This week, Twitter’s VP of EMEA Bruce Daisley takes us through how the social network rediscovered its ‘sweet spot’ in the ranks of other platforms, where news and live video fit into its strategy, and media responsibility.
In the news roundup the team discuss The New Statesman launching a metered paywall, Snapchat doubling down on an old idea, and the end of social-first publisher Little Things. Chris and Esther make Peter an honorary Millennial.
- ‘10 Newspapers That Do It Right 2018’ is a good look at how 10 different newspapers of varying size, model and location are finding room to experiment and deliver on the mission of local news in their areas.
- On CJR, Mathew Ingram is writing about ‘The Disconnect’ a new digital magazine that forces you to unplug from the internet.
- Advertising vs Subscription is a great roundup of the drivers for subscriptions, focusing on the importance of quality content and the failure of digital advertising.
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