Jezebel exposes the Achilles heel of being a platisher

by John Mcdermott
The sexiest, most lucrative thing in publishing today is to not be just a publisher at all. It’s far more valuable to be a “technology company” that happens to produce media, or, at the very least, a “platisher,” a digital media entity that combines the editorial authority of publishing with the openness of a consumer-facing platform, where ostensibly anyone can make a meaningf ...Read the full article

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