Apple Opening Up In-Episode Analytics of Podcasts
Jason Snell / Six Colors
The biggest thing to happen to the podcast business since Serial first went nuclear, says Gimlet Media co-founder Matt Lieber.
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Chelsea Fagan / Medium
Sorting through the financial metrics of funding a media start-up can be complicated.
Guardian US Raises More Than $50,000 in 31 Hours
Lucia Moses / Digiday
More than 1,000 readers pledge to fund an editorial series on the threat to public lands in America.
Why a NASCAR Reporter Left USA Today and Launched a Patreon Account
Simons Owens / Simonowens.net
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At ‘Washington Post,’ Tech Is Increasingly Boosting Financial Performance
Yuki Noguchi / NPR
Monthly Web traffic has grown 56 percent, to 78.7 million over the past two years, according to ComScore.
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Tim Cigelske (@cigelske) is the Associate Editor of MetricShift. He has reported and written for the Associated Press, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Budget Travel, Adventure Cyclist and more. Today, he is the Director of Social Media at Marquette University as well as an adjunct professor teaching media writing and social media analytics.