1. markcoatney:

    tanya77:

    soupsoup:

    Facebook and Twitter’s New Rival

    For publishers, services like Tumblr reflect a broader shift in their relationship with their audience, said James E. Katz, a professor of communications at Rutgers University.

    “Going back 20 years, publications like Rolling Stone didn’t interact with readers except for letters to the editor,” Mr. Katz said. “One of the realizations that cultural leaders and publishers have had is that there is a lot of expertise, wisdom and ideas in their readership.”

    The ability to respond online turns readers into co-creators, he said, which can give them a sense of ownership.

    “That is an extremely valuable commodity for publishers these days, even if it does not yet translate to revenue,” Mr. Katz said.

    TUMBLR/NY Times FTW!

    Apparently, they found some other news to also print in the NYT, but none so important as this. Seriously, this was really nice; thanks, Jenna.

    MR. COATNEY!

     
  1. dispassionatecurator likes this
  2. irockirockirock likes this
  3. surgerythailand likes this
  4. medocpratique likes this
  5. robe-mariee likes this
  6. imall4frogs likes this
  7. jiffysquid reblogged this from huffingtonpost
  8. tunr likes this
  9. tunr reblogged this from huffingtonpost
  10. bondooroo reblogged this from newyorker
  11. meganconley likes this
  12. deutschstream likes this
  13. bon-de-reduction likes this
  14. alessachiong likes this
  15. weirdmedia reblogged this from newyorker
  16. ifonearth likes this
  17. mmanal reblogged this from newyorker
  18. coffeemakescreative likes this
  19. puntolino likes this
  20. kawajun reblogged this from shingoym
  21. kaoelie reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  22. atttaackr likes this
  23. arrrghzi likes this
  24. harunoriyukamu reblogged this from pdl2h
  25. shingoym reblogged this from yukio
  26. myelusivetranquility reblogged this from newsweek and added:
    For me, when it gets too social, it gets saturated fast. I like my low profile asocial Tumblr account.
  27. parislemon likes this
  28. amorousmusings likes this
  29. tyzm reblogged this from newsweek
  30. tyzm likes this
  31. mknmv likes this
  32. lacigaleetlafourmi reblogged this from jacony
  33. mojaam likes this
  34. boredramblingsofme likes this
  35. neftalir likes this
  36. sinsforegone likes this
  37. ku likes this
  38. kenna likes this
  39. noosphere likes this
  40. a0ta0900 likes this
  41. proto-jp reblogged this from jacony
  42. tropdetout likes this
  43. mng3 reblogged this from yukio
  44. pi-stachioesque likes this
  45. soupsoup posted this