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Axel Springer's Upday aims to bring personalized news to millions

“As a publishing house, we cannot ignore today's trends towards personalized publishing,” Michał Wodziński, of Axel Springer's new platform, Upday, …

The mixed, early impact publishers are seeing from Facebook Instant Articles

Publishers are starting to see the results of Facebook Instant Articles, which launched widely last month, giving them a way to post fast-loading …

Here are the important announcements for publishers at Facebook’s F8 keynote

A big step forward for news bots, new sharing tools, and Facebook Live goes pro.<p>Facebook’s annual developer conference F8 is up there with Apple’s and Google’s keynotes for important news for publishers. Today’s keynote speech by CEO Mark Zuckerberg (video here) was evidence of a company in its …

A timeline of Facebook copying Snapchat

If you can't buy them, try your best to recreate them?<p>Facebook Messenger launched a pair of neat new features this week, and among those was one that'll sound very familiar to any Snapchat user: Messenger now includes scannable codes that let you add another person as your friend. It was the latest …

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Medium greift Facebook und Google an: „Medium for Publishers“ als Alternative zu Instant Articles und AMP

Nach Facebook und Google will jetzt auch die Blogger-Plattform Medium Verlage an sich binden. „Medium for Publishers“ bietet Verlagen an, ihren …

Paid Or Ad-Supported: Pick One Model, And Stick With It

<i>Playing both sides of digital models is becoming increasingly perilous. Legacy media struggle to combine ads and subscriptions, but pure players</i> …

Facebook Instant Articles are about to get more native ads

Publishers have embraced fast-loading Facebook Instant Articles, but a common gripe is that are hard to monetize, especially with native …

DeepMind Could Bring The Best News Recommendation Engine

<i>Reinforcement Learning, a key Google DeepMind algorithm, could overhaul news recommendation engines and greatly improve users stickiness. After</i> …

Why You Need A Social Media Calendar And How To Create One

What should I post next? I’m sure that you’ve asked yourself this question at some point. Managing social media for a (personal) brand, entails a …

Landscape Is a Free Web Service That Sizes Photos For Any Social Media Channel

There are a lot of social media channels photographers keep up with at the moment. Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter are just the start, and every one …

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A Q&A with Google’s head of news Richard Gingras on its vision for the Accelerated Mobile Pages project

“There’s a lot more we can do in evolving the format. AMP is not just about news and not just about articles.”<p>The Accelerated Mobile Pages project has officially arrived. From idea to implementation to launch on Wednesday, it’s been just nine short, frantic, productive, promising months, Google’s …

This.cm wants to deliver the only links you’ll really read each evening

“We don’t want to be a social newspaper, but a social magazine.”<p>I’m signed up for every newsletter imaginable, from New York Times briefings to Lena Dunham’s Lenny Letter to a newsletter targeted at teens to public media training newsletters to our own here at Nieman Lab (shameless plug: we have …

Newsletter über WhatsApp – Mercedes-Benz macht’s vor

Mercedes-Benz bietet ab sofort einen Motorsport-Newsletter über WhatsApp an. Angeboten werden zwei verschiedene Newsletter – einer mit Informationen …

How the Pros Get Leads from Social Media

I’ll sometimes find myself inspired by how jampacked and successful some people seem to be on social media, and I can’t help but thinking:<p><b>What’s</b> …

AMP (and Google's news carousel) speed out of beta

Are you ready for Google’s Circle Game? Not as in Joni Mitchell’s epic song, and more importantly not as in the Google Circles that were a feature of …

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Google AMP Is Also A Mobile Ads Revolution

The staff of Relay Media working on AMP-ignited ads (photo: Nasa)<b>by Frederic Filloux</b><i>Beyond contents, Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages also impact</i> …

GlobalPost’s founder hopes to find freedom from platforms and ads with a new email newsletter

“At GlobalPost, I saw the loss of control over so many things that are important to your success.”<p>When Philip Balboni sold his international news website GlobalPost to WGBH’s Public Radio International last year, he could have exited journalism as well. After all, he’s been in the business for 49 …

Develop stronger strategies, make smarter decisions.

Check out the results of StackAdapt’s new original study in partnership with Leger Research: How Consumers Buy on Mobile in 2017. Continue reading …

Facebook is reportedly opening up Messenger to publishers next month » Nieman Journalism Lab

Facebook will be opening up its chat app Messenger to publishers looking to distribute content through the service, Marketing Land reports. The announcement will reportedly be made at the company’s F8 developer conference on April 12, when Facebook also plans to officially announce that it’s …