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What This Online News Program Learned From Making a Facebook-First Show

The Young Turks is one of YouTube's top online news networks, with more than 1.7 billion lifetime views.

Newspapers Lower Paywalls for Election

Last week, The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal lowered their paywalls to give readers unfettered access to Hurricane Sandy coverage. Today, newspapers are again demolishing their paywalls for another major event: the 2012 election.

Quartz Exceeds First-Month Expectations

Atlantic Media Company launched the business news site Quartz in late September, aimed at the world’s financial elite with a mobile-first approach. The content designed in an app-like setting ideally performs well enough on smartphone and tablet platforms that actual apps would be unnecessary.

Small Web Publishers Head to the Hill

Small Web publishers will descend on Washington in the first week of June (June 4-5) to play the economic hero card. They hope to make the case to politicians that they should consider the impact new Internet laws may have on the small businesses that are the drivers of job creation and the engine of economic recovery.

Columbia J-School Report: Journalists Don’t Understand Advertising

According to a 146-page report released Tuesday by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism—titled “The Story So Far: What We Know About the Business of Digital Journalism”—journalists