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metromedia News Roundup

A weekly roundup of media news that we think is worth knowing about.

This week: what publishers can learn from Jeff Bezos; Snapchat redesigns some features of its interface; the newspaper industry sees a steep decline in jobs over the past two decades.

5 things publishers can learn from how Jeff Bezos is running The Washington Post

Dan Kennedy | NiemanLab

Embracing technology, growing audiences and private ownership are a few ways Bezos has changed the Post.


Snapchat redesigns Discover and lets you subscribe to your favorite publishers

Casey Newton | The Verge

Snapchat redesigns the Stories page in an effort to boost publishers’ content and build advertising business.


Almost 60% of US newspaper jobs vanish in 26 years

Roy Greenslade | The Guardian

As online and digital media expands, the traditional newspaper industry has seen a steep decline in jobs.



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