Category Archives: Getting Started

Defining your exit strategy to build a legacy

It felt odd to consider “exit strategy” at the recent Community Journalism Executive Training program (CJET), which brought nearly three dozen news organizations to Los Angeles for two days of intense, hands-on work developing specific business strategies and action plans. After … Continue reading

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Support Us: How to ask your news audience for money

  Indie online news sites can ask their audiences for money by stating very simply: “Support Us.” ”I believe there is value in what we do and readers should pay for it,’ said David Boraks of DavidsonNews.Net and In … Continue reading

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Don’t go it alone when looking for a Web host

When you’re looking for a Web host, don’t go it alone.  This is one case where word of mouth beats out the usual methods of  Web search. Lots of folks are  looking for hosts, and  in turn lots of hosts … Continue reading

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