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Crikey‘s media writer Margaret Simons looks at new media start-up enterprises in Australia.


New Kid on the Block: a True approach to music

Collapse Board, a music website, is this week’s entrant in Crikey’s occasional series New Kid on the Block.

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New Kid on the Block: it’s the Renew kid on the block

RenewEconomy is an online-only niche publication that has as its tagline “tracking the next industrial revolution”. It’s the latest New Kid on the Block.

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New Kid on the Block: Mackay gets its own show and Tele

Everyone from the Prime Minister down was praising the launch of The Mackay Telegraph, a hard-copy giveaway with a 25,000 print run and available online.

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New Kid on the Block: a Broadsheet approach to lifestyle online

Broadsheet aims to be THE guide to “where to go out on a date, where to buy a pair of jeans, where to eat well and have good coffee” in Sydney and Melbourne. It’s another media New Kid on the Block.

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New Kid on the Block: YourView, a more considered taste taker

YourView aims to change the way public affairs are conducted by injecting into the media not mere poll results but a measure of public opinion after people have been properly informed.

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New Kid on the Block: Meld, the assignment that became reality

A publication for students by a former student: Meld Magazine is this week’s New Kid on the Block, profiling new and independent media start-ups.

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New Kid on the Block: The Global Mail

The Global Mail is about long reads, of the kind one once found in the Saturday papers and in quality magazines. But it has no business model to sustain itself.

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New Kid on the Block: Journalist Complaints? Get it off your chest

Journalist Complaints, launched just weeks ago, is an example of citizens taking the monitoring of the media into their own hands, in the absence of an effective regulator.

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New Kid on The Block: the enthusiasm of The Enthusiast

The story of bright indy publication The Enthusiast is sobering for those who embrace the possibilities of new media.

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New Kid on the Block: Review throws Spaniard in the works

Given the doom and gloom surrounding most discussion of print media, some might find it surprising that there is a flurry of hard-copy start-ups in Australia at present.

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New Kid on the Block: The Wall … or the walled wide web

One Australian new media start-up is using sophisticated software to trawl tweets, and from that constructs a media outlet more or less automatically, featuring the things we are all talking about. Meet The Wall.

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New Kid on the Block: Wendy Harmer talks all things Hoopla

The Hoopla is the brain child of well-known comedian and journalist Wendy Harmer and marketer Jane Waterhouse. Founded in July this year, the site is already enjoying modest success.

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New Kid on the Block: The King’s Tribune

The King’s Tribune: “What would happen if The Onion and The Monthly got together in a bar.” Crikey begins a look at media start-ups.

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