Nonprofit Journalism Contributions Spike

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Nonprofit Journalism Contributions Spike

According to a story in The New York Times, nonprofit journalism organizations are seeing a flood of small and large contributions following the election. The amount of giving is substantially more than last year. Why this is is unclear. …

Media Visionary For 2016

In recognition of Cyber Monday, we are highlighting an honor received by Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, as Media Visionary for 2016. Adweek gave him this award for investments he has made in the Washington Post which he purchased in …

Media Content Venture Creates Big Change

Adobe has joined with Reuters to market photographic images and video. The new media content will be licensed through Adobe’s Creative Cloud libraries. According to Venture Beat which has the news story, “it gives newsrooms, freelancers, and bloggers extra incentive …

News Media Doesn’t Reflect U.S. Diversity

This story from BillMoyers.com explains how today’s news media and their newsrooms don’t come close to reflecting America’s diversity. It uses a photo from an MSNBC ad about their journalist who cover the presidential campaign to make the article’s point …

Social Media and the Olympics

NBC says it is putting an unprecedented social media push into its Olympics coverage … a report from Newsday.

The Renaissance of Podcasting

NPR is benefiting from the resurgence of podcasting … Adweek reports.…

Only 6% Trust News Media

NBC News posted a news story that only 6% of the United States trusts the news media. The survey was done by Media Insight Project. It found the biggest component of trust is accuracy and 4 in 10 people had …

Brand Marketing and Media Star Power

CNBC is unveiling a new show in Europe and Asia called Marketing. Media. Money. The article doesn’t state if this show will eventually appear in the United States. Advertising and marketing have always had some level of interest with the …

Facebook Expanding Sponsored Content

This Wall Street Journal article explains how Facebook has decided to work with media companies to help them make money. Many sell sponsored content to advertisers. Now Facebook is allowing the media companies to place that sponsored content on its …

Media Hate April Fools’ Day

Is it real or a joke? The Washington Posts and New York Times both lament that they have to put up with inane press releases today. The Washington Post has compiled a running list of bad April Fools Day press …