The offbeat tabloid Weekly World News, which stopped printing last year, has been sold. The new owner has revived it online and might start printing it again. Advertising – The Weekly World News Tabloid Returns as a Web Site – NYTimes.com
TV is a powerful medium whose agenda was once created by newspapers, Newspapers, though, are on their way out. You can set the agenda for television by using new media – blogs, YouTube, Facebook and other popular sites – and being the source of stories that television stations will want to pick up. Don’t pay for a commercial; get someone else to want to pay for it because your issue is so important to them. – Richard Graves Bioneers 2008: How to Use Digital Media for Environmental Activism – Advice from the Experts : TreeHugger.
Influential Marketing Blog: Why Only Stupid Marketers Use Age As A Demographic. rohit is wicked smart. thanks, man.
Vote for top Flash game – Web User News. Jody Smith, editor of E4.com, said: “From experimental games, mixed media Flash and interactive video, the shortlisted entries represent the genius of new game-making talent.” www.goldenjoystick.com www.e4.com/joystick/finalists.html
wow, it’s like this was written for the meeting i am currently sitting in. Social Web Speeds Ahead Despite Slowing Economy – Advertising Age – Steve Rubel. thanks @steverubel
Cory pulled a switch on the design and templates on lost remote over the weekend, but it belies a bigger change in the publishing philosophy behind the site. The new layout plays down the blog and plays up the links. Check it out and pass on any comments here or there. Lost Remote: Where TV Finds the Future.
i remember the sunsets that used to burn the sky a flaming pink when we were in galveston, because the oil refinerys inland kicked up so much pollution. these photographs are terrifying in the true sense of of the word. Light Pollution — Photo Gallery — National Geographic Magazine.
Paul Farhi writes in AJR about the cable networks impact on single issue agenda for other media in covering the presidential campaign. it is a topic i have spoken about to classes before. Cable’s Clout | American Journalism Review.
Check halfway down the page for the flash quiz game, powered by Politifact. 2008 Presidential Election on Yahoo! News. hat tip @mattwaite via twitter