CBS to continue broadcasting on Media General stations, FCC flooded with net-neutrality proposals & more: Editor’s media picks – 9/16

CBS signs affiliate deal with Media General NEW YORK (AP) — CBS Corp. said Monday that it signed a long-term deal to continue broadcasting its programs on 12 television stations owned by Media General… More via Digital innovation in publishing By Jeffrey S. Litvack Established print media brands are facing unprecedented pressures to innovate [...]

Digital First Media papers on the market, AOL video & more: Editor’s media picks – 9/15

BuzzFeed going Hollywood in a big way, Jonah Peretti explains By Andy Plesser COLOGNE, Germany –  BuzzFeed is quickly growing its video audience to some 400 million monthly views says Jonah Peretti, founder and CEO  in this interview with Beet.TV.  It has build a substantial Hollywood production center with over 100 employees and will be [...]

Digital First Media to possibly sell newspapers, Gannett restructures Arizona Republic & more: Editor’s media picks – 9/12

Digital First Media considers selling its newspapers The publisher of the Denver Post, San Jose Mercury News, St. Paul Pioneer Press and other newspapers says it’s hired UBS Securities to “evaluate and consider strategic alternatives,” including selling all of Digital First Media, just some of its newspapers or doing nothing… More via FT to [...]

Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune to continue partnerships, Macworld folds print edition & more: Editor’s media picks – 9/11

Chicago’s big newspapers talk deal By Lynne Marek The Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune have a printing agreement that ends next year, but instead of breaking up, the big daily newspapers are mulling ways to stay together… More via Macworld shuts down print product, lays off staff Macworld, one of the oldest magazines for [...]

AllRecipes magazine’s rate base to go up, Reuters to put trade pubs up for sale & more: Editor’s media picks – 9/10

Could it be that newspapers still matter? By Joe Pompeo With all the noise around strategies like native advertising and programmatic buying, it’s easy to forget about the marketing potential of good old fashioned newspapers. But a new study conducted by a trade group has come up with some numbers to show that print remains [...]