metromedia News Roundup
A weekly roundup of media news that we think is worth knowing about.
This week: more and more online news sites selling native advertising; Snapchat passes Twitter; how many stories newspapers publish online per day.
More than half of local independent online news sites are now selling sponsored content: Survey
Laura Hazard Owen | NiemanLab
According to a new survey, 51% of local news publishers are selling native advertising, up from approximately 20% a year prior.
Snapchat Passes Twitter in Daily Usage
Sarah Frier | Bloomberg News
The four-year old messaging app has 150 million users per day, beating out Twitter.
How Many Stories Do Newspapers Publish Per Day?
Robinson Meyer | The Atlantic
A look into how a few big name news sites compare with number of stories published per day.