The New York Times has been diversifying its paid content product portfolio, including talk about adding its review site Wirecutter to the mix
. Poynter covers their puzzle products that now approaching almost a million subscribers on their own.
Journalism.co.uk looks at Quartz’s newsletters, which have been responsible for driving three-quarters of their subscriptions. It’s another data point on why solid newsletters are so important.
US digital group Dotdash buys Meredith magazine group, highlighting the ongoing consolidation in that industry.
PLUS research into the spread of misinformation and also approaches that newspapers can take to limit the spread of conspiracy theories. The founder of CrowdTangle is leaving Facebook, and the LATimes launches a ‘meme team’.