How do you fund digital content? The Berlin-based daily taz uses a unique model. It was founded as a cooperative, relying on memberships and pay-at-will donations to fund their news.
Source: Tear down this paywall: Germany’s taz newspaper launches a reader revolution from Berlin | IJNet
The annual report from Reuters “Journalism, Media, and Technology Trends and Predictions 2018” is out and it’s full of interesting insights into how digital leaders in the publishing industry are focusing their efforts in 2018. The common theme that emerges is the growing importance of data and AI in the news industry. We also see…
Source: Developing data capacity and integrating AI: what to focus on in 2018 – Twipe
Edition Digital publishing software unifies all crucial points of effective digital publishing; creating, managing, distributing, monetising and analysing.
Source: Edition Digital Smart Digital Publishing System – Edition Digital
I’m a big believer in paid online content. With the major shifts of increasing Adblock usage and declining online ad revenue, I think…
Source: 5 common mistakes in building a paywall, explained by example
“Let’s stop relying on ad buyers and social media echo chambers to determine what we put in our brains — which is just as important, or more so, than what we put in our bodies,” Ev Williams says.
Source: “Media is broken,” so Medium’s launching a $5/month member program that offers small upgrades » Nieman Journalism Lab