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  • 'Daily News' Price Tag Reflects Tabloids' Decline
    Even more remarkable than the $1 price tag for 'Daily News' is that many media watchers - far from classifying Tronc's acquisition as a steal, or at least a savvy ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    With 3.6M digital engagements, Dove leapt from #116 to #2 on the leaderboard Tuesday (9/5), thanks to a new official YouTube video promoting the brand's Dermacare Scalp Anti-Dandruff shampoo. Garnering ...
  • Conservative Publisher Boycotts 'NYT' Best-Seller List
    The ideological war between conservatives and the mainstream media is expanding to hitherto uncontested territory, with the declaration of hostilities against that iconic arbiter of literary success, The New York ...
  • New Social Net For Clinton Supporters Is Hacked
    Launched in June, Verrit is billed as a "social network for the 65.8 million," referring to the number of voters who cast their ballots for Clinton in 2016. Its mission ...
  • 'Guardian' Sets Up U.S. Journalism Nonprofit
    Still struggling to put its American operations on a firm financial footing, the Guardian is taking a page from its UK playbook and launching a nonprofit, theguardian.org, with the mission ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Thursday (8/24), Nintendo uploaded a YouTube video promoting the Splatoon 2 game for Nintendo Switch. Garnering 470K engagements between Thursday (8/24) and this Wednesday (8/30), the video ranked as ...
  • Palin's 'NYT' Defamation Suit Tossed
    Sarah Palin's defamation lawsuit against The New York Times has been dismissed by a federal judge on the grounds it failed to show that 'NYT' writers knew they were publishing ...
  • Taylor Swift Makes Mags Along With Music
    Pop juggernaut Taylor Swift is following in the footsteps of hip-hop recording artist and producer Frank Ocean by publishing her own magazine, or actually two magazines, in conjunction with her ...
  • Social Media Helps Harvey Response, But Hoaxes Are Common
    Social media has become one of the main means for disaster victims to ask for help and get news, updates and official instructions. It lets friends and family know they ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Monday (8/28), Victoria's Secret tracked 1.9M digital engagements, jumping from the #15 to the #6 spot of the leaderboard. Driving Monday's 63% uptick in activity was an Instagram post ...
  • Largest Newspapers Lift Paywalls For Hurricane Harvey Coverage
    The three biggest American newspapers are once again touting their fundamental civic role. They lifted their paywalls for coverage of another emergency, as torrential rains have left a large part ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Sunday (8/27), the day of the Video Music Awards, MTV tracked a 70% increase in digital engagements, supported by a 153% spike in daily post volume. With 44% of ...
  • 'WSJ' Steers Neutral Course On Trump
    'WSJ' editor-in-chief Gerard Baker has been trying to steer a more neutral course on the president, in part by pushing back on what he considers overt editorializing by reporters assigned ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Wednesday (8/23), ESPN uploaded a First Take Debate video on YouTube, focused on recent the Kyle Irving/Isaiah Thomas trade. The video accumulated 761K views between Wednesday and Thursday, helping ...
  • Paltrow's 'Goop' Slammed For Promoting Dubious Health Claims
    Brace yourselves for a terrible shock, everyone. Celebrities may endorse products without knowing what they really do - or if they do anything at all. That's the bombshell message behind ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    Nintendo tracked 2M digital engagements on Wednesday (8/23), climbing to the #6 spot of the leaderboard thanks primarily to new YouTube viewership, which drove 98% of the brand's content interactions. ...
  • Zuck Says Facebook Won't Take A Cut Of Subs
    After enduring a rather bumpy relationship over the last few years, Facebook is extending an olive branch to publishers - a new system for selling online subscriptions to Facebook us ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Tuesday (8/21), Victoria's Secret posted an image to Instagram of model Lais Ribeiro watching the solar eclipse. The image garnered 362K Likes within 24 hours, helping the lingerie brand ...
  • Will Hate Trigger A Religious Revival Via Social Media?
    Religion remains a powerful force in American life and is capable of uniting people from different communities. A religious revival now, in reaction to the dangerous outburst of overtly racist ...
  • Google Works On News Subs, Facebook Bows Publisher Logos
    Google is working on an online news subscription service that will allow publishers to charge readers for content, rivaling a similar service already under development by Facebook. Facebook is trying ...
  • Bannon Returns To Breitbart, Revenge To Be Served Hot
    Rght-wing rabble-rouser and erstwhile senior White House strategist Steve Bannon has returned to his roost atop Breitbart News. The move ensures the supply of online vitriol and borderline incitement won't ...
  • Cover Story: 'New Yorker,' 'Economist' Break Out Klan Robes For Trump
    While many American politicians have been accused of pandering to white supremacists, few have done it so overtly, or successfully, as President Donald Trump. ...
  • Bannon Calls 'American Prospect' Editor, Sets His Agenda
    Steve "The Gaslighter" Bannon, perhaps with cigar and glass of bourbon in hand, decided to call American Prospect cofounder and coeditor Robert Kuttner, supposedly to talk about China policy. But ...
  • Grindr Launches 'Into,' LGBTQ Lifestyle Pub
    Gay hookup app Grindr is leaping into the Speedo-filled pool of gay lifestyle publishing with the official launch of Into, a new digital magazine targeting LGBTQ millennial audiences. Short and ...
  • Newspapers Highlight Role With Blank Pages
    More than 200 local newspapers in Minnesota and North Dakota employed the same eye-catching tactic to highlight the importance of newspapers to their local communities. ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Tuesday (8/15), Sprite uploaded a YouTube video as part of the company's "PiPa Offer, 2017," featuring tennis players drinking Limca, Sprite and Fanta soda. The video garnered 8M views ...
  • GoDaddy, Google Boot 'Daily Stormer'
    Attention is now turning to standalone Web sites on the Internet - including pages that publish incitements to violence. That's putting pressure on domain and Web services companies to deprive ...
  • Social Media Users ID White Supremacist Marchers
    After a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville turned violent last weekend, social-media users have been going through images of the event with a fine-tuned comb, "outing" participants to the Internet ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    An Instagram post shared by GoPro as part of the company's "Photo of the Day" series, which features images captured by members of the "GoPro Family," helped the tech company ...
  • Jones Of 'Infowars' Continues Media Fight, Launches NewsWars.com
    What's the difference between Infowars and Newswars in terms of content? At launch, the latter appears to be more tightly focused on both aggregating and discrediting or countering mainstream news ...