Online ads, creatively in your face

March 10, 2009

The Online Publishers Association got a bunch of Web publishers (including Reuters) to agree to test a new series of ad formats that it says will “stimulate a renaissance of creative advertising on the Internet.”

In DC media, newspapers sink, niche outlets swim

February 11, 2009

The interests of the paranoid and the preservers of the free press are converging: Mainstream media’s coverage of Washington, D.C.,┬áhas shrunk to the point where big stories are being left uncovered. Meanwhile,┬ámore “niche” media outlets are moving in, but catering to the interests of the wealthy few.

Domino dancing with Conde Nast

January 28, 2009

April Fool’s Day is still a few months away, giving magazine publisher Conde Nast some time to pull a few practice gags. The latest is its decision to kill Domino magazine — days after appointing a new chief to run it.