation? Paid Members Public
Vox Media is trying to make money through licensing its publishing platform Chorus. A smart move from Vox - but is adopting it a smart move for publishers?
The Washington Post is also using AI for comments Paid Members Public
Looks like the “AI for comments” trend is on the match [https://www.washingtonpost.com/pr/wp/2017/06/22/the-washington-post-leverages-artificial-intelligence-in-comment-moderation/?utm_term=.0026b5192c45] : > The Washington Post has launched ModBot, a software application that utilizes artificial intelligence to moderate comments. The proprietary technology uses machine learning to automatically filter
The Washington Post embraces vertical video. Paid Members Public
Vertical Video barbarism infects the Washington Post [http://digiday.com/publishers/fight-washington-post-embracing-vertical-video/] > On Monday, the Post published a minute-long vertical video about the importance of Super Tuesday, which was told with animated graphics and meant to be watched with the sound off. The video, produced by politics video editor
Washington Post sails up the Amazon Paid Members Public
The internet buys a venerable news institution… > The Washington Post Co. has agreed to sell its flagship newspaper to Amazon.com founder and chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos, ending the Graham family’s stewardship of one of America’s leading news organizations after four generations. Bezos, whose entrepreneurship has