Topic: Arianna Huffington

Le Huffington Post Heads to France

First foreign-language HuffPo launch

The Huffington Post is launching a French-language edition, in partnership with Le Monde Group and holding company Les Nouvelles Editions Indépendantes. HuffPo’s editor-in-chief, Arianna Huffington, says that the new site—which will…

HuffPo Hits 1 Billion Pageviews

New acquisitions, jobs, and sites

The Huffington Post has hit 1 billion pageviews for the first time, with 37 million unique visitors, and 5.1 million comments in August. The new stats come from a press release…

Report: AOL Fires Michael Arrington

Arianna Huffington supposedly ordered termination

Arianna Huffington is making sure that TechCrunch founder and former editor Michael Arrington receives a lot more than a slap on the wrist for refusing to back down from a…

Arianna Huffington Becomes a Superhero

Publisher producing comic book about her

Arianna Huffington has achieved some pretty impressive things in her career. But do her accomplishments make her a superhero? One comic book publisher apparently thinks so. Bluewater Comics, whose “Female Force”…

Huffington Post Relaunches Fashion Site

Original ‘Style’ editor Anya Strzemien returns to run vertical

Not a business day goes by that the Huffington Post doesn’t seem to be launching a new vertical—for parents, environmentalists, Latinos, the recently married or the recently divorced. Yesterday saw…

AOL HuffPo Announces New Hire, New Sites

Former OWN exec Christina Norman will run Black Voices

On the heels of last week’s major management shakeup at AOL HuffPo (which saw ad boss Jeff Levick leave the company), yet another round of changes: Christina Norman, the ousted…

HuffPost Launches Two New Sites

Culture and Celebrity will go live this week

The AOL Huffington Post Media Group announced today the launch of two new sites: HuffPost Celebrity, “a lively mix of real-time entertainment news, opinion and gossip,” and HuffPost Culture, which…

AOL Investors: Does Arianna Have Commitment Issues?

CEO Tim Armstrong, AOL execs push comeback message

Huffington Post may be the engine driving AOL’s new content-first comeback strategy, but some investors are wondering how long the news site’s eponymous founder is going to stick around. At AOL’s…

Arianna Says 'New York Times' Paywall 'Isn't Working'

Huffington also compares blogging for free to watching TV

Arianna Huffington has made yet another public jab at The New York Times—this time going after the paywall. During a luncheon address at a Gilt Groupe conference in New York, Huffington,…

Adweek Sex: Hephzibah Anderson on Arianna, the Girl's Girl

Sex ed on Huffington and her Twitter picture