Monthly Archives: August 2011

Hyperlocal ad network scales to local news environment

Community news publisher Justin Carder learned first-hand the shortcomings of traditional news advertising systems. Carder started Capitol Hill Seattle blog in 2006, a site that is now read by 5,000 people daily, according to information on the site. CHS was voted … Continue reading

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Changing journalism, changing ethics — book looks at new rules

Should small news outlets print the names of people listed in police reports who were cited for misdemeanors, knowing the published names will live a long time on search engines? Should a publisher remove a published comment or photo upon … Continue reading

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Small, indep. news site in AZ could gain from corporate news layoffs

What is a loss for corporate legacy media in the Tucson, AZ, newspaper market could be a small gain for an independent news start-up. “Given that the amount of local content in the [Arizona Daily] Star is bound to be … Continue reading

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