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

    … public publishers that include legacy chains like Gannett and McClatchy. With this complete reversal of historic patterns of newspaper ownership, investment firms today control only eight fewer dailies than public and private newspaper groups combined, as the chart below shows: The book “The Rise of a New Media Baron and the Emerging Threat…

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  • Local Papers’ Love-Hate Relationship With Facebook Is Proving a Heartbreaker

    …. The most ambitious new feature in The Tennessean is Nation Now, courtesy of Gannett’s national paper, USA Today. But this mosaic of hard and soft news contains nothing about the City of Nashville or suburban Williamson or Franklin Counties. Across the country, the Sacramento Bee assembled a homepage yesterday featuring a story, with a video, about…

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  • As McClatchy Goes All In on Digital, Stock Price Sags Further

    … As McClatchy Goes All In on Digital, Stock Price Sags Further August 3, 2015 by Tom Grubisich Leave a Comment Filed Under: The New News To make the daunting leap from print to digital, McClatchy is bulking up with a fast and furious bit-by-byte strategy. It has plunged into cutting-edge programmatic advertising with best-of-class help from…

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  • Street Fight Daily: Square IPO Looms, Amazon Plans Drive-Up Grocery Stores

    … out notifications about in-store promotions though multichannel and geolocation marketing. McClatchy Reports Precipitous Print Ad Declines Again for Second Quarter (Poynter) McClatchy is first among the public newspapers to report for the second quarter, and drops of nearly the same magnitude seem likely at other companies. As Gannett (which…

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