Staff retrenchments are underway at the African News Agency (ANA) and Independent Media but the two are not linked. A section 189 process has just started at ANA and a spokesperson for the n... Read more
Publishers globally are adapting to the digital present, yet even the most experienced practitioners are hard-pressed to define what constitutes sustainable and resilient business models. Read more
The bottom line is there is no data yet to verify how well news publishers manage to convert social media attention to digital subscriptions. Read more
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In their desperate quest to survive, let alone actually turn a profit, media houses seem to treat anything as news. Read more
Old hands will remember throwing out a lot of the rules of journalism during the apartheid years to balance the iniquity of the system - as happened under Jacob Zuma. Will it change now? Read more
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