Daily Voice

    • New CEO at Daily Voice Says Full-Bore Expansion Is His Mission

      Daily Voice, which is published in 76 mostly affluent suburban communities in the tri-state area of New York, Connecticut and North New Jersey, has a new CEO who comes with strong experience in digital news publishing, especially advertising. He is Randy Kilgore, who has been senior adviser at Empirical Media, which counsels news publishers on how to meet the often thorny cha ...

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  • Revived Daily Voice Expands Into North Jersey With 22 New Sites

    … in the Garden State, Daily Voice expects to grow its readership from 762,000 to 1.3 million monthly unique visitors, according to founder and CEO Carll Tucker. “In our 43 communities in Connecticut and New York we appear to have more penetration than any digital sites except Google, Facebook and YouTube.” says Tucker. The Jersey sites, which will launch…

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  • 7 Ways Local News Sites Can Grow Their Digital Audiences

    … People are consuming more news than ever, but most local publications still aren’t getting the traction that larger, national news outlets are experiencing. According to a recent paper by Shorenstein Center fellow Matthew Hindman, local news organizations attract just 0.5% of all web traffic, and 85% of the traffic going to news sites heads…

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  • Community Publishers Mixed on Borrell Prescription for Content

    Gordon Borrell minced no words in Street Fight recently when he talked about content and audience in the revenue-hot digital space that his new annual local media report pinpoints. He said: “It’s so much not about readers. It’s so much more about consumers. So those folks who are trying to develop hyperlocal sites around good content really need to know, and the evidence in ...

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  • Will 2015 Be Breakthrough Year for Community News?

    … eyeballs to my listings and earning a percentage when the listing sells. If we believe our local ads work, let’s prove it — and make money from the result. Carll Tucker, founder and CEO of the suburban Connecticut-New York community news network Daily Voice: With 700,000 monthly unique visitors in a population of 1.76 million, unit profitability…

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  • Are Community News Sites and Investors Ready for Each Other?

    … in the George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs in Washington, D.C., is right that venture-capital and angel investors have been avoiding digital community news. But there’s no mystery about why. There are some profitable one-offs, but most investors aren’t interested in one-offs. They want to put their money in the possibility…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fight- 25 readers -
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