Local Publishing

  • Street Fight Staff and Friends Predict 2017’s Top Stories (Part Two)

    … of the links necessary to reach them across channels—perhaps even before they’ve anticipated their next purchase. Through complete customer identity management, true 1-to-moment marketing will also emerge in 2017. *** AI Will Become the Next Local Commerce Battleground Michael Boland, Chief analyst and VP content, BIA/Kelsey AI will become the next…

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  • As 10-Year Mark Approaches, West Seattle Blog Sticks to Profitable Basics

    … fluctuates. Still seeking experienced Seattle-based hard-news journalists interested in freelance work! You said in your 2011 Q & A with Street Fight that there’s no template for hyperlocal. But after 10 years of experience with WSB, haven’t you developed a model? Our model is to cover as much news as possible. Cover breaking news 24/7. Make…

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  • From Print to Patch to His Own ‘Indie’ Site — A 25-Year Saga

    … Steven Jack left the AOL’s Patch in the first round of layoffs – in August 2013, before the company sold majority ownership in its financially besieged community news network to Hale Global in January 2014. Jack, who was regional editor for eight Patch sites, did what many of his terminated colleagues did – he started his own independent site…

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