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, Colorado See more Jobs »…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google YouTube- 17 readers -
  • 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? …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 21 readers -
  • Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

    … publishing partners. Initially, we are testing this feature with Bild, BuzzFeed, El Pais, Fox News, Hindustan Times, India Times, Refinery29, The Sun, USA Today and The Washington Post to get their input. As we better understand the value this experience provides people and publishers, we look forward to working with more of our partners to help…

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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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  • How the Election Started a Fact-Checking Content Boom

    Today in the shower, I noticed for the first time that Dove Sensitive Skin Nourishing Body Wash is “#1 Dermatologist Recommended.” Really? Which dermatologist(s)? I flipped the bottle around, expecting to find a source for the claim. Nada. Last month, I wrote a story for The Content Strategist about how brands should fact-check their content to protect their credibility.

    The Content Strategist- 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…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 22 readers -
  • 12 companies hit with a Google manual penalty

    … to a two month ban on the company ranking for its own brand name. Today this penalty would lead to a potential loss of traffic of around 12.17 million. JC Penney Showing that a penalty isn’t necessarily the fault of the company, but rather an errant SEO using black hat tactics, JC Penney suffered a huge drop from the first SERP for multiple search terms…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 26 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? …

    AllFacebookin Social YouTube- 18 readers -
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