Whoops, the paywall just reset: Here are some of the nasty bumps your paid-content setup can hit

The growing troubles of (non-Facebook, non-Google) digital advertising have left many publishers eager to move to a reader-driven, digital-focused revenue model. And it can be done: The New York Times announced in its earnings report Thursday that subscriptions now account for nearly two-thirds of its revenue, and that of its 3.8 million subscriptions, 2.9 million…

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We asked Nieman Lab readers for their thoughts on journalism school. Here’s what they said.

Should journalists go to journalism school? Does “J-school” mean majoring in journalism in college, or going to a graduate journalism program, or both? Maybe these questions shouldn’t be that confusing, but when Marlee Baldridge, Nieman Lab’s 2018 Google News Initiative Fellow, started working on a batch of stories about journalism school, we discovered that even…

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“Angry face” Facebook: Rage now trumps “love” in reactions to legislators’ Facebook posts

Facebook has gotten angrier since the election: Facebook users are increasingly using the “angry” reaction in response to legislators’ Facebook posts, Pew finds. Legislators’ Facebook audiences became much more likely to react to posts with Facebook’s “angry” button in the wake of the 2016 election. Prior to the election (but after the “angry” feature was…

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