Watch out, news.com,au, The Huffington Post is coming for your crown. But can it succeed without a nap room?
In this day and age, can you launch a media start-up without paying writers? One publication is certainly trying.
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The Huffington Post will proceed with plans to set-up an Australian arm, with the AOL-owned behemoth advertising for an "editor in chief" to pilot its Sydney-based operation.
Last week the founder of the Huffington Post said, in what may or may not have been a throwaway line, that it would soon open sites to serve several countries, including Australia.
Arianna Huffington, the founder of Huffington Post, made her site so successful thanks to shameless -- and successful -- attempts to link-bait headlines. What was once looked down on by old media organisations has now been embraced wholeheartedly, and it's thanks to Huffington, says Jack Shafer.
Arianna Huffington announces the Political Oscars, where each category has both a film and a political equivalent. Top awards include Worst Sex Scene and Least Charming Bad Guy. The envelopes please...
Murdoch and his offsiders have called news aggregators "parasites," "content kleptomaniacs", and "tech tapeworms in the intestines of the Internet". Enough with the name calling, says Arianna Huffington.