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OTT: Captivating the Cord-Cutters and Print-Nevers

By: Peter Marsh, Vice President of Marketing, NEWSCYCLE Solutions Almost every research study that analyzes news media habits reaches the same conclusion – OTT content is growing exponentially and is by far the video consumption choice among younger audiences. In some markets, consumers are expected to view an average of 19 hours of OTT content [...]

2018-03-28T15:45:35+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Blog: Advertising, Blog: Content, Blog: Mobile, Blogs|

Google shines a light on all your insecurities

New Chrome browser will mark all HTTP sites as “not secure” Beginning this July with the release of the Chrome 68 browser, Google will gradually start marking any sites not using the HTTPS protocol as “not secure.” In a February 2018 blog post from Google’s security product manager, the company said, “For the past [...]

Unique and relevant: the watchwords for local media success

By: Ronnie Willis, Sales Engineer, NEWSCYCLE Solutions A media company in Canada has claimed huge success with a digital product -- a huge enough success that the company killed the print newspaper it had been producing for more than a century. On Dec. 30, Montreal’s La Presse printed its last Saturday edition, becoming the [...]

2018-01-17T16:32:23+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Blog: Circulation, Blog: Content, Blog: Mobile|

The GDPR is coming and NEWSCYCLE Solutions will be ready

By: Peter Marsh, VP of Marketing, NEWSCYCLE Solutions On May 25, 2018, a new landmark privacy law called the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect in the European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA). The GDPR expands the privacy rights granted to individuals living in EU and EEA countries, and it places [...]

Millennials, Media and Me Me Me

By: Shelby Henderson, NEWSCYCLE Solutions The news media industry is never stagnant, Newscycle knows that for a fact. As the largest software vendor serving the news media industry, we are constantly evolving to keep up with the needs and wants of our audience. With the already overwhelming amount of content circulating, how are we [...]

2017-09-05T20:54:55+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Blog: Content, Blogs|

Youth movement in newspaper readership – online, on mobile and even in print

By: Peter Marsh, VP Marketing, NEWSCYCLE Solutions   While the prevailing view is that consumers – especially younger ones – are shifting their focus away from traditional media, a new survey by L.E.K. Research and NEWSCYCLE Solutions finds just the opposite. Today, young people are becoming the most avid multi-channel news readers, and they [...]

2017-04-26T17:14:22+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Blog: Content, Blog: Mobile|

Digital Platformation

How Newspapers Are Revolutionizing Paid Content Models When it comes to digital transformation in the news media industry, there’s no need to belabor the backstory. It started back in the day when our publishers told us, “We need to get on the web, pronto.” This was circa 1995, when people still said “pronto” and [...]

2017-03-28T13:32:49+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Blog: Content, Blog: Mobile|

What’s the difference between 983 and 12?

For companies considering a new content management system, the choice often comes down to a decision between proprietary and open source. For those companies that prefer open source content management solutions, the choice then becomes whether to go with Drupal or WordPress or something else. Our new blog tries to address these questions, with an [...]

2017-03-27T14:32:54+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Blog: Cloud, Blog: Content|

Clicks to Clocks to Cliques

Written for the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (wan-ifra.org) In the old days, digital advertising effectiveness was measured by how many people clicked on an ad. This worked okay for a while. Then ads started scudding across our screens and filling up so much of our precious page real estate that most clicks [...]

2017-03-27T14:36:04+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Blog: Advertising, Blog: Content, Blog: Mobile|