Topic: blogging

Almost Half of The Huffington Post’s Traffic Comes From Overseas

Can it catch up on the revenue side?

The Huffington Post is fast becoming an international media brand. It now publishes eight editions outside the U.S. and expects to export its celebrity, news and aggregation model to Brazil,…

FCC's Tom Wheeler: The Blogging Chairman

The FCC will be all about communications 'networks'

On Tom Wheeler's second day as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, or as he called it, the "optimism agency," Wheeler blogged. He talked about himself, the staff he appointed…

Young Tumblr Marketers Have Strong Advice for Yahoo

Millennial practitioners worry about the acquisition

"We promise not to screw it up," said Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, posting on her brand-new Tumblr account this morning and effectively making official the $1.1 billion purchase of the…

16-Year-Old Media Mogul Tavi Gevinson Is Expanding Her Empire

Including online mag Rookie

Tavi Gevinson has been called everything from the future of fashion to the future of journalism (by Lady Gaga, no less). Pretty heady titles for anybody, especially a blogger who…

First Mover: M.G. Siegler

The TechCrunch blogger talks about becoming a venture capitalist at the CrunchFund

Why did you make the switch to venture capital? Ever since AOL bought TechCrunch in early October of 2010, I just started thinking about what I wanted to do next. I…

Tumblr Valued at $800 Million

The blogging site is raising between $75 million and $100 million

Tumblr might not have figured out how it’s going to make money, but that isn’t stopping a number of investors from throwing capital at the blogging site. The Wall Street Journal…