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  1. Viral Video of the Week: Cat Experts BuzzFeed and Purina UniteRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Back during the "Newfronts" - a week in April when digital publishers pitch their web prowess to advertisers - BuzzFeed highlighted its branded video lab as a way to take brands viral . But while the return on investment for television advertising is well entrenched in marketers' buying models, the consumer impact of a BuzzFeed branded video remains much more uncertain.

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  2. Jill Abramson Teases Next Move: a StartupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Vanity Fair

    ... Times columnist David Carr, who shared the stage with Abramson, agreed, pointing to the Huffington Post and Buzzfeed as examples. A longtime Times editor, Abramson was elevated to executive editor in 2011. In May of this year, she was fired, and ...

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  3. Social Networking Didn't Start at HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... another assignment, to address an outbreak of girls running away from an upstate New York reform school. Writing on BuzzFeed in 2012, tech journalist Russell Brandom observed that " The Future of Facebook Was Born in 1932 " with the elaborate social ...

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  4. You're not as cool as your InstagramRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Badger Herald Online

    ... and I get the same little feeling of being moderately interesting when people like it. But there is a reason that Buzzfeed has posts about "Instagram vs. real life." No matter how amazing your feed is, you are not as cool as your Instagram. If you ...

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  5. How A/B testing became publishers' go-to traffic builderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DigiDay

    ... placements are effective; and, three, using both together is the best," CEO and editor-in-chief Henry Blodget said. BuzzFeed is another publisher that uses A/B testing extensively. It has a homegrown tool that editors can use to test headlines and ...

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  6. Viral YouTube Sensation Marcel the Shell Embarks on New Adventures in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Marcel the Shell: The Most Surprised I've Ever Been by Dean Fleischer-Camp and Jenny Slate goes on-sale today while the new Marcel the Shell YouTube video, just released, has already gone viral, trending on Twitter, Facebook, Buzzfeed and more! The least surprised I've ever been was when Marcel returned to steal our hearts again in this profound trip across space, time, and the living room.-- Razorbill publisher, Ben Schrank "Marcel the Shell with Shoes On, Three" has just been released , and this time our hero Marcel the Shell finds himself outside the house for the very first time.

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  7. Survey shows media differences due to politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    ... participant's political leanings and asked respondents their views on 36 different media sources, from the Times to Buzzfeed. Asked about their main source for news on government and politics, 47 percent of the respondents who were judged most ...

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  8. Robertsa Senate campaign uses photos of sunflowers from Ukraine, not KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The national website Buzzfeed has revealed that the Pat Roberts for Senate campaign has been using stock photos of sunflowers from the Ukraine, not Kansas, for its public-relations materials. The photos, traced back to Ukrainian photographer Mykola Velychko, appear at the top of Roberts' campaign Web page, his Facebook page and campaign news releases.

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  9. Why can't the Catholic Church change?Read the original story

    Yesterday | WICU12 Erie

    ... pastor of the universal church, is bound to serve the truth," Cardinal Raymond Burke, a leading conservative, told Buzzfeed recently. "The Pope is not free to change the church's teachings with regard to the immorality of homosexual acts or the ...

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  10. Bethenny or Bravo: Who's more desperate for her return?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reality Blurred

    ... the effects of that decision in the form of decreasing ratings for all but one of the franchise's shows. Here's Buzzfeed's Kate Aurthur : "Other than Atlanta , though, the franchise's trajectory is down, both in total audience and among the 18- to ...

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  11. How To Monetize a Q&A Site: Answers.com CEO David KarandishRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    ... way you have built the strategy of the company because the company that you started off comparing yourself with, BuzzFeed, is really a media company. They're not necessarily a SaaS company; I don't see them as that at all. Do you? David Karandish: ...

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  12. Kesha 'wrote to fans about abuse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NEWS.com.au

    ... she was date raped by music producer Dr Luke, Kesha reportedly detailed the years of abuse in letters to fans. BuzzFeed reports the pop star handwrote at least five notes while in rehab in January, with the news company claiming it has verified the ...

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  13. Neil Patrick Harris Had "No Idea" He Would Be Asked To Host 2015 OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ContactMusic.com

    ... night in movies, the... Neil Patrick Harris is due to host the next Oscars ceremony. First reported by Variety and BuzzFeed, the news was confirmed via a press release... Annabelle has pipped Gone Girl to the top of the Friday Box Office. Both films ...

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  14. Facebook to federal agents: No, you don't get to create fake profiles to ensnare suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | VentureBeat

    ... policy , stating that the intention is to get people to use whatever names they're known by in real life. Update: Buzzfeed initially broke the story, on October 6, about the DEA using a fake profile . The news-and-listicles site has also published ...

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  15. Here Comes Code/Media 2015, Featuring Gawker, New York Times, BuzzFeed and Chelsea HandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Re/code

    ... of independent media." Ze Frank was one of the first people to figure out Web video. Now he's using those skills at BuzzFeed, which has quickly become a Web video giant. He'll talk about movie-making with veteran screenwriter - "Go," "Big Fish," ...

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  16. Are we overreacting to Twitter's latest blog post, or are retweets-as-faves here to stay?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | GigaOM

    ... in publishing, journalism and advertising from speakers such as Alan Rusbridger of The Guardian, Jon Steinberg of BuzzFeed and blogger Andrew Sullivan. From PaidContent Live 2013, we brought you five different entrepreneurs who talked about ways in ...

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  17. GOP rep: What if terrorists self-infect and bring Ebola into the U.S.?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Hot Air

    This is posted at BuzzFeed without comment apart from a transcript, a classic way to imply "this is preposterous to a newsworthy degree" without actually having to explain why. Here's Jonathan Last putting some meat on the bones of the idea Joe Wilson is expressing: What's to stop a jihadist from going to Liberia, getting himself infected, and then flying to New York and riding the subway until he keels over? This is just the biological warfare version of a suicide bomb.

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  18. It's now easier to pay your bills on the Google CloudRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | GigaOM

    ... in publishing, journalism and advertising from speakers such as Alan Rusbridger of The Guardian, Jon Steinberg of BuzzFeed and blogger Andrew Sullivan. From PaidContent Live 2013, we brought you five different entrepreneurs who talked about ways in ...

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  19. "This is just the biological warfare version of a suicide bomb."Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Bloomberg

    Buzzfeed's unstoppable Andrew Kaczynski has found video of South Carolina Representative Joe Wilson - who is still best known, I guess, for shouting "you lie!" during a presidential address to Congress five years ago - speculating about how terrorists could use Ebola to attack the United States. Not that they'd bottle it up and toss it over, or anything so simple.

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  20. Huffington Post And Whether It's Good Or Bad For AOLRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to grow, even after all these changes. Part of that is from the increase in competition from new companies like Buzzfeed and others, that also tend to have a left-leaning focus, which the media landscape is full of. To highlight the need to The ...

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