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.