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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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Vox’s healthcare newsletter (with ads sold out) is filling a role beyond “articles on the Internet” » Nieman Journalism Lab

“I’m keeping in mind that there are actually people reading these stories who are relying on us for information.”

Source: Vox’s healthcare newsletter (with ads sold out) is filling a role beyond “articles on the Internet” » Nieman Journalism Lab