How Dotdash Built a Profitable Media Empire From the Ashes of

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The explainer site's transformation is a rare publisher success story. Sean T. Smith for Adweek

As layoffs continue to plague newsrooms across the country, it’s rare to hear an executive speak frankly about how their company lost steam.

@itstheannmarie Ann-Marie Alcántara is a tech reporter for Adweek, focusing on direct-to-consumer brands and ecommerce.