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Caught in the mushy middle: How Quartz fell to earth

On Jun 15, 2020
@mlcalderone shared
RT @perlberg: Quartz used to be the darling of digital media. Nice site, cool chart tool. But it got caught in the mushy middle of 2010s media, not quite niche and not quite big enough. Then coronavirus happened. I wrote about how it all went down for @Digiday https://t.co/lZYZtwrvmU
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In July 2018, Uzabase co-founder Yusuke Umeda addressed a room of anxious Quartz employees.  Staffers were reeling from the news that the business publication had been sold by Atlantic Media to a Japanese company largely unfamiliar to the U.S. media world. ...

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On Jun 15, 2020
@mlcalderone shared
RT @perlberg: Quartz used to be the darling of digital media. Nice site, cool chart tool. But it got caught in the mushy middle of 2010s media, not quite niche and not quite big enough. Then coronavirus happened. I wrote about how it all went down for @Digiday https://t.co/lZYZtwrvmU
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Caught in the mushy middle: How Quartz fell to earth

Caught in the mushy middle: How Quartz fell to earth

In July 2018, Uzabase co-founder Yusuke Umeda addressed a room of anxious Quartz employees.  Staffers were reeling from the news that the business publication had been sold by Atlantic ...

Is engaging with readers the key to both trust and revenue?

Is engaging with readers the key to both trust and revenue?

<p>As more media companies move toward subscription and membership-based models to generate revenue, engaging with readers has become ever more important. Yet some institutions seem ...

As HuffPost and BuzzFeed shed staff, has the digital content bubble burst?

As HuffPost and BuzzFeed shed staff, has the digital content bubble burst?

Fears are growing that current models of paying for online journalism are broken

A Landscape Study of Local News Models Across America

A Landscape Study of Local News Models Across America

As noted in the paper’s earlier section, billionaire owners like John and Linda Henry at The Boston Globe, Patrick Soon-Shiong at the LA Times, and Jeff Bezos at The Washington Post have ...

How to Improve Your Reach with Paid Media

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