Plenty of Ads to Go Around on Oscar Night, and more

Posted March 5, 2010 by themediawatcher
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Plenty of Ads to Go Around on Oscar Night

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/04/business/media/04adco.html?ref=media

Ads Posted on Facebook Strike Some as Off-Key

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/04/technology/04facebook.html?ref=media

Google Uses Personal Data to Tailor Up to 20% of Searches

WSJ

http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2010/03/03/google-uses-personal-data-to-tailor-20-of-searches/

The Newsonomics of time-on-site

Nieman Journalism Lab

http://www.niemanlab.org/2010/03/the-newsonomics-of-time-on-site/

Is Content King? Then Distribution Is Crown Prince

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/is-content-king-then-distribution-is-crown-prince-2010-3

Huffington Post Blasts Past 40 Million Monthly Unique Visitors

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/huffington-post-blasts-past-40-million-monthly-unique-visitors-2010-3

Fortune Redesigns for Changed Economic Climate

Media Week

http://www.mediaweek.com/mw/content_display/news/magazines-newspapers/e3ibe85493aa8b413308400b328f91cddb4

Hulu’s future in limbo after Viacom pulls plug

New York Post

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/business/hulu_future_in_limbo_after_viacom_mfhnRY1RobPqk8EMjBU59M

Survey: Men more likely to Tweet, Facebook

Boston Business Journal

http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/stories/2010/03/01/daily30.html

NY Times’ Sulzberger Explains Philosophy Behind Charging for Articles

Wired

http://www.wired.com/epicenter/2010/03/ny-times-sulzberger-explains-philosophy-behind-charging-for-articles/

Washington Post’s Sheikholeslami: ‘Year Of Experimentation’ For Paid Mobile App

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-washington-posts-sheikholeslami-year-of-experimentation-for-paid-mobile/

Google Experiments With Searching Using Gestures

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-google-experiments-with-searching-with-gestures/

Can This Rutabaga Get More Fans Than…?

ClickZ

http://www.clickz.com/3639620

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iPad Will Solve Magazines’ Business Problem, and more

Posted March 3, 2010 by themediawatcher
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BBC Proposes Deep Cuts in Web Site

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/03/business/media/03bbc.html?ref=media

Dan Abrams to Launch Style Site

WWD

http://www.wwd.com/media-news/dan-abrams-to-launch-style-site-2520572

FT plans PayPal option for online news

Financial Times

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/6bdae3da-2608-11df-b2fc-00144feabdc0.html?nclick_check=1

Yahoo News Brings News Commenting Back

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-yahoo-news-brings-news-commenting-back-/

FT brand will continue to expand

Marketing Week

http://www.marketingweek.co.uk/news/ft-brand-will-continue-to-expand/3010567.article

Facebook’s 2009 Revenue Breakdown

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-wont-be-a-multi-billion-dollar-company-for-many-years-2010-3

Anderson: iPad Will Solve Magazines’ Business Problem

Media Week

http://www.mediaweek.com/mw/content_display/news/magazines-newspapers/e3ibe85493aa8b41330a14abebc4b33f2f3

Why Baby Boomers Can’t Be Put in One Box – Jerry Shereshewsky

Advertising Age

http://adage.com/columns/article?article_id=142375

Washington Post CEO: No Plans To Charge For Online Edition

The Wall Street Journal

http://www.smartmoney.com/news/ON/?story=ON-20100302-000432

NYT’s Sulzberger, FT’s Ridding On Growing Through Subscription

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-videos-nyts-sulzberger-fts-ridding-on-growing-through-subscription/

Omniture And Facebook Ink Deal To Bring Analytics And Buying Tools To Social Marketing

Media Post

http://www.mediapost.com/publications/?fa=Articles.showArticle&art_aid=123533

Facebook Fanpages Get ‘Professional’ Treatment

Media Post

http://www.mediapost.com/publications/?fa=Articles.showArticle&art_aid=123444

Chatroulette, by the Numbers

The Wall Street Journal

http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2010/03/02/chatroulette-by-the-numbers/

News You Can Use About How You Use News

PC World

http://www.pcworld.com/article/190435/news_you_can_use_about_how_you_use_news.html

Marketers sick of social media buzzwords

Biz Report

http://www.bizreport.com/2010/03/marketers_sick_of_social_media_buzzwords.html

Lowered Expectations: Web Refines Quality, and more

Posted February 22, 2010 by themediawatcher
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Honoring Citizen Journalists

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/22/business/media/22polk.html?ref=media

Footnoted.org: A solo investment news site gets acquired, but its founder says the web’s no sure bet

Nieman Journalism Lab

http://www.niemanlab.org/2010/02/footnoted-org-a-solo-investment-news-site-gets-acquired-but-its-founder-says-the-webs-no-sure-bet/

The Surreal World of Chatroulette

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/21/weekinreview/21bilton.html

Lowered Expectations: Web Redefines ‘Quality’

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/lowered-expectations-web-redefines-quality-2010-2

AOL Throws More Money At Expensive, Brand Name Journalists

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/aol-hires-more-expensive-brand-name-journalists-2010-2

Google Buzz Not a Twitter or Facebook Killer, Says Google Exec

Mashable

http://mashable.com/2010/02/21/google-buzz-twitter-facebook/

Olympic Twitter Tracker Visualizes Tweets

Mashable

http://mashable.com/2010/02/21/olympic-twitter-tracker/

NYT Co. Executives Shed More Light on Meter Model

Editor & Publisher

http://www.editorandpublisher.com/eandp/news/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1004069163

@pc2010: NYT Metered Model Is Designed To Preserve Reach And Grow Ad Revs

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-pc2010-nyt-metered-model-is-designed-to-preserve-reach-and-grow-ad-rev/

Video @ paidContent 2010: New York Times Execs On Metered News And More

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-video-paidcontent-2010-new-york-times-execs-on-metered-news-and-more/

You’re Using Social Media. But Just Who Is Overseeing It All?

Advertising Age

http://adage.com/digital/article?article_id=142221

Huffington Post Partners with College Newspapers

Washington Post

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/02/21/AR2010022103692_2.html

Ad serving startup Rubicon takes aim at Doubleclick

Venture Beat

http://venturebeat.com/2010/02/19/ad-serving-startup-rubicon-takes-aim-at-doubleclick/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Venturebeat+%28VentureBeat%29

The Newsonomics of online marketing

Nieman Journalism Lab

http://www.niemanlab.org/2010/02/the-newsonomics-of-online-marketing/

Riding the Wave, and more

Posted February 9, 2010 by themediawatcher
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Riding the Wave: New tech, new reporting methods (Vadim is featured in this article!)

Nieman Journalism Lab

http://www.niemanlab.org/2010/02/riding-the-wave-new-tech-new-reporting-methods/

New York Times Earnings Preview: A Profit Boost, But Print Ad Revenues Plunging

The Business Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/analysts-bigger-profits-less-revenue-for-new-york-times-2010-2

The Top 10 Twitter Trends This Week

Mashable

http://mashable.com/2010/02/07/the-top-10-twitter-trends/

‘N.Y. Times’ Execs Met Quietly With Steve Jobs About iPad

Editor & Publisher

http://www.editorandpublisher.com/eandp/news/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1004065601

Brands Try to Become ‘Mayor’ of Foursquare but Will They Pay for It?

Advertising Age

http://adage.com/digital/article?article_id=141903

Facebook and the Future of Free Thought

Read Write Web

http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/facebook_news.php

Gothamist founder criticizes New York Times

Editors Web Log

http://www.editorsweblog.org/newsrooms_and_journalism/2010/02/gothamist_founder_criticizes_new_york_ti.php

Four Square Fatigue and the Evolution of Privacy

Venture Blog

http://ventureblog.com/articles/2010/02/four_square_fatigue_and_the_evolution_of_privacy.php

Social Media Marketing Best Practices

eMarketer

http://www.emarketer.com/Article.aspx?R=1007503

Ringside at the Web Fight

Vanity Fair

http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2010/03/wolff-201003

Charlie Rose loves the Apple iPad

CNN

http://brainstormtech.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2010/02/06/charlie-rose-loves-apples-ipad/

Plentiful Content, So Cheap

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/08/business/media/08carr.html

MediaNews to Adopt Web Fee Model Similar to NY Times

Bloomberg

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=ayunozwEqBAM

Union accuses Thomson Reuters of illegal pay cuts

Yahoo

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100205/ap_on_bi_ge/us_thomson_reuters_labor_complaint

Google’s Display-Ad Sales Should Top $1 Billion

Business Week

http://www.businessweek.com/technology/content/feb2010/tc2010027_356976.htm

What Will Happen to Media When All the Billionaires Bail?

Advertising Age

http://adage.com/mediaworks/article?article_id=141948

Magazine Marketing Pact to Roll Out in April

MediaWeek

http://www.mediaweek.com/mw/content_display/news/magazines-newspapers/e3ib0b0617ff1b96daa6b9ee1257f779bf4

The NYT’s Metering Plan Doesn’t Go Far Enough—Here’s The Rest Of The Solution

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-the-nyts-metering-plan-doesnt-go-far-enough-heres-the-rest-of-the-solut/

Perez Hilton holds off TechCrunch, Mashable and Twitter founders in web influence list

Telegraph

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/twitter/7153433/Perez-Hilton-holds-off-TechCrunch-Mashable-and-Twitter-founders-in-web-influence-list.html

Conjuring Up the Latest Buzz, Without a Word, and more

Posted January 25, 2010 by themediawatcher
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O’Brien Undone by His Media-Hopping Fans

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/25/business/media/25conan.html?ref=media

Conjuring Up the Latest Buzz, Without a Word

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/25/business/media/25carr.html?ref=media

Understanding the web to make search more relevant

The Google Blog

http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2010/01/understanding-web-to-make-search-more.html

ANALYZING FACEBOOK’S BRAND ADS: Solid Prices And ROI, Big Advertisers Like Coke Ponying Up

The Business Insider

http://www.tbiresearch.com/facebook-branding-rates-dwarf-self-serve-but-buys-are-small-at-this-stage-2010-1

Facebook Aims To Take A 30% Cut From The $1.6 Billion Virtual Goods Industry

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-aims-to-take-a-30-cut-from-the-16-billion-virtual-goods-industry-2010-1

What the Web of Tomorrow Will Look Like: 4 Big Trends to Watch

Mashable

http://mashable.com/2010/01/24/internet-of-tomorrow-column/

‘NYT’ Meter Model More Likely to Affect Ad Rates

Editor & Publisher

http://www.editorandpublisher.com/eandp/news/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1004061209

Pay meter works at FT, but can it help NYT?

Reflections of a Newsosaur

http://newsosaur.blogspot.com/2010/01/pay-meter-works-at-ft-but-can-it-help.html

FT.com to launch new Blackberry app and day pass access model in early 2010

Journalism.co.uk

http://www.journalism.co.uk/2/articles/537257.php

Bay Area News Project Strikes Content Deal With The New York Times

Tech Crunch

http://www.techcrunch.com/2010/01/21/bay-area-news-project-strikes-content-deal-with-the-new-york-times/

Seed’s Goal Is To “Redefine Journalism For The Internet Age,” Its Reality Is Untangling Cat Hair

Tech Crunch

http://www.techcrunch.com/2010/01/22/seed-aol-redefine-journalism/

Yahoo in fight to keep up with sleeker rivals

Financial Times

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/783642e0-090d-11df-ba88-00144feabdc0.html?nclick_check=1

MySpace Seeks Relevancy in Social Media as Music, Film Portal

Bloomberg

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=awUrKEKKKxpg

NYT Execs: ‘We Learned A Lot From TimesSelect’; Social Media Stays Open

Paid Content

http://paidcontent.org/article/419-nyt-execs-we-learned-a-lot-from-timesselect/

Twitter Starts Rolling Out Local Trends

Tech Crunch

http://www.techcrunch.com/2010/01/22/twitter-local-trends/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Techcrunch+%28TechCrunch%29

Why Won’t Times Pay Model Go Live ‘Til 2011?

New York Observer

http://www.observer.com/2010/media/why-wont-times-pay-model-go-live-til-2011

With an Eye on the iPad, Condé Nast Declares Its $39,000 iPhone Magazine a “Success”

All Things Digital

http://mediamemo.allthingsd.com/20100121/with-an-eye-on-the-ipad-conde-nast-declares-its-39000-iphone-magazine-a-success/

All the News That’s Fit to Download

Newsweek

http://www.newsweek.com/id/231918

More Readers Skimming Google Headlines Than Going Directly to Newspaper Web Sites?

Posted January 21, 2010 by themediawatcher
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Advertising Won’t Bounce Back Until The Second Quarter

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/advertising-wont-bounce-back-until-the-second-quarter-2010-1

Amazon Fires Missile At Book Industry, Launches 70% Kindle Royalty Option

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/henry-blodget-amazon-fires-torpedo-at-book-industry-launches-70-kindle-royalty-option-2010-1

Create Your Own iPhone or Android App in Minutes With iSites

Mashable

http://mashable.com/2010/01/20/isites/

More Readers Skimming Google Headlines Than Going Directly to Newspaper Web Sites?

Editor & Publisher

http://www.editorandpublisher.com/eandp/news/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1004060171

Time Inc. Buys Personal Shopping Engine StyleFeeder

Tech Crunch

http://www.techcrunch.com/2010/01/19/time-buys-stylefeeder/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Techcrunch+%28TechCrunch%29

Wall Street Journal Tells People To Get Serious, Go ‘Beyond the Chatter,’ Buy The WSJ

Business Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/wall-street-journal-recruits-readers-to-go-beyond-the-chatter-2010-1

2010 seen good for TV, bad for e-readers

Reuters

http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE60I00G20100119

New Study Reveals Facebook Better Than Twitter for Marketers

Social Media Examiner

http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/new-study-reveals-facebook-better-than-twitter-for-marketers/

Forbes staff shuffle

New York Post

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/business/forbes_staff_shuffle_BhLNJODAHyh69nJI13X7DO

FT to launch travel guide apps

Brand Republic

http://www.brandrepublic.com/Discipline/Media/News/978314/FT-launch-travel-guide-apps/

How I Did It: Arianna Huffington

Inc

http://www.inc.com/magazine/20100201/how-i-did-it-arianna-huffington.html

Boomers Mix TV with Their PCs

eMarketer

http://www.emarketer.com/Article.aspx?R=1007470

Hey Chatterbox: Report Sets Sites On Social Media Mavens

Media Post

http://www.mediapost.com/publications/?fa=Articles.showArticle&art_aid=120910&nid=110168

Brands On Mobile: In the Form Of A Question, Please

Media Post

http://www.mediapost.com/publications/?fa=Articles.showArticle&art_aid=120917

Will Apple Save The New York Times?

The Motley Fool

http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2010/01/19/will-apple-save-the-new-york-times.aspx

The Guardian online to remain free

Editor’s web log

http://www.editorsweblog.org/newspaper/2010/01/the_guardian_online_to_remain_free.php

Poll: Most won’t pay to read newspapers online, and more

Posted January 15, 2010 by themediawatcher
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Guardian App: 70K downloads in a month

The Guardian

http://www.guardian.co.uk/gnm-press-office/guardian-app-downloads

Facebook dismisses rumours of charging plans

Telegraph

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/facebook/6973757/Facebook-dismisses-rumours-of-charging-plans.html

Haiti Earthquake Coverage Is Big Business For News

Silicon Alley Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/haiti-earthquake-coverage-is-big-business-for-news-2010-1

Foursquare Follows The Facebook Model, Takes Its Game To Harvard

Tech Crunch

http://www.techcrunch.com/2010/01/12/foursquare-harvard/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Techcrunch+%28TechCrunch%29

Sign of the Times

Insider Higher Ed

http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2010/01/14/times

Poll: Most won’t pay to read newspapers online

CNet

http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-10433893-93.html

How long can publishers afford to print?

Reflections of a Newsosaur

http://newsosaur.blogspot.com/2010/01/how-long-can-publishers-afford-to-print.html

The Revolution in Magazines Will Be Here This Summer

Folio

http://www.foliomag.com/2010/revolution-magazines-will-be-here-summer

Gartner: Mobile To Outpace Desktop Web By 2013

Media Post

http://www.mediapost.com/publications/?fa=Articles.showArticle&art_aid=120590&nid=109924

Google rules search in December; Bing drops

CNet

http://news.cnet.com/8301-13506_3-10434099-17.html?tag=nl.e703

Twitter and Web Carry the Day (Once Again) on Haiti Earthquake

Huffington Post

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/greg-mitchell/twitter-carries-day-once_b_421128.html

How WSJ Uses Social Media from Behind a Pay Wall

Media Shift

http://www.pbs.org/mediashift/2010/01/how-wsj-uses-social-media-from-behind-a-pay-wall012.html