Hearst

  • Investment Firms Come to the Forefront Among Owners of Local Newspapers

    … at state mental facilities after staffing cutbacks. Another involved Community News Holdings Inc. upgrading state and regional coverage in states where it has the most papers. But the book said such collaboration is rare – anywhere in the local newspaper industry – and faulted both New Media/Gatehouse and CNHI for closing unprofitable papers…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fight- 19 readers -
  • At Hearst Newspapers, a New Digital Strategy to End ‘Flying Blind’

    … Just how far local newspapers have to go to plant their flag commandingly in the fiercely competitive world of digital is summed up in a revealing story told by Robertson (Rob) Barrett, the new digital chief at Hearst Newspapers. “Every single editor I’ve spoken to feels they’re flying blind,” he said. “They don’t have information about…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fight- 31 readers -
  • Facebook Audience Network Adds Support for Mobile Web

    … engineer Mike Murphey wrote in a developer blog post that digital media consumption via mobile Web browsers rose 53 percent between 2013 and 2015, adding that news sites receive about 40 percent of their traffic via mobile devices, with 93 percent of that coming via the mobile Web, and saying of Facebook Audience Network: Our focus is on creating real…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 13 readers -
  • How Hearst Newspapers Became the Leader in Its Peer Group

    … The Hearst Newspapers of 2015 bears little resemblance to the nationwide chain that press baron William Randolph Hearst assembled starting in 1895. Long gone is the New York Journal with its exclamatory headlines, and gone, too, are nameplates in other major cities, like Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, and Los Angeles. There are fewer Hearst dailies…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fightin How To's- 16 readers -
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