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Control Freaks Anonymous

May 28th, 2008 · Comments Off on Control Freaks Anonymous · Uncategorized

Interesting riff from Erick Schonfeld at TechCrunch about how old media companies still can’t get the hang of needing to give up control in order to compete and thrive online. “Even in this day and age, its struggle with control issues continues. Old media knows the relationship with its audience has changed, but it is […]

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Facts, Speaking For Themselves

May 15th, 2008 · Comments Off on Facts, Speaking For Themselves · Uncategorized

Google’s unique U.S. audience in April: 141.1 million Yahoo’s unique audience in April: 140.6 million Number of times Google has beaten Yahoo previously: 0 Leader in page views, however: Yahoo (33.6 billion vs. 28.7 billion) SOURCE: comScore via AP

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Kibbles ‘n Bits — Today’s List O’ Links

April 23rd, 2008 · Comments Off on Kibbles ‘n Bits — Today’s List O’ Links · Uncategorized

Craigslist Fires Back (Wired) “Craigslist is firing back at its rival and minority owner eBay, scolding the online auctioneer’s actions as unethical and smelling of a hostile takeover.” “Where’s the Business Model for News, People?” (Press Think) “It’s remarkable to me how many accomplished producers of those goods the future production of which is in […]

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Top newspaper.coms in February

March 19th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Some strong growth year-over-year. Site, audience in millions and YOY growth, via E&P. NYTimes.com (18,975 | 46.4%) USATODAY.com (10,571 | 16.8%) washingtonpost.com (10,441 | 30.0%) LA Times (6,183 | 36.0%) Wall Street Journal Online (6,040 | 75.8%) Boston.com (4,904 | 53.4%) SFGate.com/San Francisco Chronicle (4,431 | 36.9%) New York Post (4,150 | 54.6%) Newsday (3,911 […]

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