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The New No. 1

Posted 11.01.2013 | Media

USA Today is now the country's most widely circulated daily newspaper, according to the latest report from the Alliance for Audited Media. USA To...

Beyoncé, Dead Celebrities Top Magazine Newsstand Sales

www.wwd.com | Posted 10.12.2013 | Media

THE QUICK AND THE DEAD: George Lois was at his office recently when he saw the September issue of Vanity Fair, and the legendary magazine designer had...

Washington Post Reports Second Quarter Earnings

www.poynter.org | Posted 10.02.2013 | Media

The Washington Post's newspaper division posted an operating loss of $49.3 million in the first six months of 2013, the company says in its second-qua...

Was Newspaper Decline Inevitable?

www.thewrap.com | Posted 09.23.2013 | Media

A broad study by a group of respected journalists into the disruption that the digital age has brought to print has led them to a surprising conclusio...

New Poll Finds Where Most Americans Find Their News

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 07.08.2013 | Media

According to new poll out from Gallup, most Americans consider television their main source of news. Gallup surveyed 2,048 national adults from Ju...

Newspaper Editor's Wife Fired During Major Staff Cuts

Posted 06.27.2013 | Media

Like many newspapers transitioning to the digital media landscape, the Oregonian was forced to lay off a number of staffers last week. Among those...

PHOTOS: How Newspapers Covered The DOMA and Prop 8 Rulings

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.27.2013 | Media

Coverage of the Supreme Court's landmark decisions on the Defense of Marriage Act and California's Proposition 8 dominated newspaper front pages on Th...

Buyouts Reportedly Offered At Wall Street Journal

www.usatoday.com | Posted 08.13.2013 | Media

An undetermined number of reporters at The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires have been offered buyouts, two media websites are reporting....

Top 10 Newspapers By Circulation

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 07.01.2013 | Media

The top 10 U.S. newspapers by average weekday circulation October through March. The figures include digital editions such as those on tablet computer...

Newspapers Celebrate Losing Money More Slowly

AP | Posted 06.08.2013 | Media

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The newspaper industry's revenue declined at its slowest pace in six years, as publishers turned to new businesses and raised ...

More Grim News For Women In Media

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 03.05.2013 | Media

An annual study of female bylines in various literary publications revealed that there has been little improvement in the amount of stories published ...

Signing Off As Post Ombudsman

www.washingtonpost.com | Posted 05.03.2013 | Media

My two-year term as The Post's independent ombudsman has run out. It has been both a privilege to serve Post readers as a pipeline to the staff and an...

New York Times Says Revenues Rise On Subscription Growth

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2013 | Media

Feb 7 (Reuters) - The New York Times Co on Thursday reported higher quarterly revenue as more people paid for its news products. Tota...

Newspapers Vie For Reality Show

mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com | Posted 03.30.2013 | Media

Who knew that ink-stained newsmen and newswomen would be so eager to break into show business?...

Time Inc. Reportedly Planning Major Layoffs

Posted 01.10.2013 | Media

Time Inc. is reportedly planning to slash hundreds of jobs, the New York Post's Keith Kelly exclusively reported on Thursday. Sources told Kelly th...

British Newspaper Sues Lance Armstrong

AP | Posted 02.22.2013 | Media

LONDON (AP) — A British newspaper is suing Lance Armstrong for more than $1.5 million after it settled a libel case over doping allegations, saying ...

More Grim News For Women In Media

Posted 12.13.2012 | Media

There seems to be a major gender gap on lists rounding up the most notable deaths of the year. Mother Jones' Dana Liebelson examined lists from va...

For Wall Street Journal, Leadership At A Crossroads

www.nytimes.com | Posted 02.09.2013 | Media

Betting against Rupert Murdoch hasn't gone very well for many people, including me. ...

Washington Post Pay Dividend Early

AP | Posted 02.06.2013 | Media

WASHINGTON — The Washington Post Co. will pay its 2013 dividends before the end of this year to try to spare investors from anticipated tax incr...

Cleveland Plain Dealer Union Gets New Deal

www.poynter.org | Posted 02.06.2013 | Media

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has reached a new, tentative six-year agreement with the Guild's bargaining committee. The new agreement offers some protec...

Washington Post To Add Paywall: Report

Posted 12.07.2012 | Media

The Washington Post is planning to introduce a paywall, the Wall Street Journal's Keach Hagey reported on Thursday. The Post is planning to roll ou...

Guardian Steps Up Pressure For Staffers To Volunteer For Redundancy

www.telegraph.co.uk | Posted 02.05.2013 | Media

The publisher of the Guardian and Observer newspapers has stepped up pressure on staff to come forward for redundancy, by telling them where the axe i...

The Truth About Newspapers in the 21st Century

Sourav Roy | Posted 12.06.2012 | Media
Sourav Roy

While the notion that newspapers are dying a pitiable death eggs on, reality debunks the myth and potrays a different picture.

Ohio Newspaper Plans Major Staff Cuts

www.poynter.org | Posted 02.03.2013 | Media

In a note posted on Facebook, Guild members say the Advance-owned Cleveland Plain Dealer has told them it plans to eliminate about one-third of the st...

Readers OK With Paywalls If Given ‘A Compelling Justification'

jimromenesko.com | Posted 12.31.2012 | Media

Two professors say New York Times execs failed to adequately explain the need for their paywall when it was launched -- they simply said it would stre...