The Washington Post

The Washington Post (WP) is an American daily newspaper. It is the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C., and was founded in 1877, making it the area's oldest extant newspaper.Located in the capital city of the United States, the newspaper has a particular emphasis on national politics. Daily editions are printed for the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. The newspaper is published as a broadsheet, with photographs printed both in color and in black and white. In 2008, Marcus Brauchli replaced long-time executive editor Leonard Downie, Jr., serving publisher Katharine Weymouth.
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  • Too Many Content Marketers Are Making This Metrics Mistake

    … The more time you spend on production, the higher the costs. That’s just basic economics. Marketers, however, seem to ignore this simple rule. According to a new Contently survey, 69 percent of senior marketers are not tracking metrics related to the speed and efficiency of content creation. 1 CEOs and CFOs shouldn’t take this lightly. If your…

    Dillon Baker/ The Content Strategistin Content- 19 readers -
  • News Outlets to Livestream Inauguration via YouTube

    … Featured Jobs Social Media Strategist Oceana Washington, D.C. Audience Development Manager LADDERS New York City, New York Zeppelin Hall Beer Garden Social Media Strategist Grand Street Property Management Downtown Jersey City Digital Marketing Manager Peanut Butter & Co. New York City, New York (US) Art Director Sounds True Louisville…

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  • More Than 1 Billion People See Facebook Audience Network Ads Each Month

    … by beverage company Innocent Drinks raised brand awareness by over 20 percent. Finally, Facebook said it added new global publisher partners to Facebook Audience Network, including: BBM (Indonesia) BitMango (South Korea) ETToday (Taiwan) Focus Online (Germany) India Today Group (India) Daily Mirror (U.K.) Univision (U.S.) Wenner Media (U.S.) The Washington Post (U.S.) Readers: What are your thoughts on the latest updates from Facebook Audience Network? …

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  • Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

    …, will launch a test to explore offering free trials to engaged readers, right from within Instant Articles. This is the kind of work we want to do more of. We’ll also keep working on monetization options for partners, such as expanding our live ad break test to a wider group of partners and exploring ad breaks in regular videos. We’ll be launching…

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  • Could Social Media Drive Turnout of Young Voters?

    … last week, Twitter partnered with Pew Research Center and Google in an effort to disseminate information about polling place locations and ballots. YouTube partnered with its Creators to build a campaign urging users to register to vote, and it also livestreamed the presidential debates on behalf of PBS, Telemundo and The Washington Post, among…

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  • Could Facebook Tip the Elections in the Final Countdown?

    … the idea of censorship to greater extremes, using sites like FriendsWhoLikeTrump.com to exclude this content by identifying and blocking friends, as the debate heats up. According to The Washington Post, BuzzFeed, Quartz and Mic have also published how-tos and tricks, helping users to unfollow news and cleansing their News Feeds of unfavorable content…

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  • How the Election Started a Fact-Checking Content Boom

    … have said a day earlier that might come up in the debate. Does fact-checking content lend itself to other social media outlets? Michelle Ye Hee Lee at the Washington Post has been using Snapchat, but we haven’t yet. I personally like Snapchat and find it kooky and fun, but we haven’t explored it as much as we could. We’re limited by the fact our…

    The Content Strategistin Content How To's- 22 readers -
  • Facebook Eyes Internet.org Free Basics Launch in U.S. (Report)

    … Facebook’s Internet.org has brought its Free Basics application with free Internet services to underdeveloped countries worldwide, and now it may be coming to the most developed country. Brian Fung of The Washington Post reported that the social network has been in discussions with government officials and wireless carriers to bring Free…

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  • Inside The Washington Post’s Quest to Fix Ad Tech

    … Journal that its millennial-focused site is not using “any programmatic whatsoever,” depending instead on traditional sales tactics. BuzzFeed, meanwhile, relies entirely on native advertising produced in-house. But The Washington Post is taking a different approach. Rather than eschewing ad tech, it’s attempting to build better ad tech, which…

    Dillon Baker/ The Content Strategistin Display- 33 readers -
  • 12 companies hit with a Google manual penalty

    … and the damage meted out by the penalty. For more information, you can check out the full infographic and blog post from Digital Third Coast. Please note: the following ‘present-day’ traffic loss predictions were calculated using SimilarWeb’s data by Digital Third Coast. The Washington Post In October 2007, The Washington Post was caught selling links…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 29 readers -
  • YouTube Announces #voteIRL ‘Get Out the Vote’ Campaign

    … reminders on the YouTube homepage, watch page and search results page Sept. 27, Voter Registration Day. Finally, YouTube announced that it will livestream the 2016 presidential debates from multiple news organizations, including PBS, The Washington Post, Bloomberg Television and Telemundo. In addition, YouTube creators including The Young Turks and Complex News will use YouTube Live to publish content while at the debates. Readers: Will you watch the 2016 presidential debates on YouTube? …

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