GateHouse Media, LLC has entered into a content relationship with Motor Racing Network, the voice of NASCAR. The relationship will provide GateHouse Media with expanded auto racing coverage.More
A newspaper's credibility is directly linked to its ability to identify, collect and report the relevant community news. Then why do so many newspapers make it so difficult for readers to connect with reporters?MORE
It's best to place your dominant visual over the optical center of the page. Precisely how far above ... and how far left? Read this week's column.MORE
Latest version delivers improved digital workflow, new web editor, and enhanced search capabilities.MORE
Two daily newspapers in Ohio ran an unusual ad recently to show the news coverage communities receive without local papers – a blank page.
The ads ran in The Evening Leader in St. Marys and The Wapakoneta Daily News. At the bottom of the blank page was the newspapers' logos and these words: "This is the kind of local coverage you can expect if you don't have a local newspaper."MORE
Temple University's School of Media and Communication will launch a project that brings together respected news organizations to act as testing grounds for new mobile and digital practices with $1.3 million from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
Three news organizations have signed on as participants in the Knight-Temple Table Stakes Project – The Dallas Morning News; the Philadelphia Media Network, which is home to The Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News and Philly.com; and the Miami Herald. Selection of a possible fourth newsroom is pending.MORE
An RJI Fellow at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute is developing a suite of WordPress plugins – Storytelling Tools – designed for journalists, to make some of the daily workflow tasks flow along smoother and faster. But first, he'd like to get your thoughts on what plugins would be most helpful to you.MORE
GateHouse Media has announced the launch of GateHouseNewsroom.com, an editorial resource for journalism professionals.
Written by industry experts within GateHouse Media, the website will provide strategy, tips, tools and trends for journalists. Whether you need help figuring out the latest digital media tools, amping up your social media outreach, or tips for investigative reporting, GateHouseNewsroom.com is a one-stop destination for all journalistic needs.MORE
Throughout my career as a consultant, I've heard managers, editors – yes, even designers – say things that disappoint me. Here are some thing that I hope you'll never say.MORE
The dog days of summer provide an excellent opportunity to check in on the actions of policy-makers as new laws take effect. It's a chance to inform and educate your readers as well as hold your legislators accountable.MORE
Five South Carolina newspapers published by The McClatchy Company have joined forces to co-publish a weekly section called Palmetto Opinion. The section, to be published each Tuesday in print and on the papers' digital products, offers commentary on issues of statewide importance and interest.MORE
Five South Carolina newspapers published by The McClatchy Company have joined forces to co-publish a weekly section called Palmetto Opinion. The section, to be published each Tuesday in print and on the papers' digital products, offers commentary on issues of statewide importance and interest.More
I've been a newspaper consultant for more than 25 years. In all that time, my basic message has not changed. That's because I believe the message we get from readers has not changed.
Many readers aren't shy about letting us know what they want. Here are 10 things to focus on!More