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Start your meetings with a folk song — and other ideas from the community-driven, crowdfunded Danish news site Zetland » Nieman Journalism Lab

“If you are to create community based on transparency, you also have to create community within your organization.”

Source: Start your meetings with a folk song — and other ideas from the community-driven, crowdfunded Danish news site Zetland » Nieman Journalism Lab

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The Athletic, that local sports startup with no advertising, raises $5.4 million and scoops up Sports Illustrated’s former top editor » Nieman Journalism Lab

“The Athletic’s subscriber model allows us to focus entirely on high-quality written content. NO ads, NO auto-play videos, NO clickbait.”

Source: The Athletic, that local sports startup with no advertising, raises $5.4 million and scoops up Sports Illustrated’s former top editor » Nieman Journalism Lab

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This Danish startup evolved into a “newsletter company” because that was what its readers wanted » Nieman Journalism Lab

“The website and the apps are based on the rhythm and structure of the newsletter now.”

Source: This Danish startup evolved into a “newsletter company” because that was what its readers wanted » Nieman Journalism Lab

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Collaboration across newsrooms can be a royal pain — but this tool wants to make it easier » Nieman Journalism Lab

“Most places are using email, maybe there’s a calendar they share, they’re trying to make Trello boards, they’re trying to get everybody into Slack…the pain caused by tools is not insignificant.”

Source: Collaboration across newsrooms can be a royal pain — but this tool wants to make it easier » Nieman Journalism Lab