Tag: digital ads

by Julie Keck

1. Post-Arab Spring, citizen journalists suffer (Alice Su / Columbia Journalism Review) 2. Twitter's SuperBowl goal: More ad credibility (Yoree Koh & Suzanne Vranica / Wall Street Journal)  3. BuzzFeed is the future (whether it lives or dies) (John Evans / TechCrunch)   4. The News Literacy Project is bringing its curriculum online (Ben Adler [...] more »

by Scott Eagle

The following is a guest post from Scott Eagle, the CMO of ValueClick, Inc. It’s no secret that the ad tech industry has been changing at an increasingly rapid rate over the last few years. As marketers look to the year ahead and consider all the tools in their arsenal, change will be coming faster [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Is the government shutting down? Quartz will tell you (and drive a little traffic in the process) (Caroline O’Donovan / Nieman Lab) 2. Publishers, AOL partner on subscription service (Mike Rondon / Folio) 3. The limits of Twitter’s TV pitch (Jack Marshall / Digiday) 4. Phony web traffic tricks digital ads (Christopher S. Stewart [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Manning to request a pardon from Obama for 35-year sentence handed down for WikiLeaks disclosures (Guardian) 2. Digital to account for 25% of total ad spend in 2013, according to eMarketer (The Drum) 3. CBS, Time Warner Cable reach truce over debates (Wall Street Journal) 4. NSA and Intelligence Community turn to Tumblr for [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Potluck, a social network with Twitter DNA, hopes to start conversations with links (The Verge) 2. Cenk Uygur of online news show ‘The Young Turks’: How we will crush CNN (Huffington Post) 3. Non-digital ad sales are a non-growth business (AllThingsD) 4. News Challenge may be “finished”; Knight looks for better ways to identify fundable innovation ideas (Nieman) 5. Just in time for [...] more »

by Courtney Lowery Cowgill

If the banner ad isn’t dead, it’s certainly on life support. Once upon a time (actually, not so long ago), there was one way to advertise online: the almighty banner ad. But, the banner ad just didn’t do enough. It didn’t fully take advantage of the medium, it was hard to track, and it certainly [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Apple likely to unveil ‘iPad mini’ at Oct. 23 event (AllThingsD) 2. Digital ad report finds big growth in mobile (NYT) 3. Guardian CEO outlines digital future of news and media industry (Guardian) 4. Unlike predecessor, New York Times public editor [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

George Kelly Welcome to the 41st episode of the Mediatwits podcast, this time with Mark Glaser and the George Kelly as co-hosts. Kelly is online coordinator at the Contra Costa Times newspaper and is filling in for Rafat Ali. This week we have an action-packed show with a lot to cover. First up is “The [...] more »