Topic: social publishing

BuzzFeed Makes First Acquisition, Buys Kingfish Labs

Company brings Facebook data expertise to social publisher

With so much focus on its editorial endeavors, BuzzFeed keeps it fairly quiet on the product and development side. Yet for the much-hyped online publisher, there is work happening behind the…

Fast Chat: Rich Riley

Yahoo's Americas head talks post-Thompson strategy

Rich Riley recently stepped up to the post of Yahoo’s evp of Americas amid a larger company reorganization that placed the region’s media and advertising business under one umbrella. A…

It's Hard Out There for a Freelancer

Studio One launches journalist certification program

For journalists, a freelancing career usually means a life of instability and, in the Internet age, can result in partnerships with less-than-reputable publishers and institutions. Just like the quality of…

Jonah Peretti Pulls Back the Curtain on Social Publishing

The brain behind BuzzFeed tells Charlie Rose it’s all about ‘emotional resonance’

It took less than two minutes before Charlie Rose had BuzzFeed founder and CEO Jonah Peretti talking about "cute kittens" last evening (April 18), which, interestingly enough, is exactly why…