TownNews Founder: News Sites Will ‘Perish’ Without Latest AdTech

In 1989, Marc Wilson’s Montana news bulletin board put editorial content into the hands of other local-news publishers more quickly, abundantly, and cheaply. Today, Wilson’s serves 1,600 newspapers — big and small, daily and weekly — as well as pure-plays and other digital publications

Street Fight Daily: Twitter Struggles with Publishers, Retail Marketing and Measurement

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Falling Behind Snapchat and Facebook, Twitter Struggles to Attract Publishers… How Retail Marketing Changes As Measurement Tools Improve… Where the Digital Dollars Have Gone: How 15 Major Media Companies Have Invested in Digital…