Author Ali Gordon

    Ali Gordon
    Bio

    Ali's passion for journalism, advocacy and strategic communications lead her to investigate the business world of media in an effort to understand what makes our world tick. For nearly a decade, Ali has worked as a senior strategist for several non-profit and advocacy groups. She now spends her time researching, writing and consulting for news media, human rights advocacy and non-profit organizations.

    A Year After Initial Lockdowns, Here’s How Subscriptions Are Doing

    Now that the world has been living with the COVID-19 pandemic for a little over a year, the media industry is reflecting on the events of the past 12 months and the impact the public health crisis has had on publishers large and small. While the advertising side of nearly every media business took...

    22 April 2021
    Editorial Decisions that Impact Advertising

    Since 2019, digital advertising in news media spaces has taken a larger market share than traditional advertising. The change builds from technological advancements that more precisely collect, analyze, and segregate audience data that can be leveraged for financial benefit. Whereas historically...

    20 April 2021
    What is Customer Lifetime Value?

    It’s imperative for all media organizations to be able to identify and prioritize their most valuable customers in terms of both audiences and advertisers. While technology solutions such as customer data platforms can help you gain a deep understanding of your audience, the customer lifetime value...

    15 April 2021
    14 Insightful Quotes About Advertising & Subscription Collaboration

    "[Publishers] have the audience, first-party data and inventory [that] third parties need to exist. Publishers should be comfortable they are getting fair value for the data they are sharing and shouldn’t be simply giving it away without confidence or certainty in the revenue they are generating."...

    13 April 2021
    7 Little Changes That'll Make a Big Difference With Your Subscription Software

    As publishers globally are recognizing the value of subscriptions both for brand trust and also revenue generation, they need to ensure their subscription management platforms are optimized for their needs. To deliver the best customer experience, here are 7 changes you can implement with your...

    08 April 2021
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    Editorial Decisions that Impact Advertising

    Since 2019, digital advertising in news media spaces has taken a larger market share than traditional advertising. The change builds from technological advancements that more precisely collect,

    3 Min Read
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    14 Insightful Quotes About Advertising & Subscription Collaboration

    "[Publishers] have the audience, first-party data and inventory [that] third parties need to exist. Publishers should be comfortable they are getting fair value for the data they are sharing and

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    How Publishers Can Leverage Clubhouse, TikTok and Other Emergent Social Media

    Whether considered a possible threat to national security or the elitist cousin to the billion-dollar podcast industry, newer social media sites like TikTok and Clubhouse continue creating a buzz.

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    What Publishers Need to Know About Gen Z News Consumption

    With buying power between $100-200 billion, the younger generation known as Zoomers or Gen Z is not a market share to be ignored. They are digital nomads and digital natives raised in the fast-paced

    23 March 2021
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    Publishers Can Lead the Way on Accessible Advertising: Here’s How

    The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has only existed for the past 30 years--and it codified civil rights protections in communications, transportation, employment, and other areas of life for

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    The Future of Ad Targeting: 5 Targeting Models Taking Off

    As cookies slowly phase out in response to digital privacy law and platform changes, publishers and advertisers must engage new models for revenue generation and reaching audiences. Transformations

    23 February 2021
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    Will Cinema Advertising Ever Bounce Back?

    From Warner Bros. collapsing the theatrical window by releasing all their 2021 films online at the same time as in theaters, to AMC launching private screenings and theatre spaces--the movie industry

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    Will Super Bowl Advertising Ever Be The Same?

    As one of the most watched televised sporting events on the planet, the Super Bowl has long established itself as an iconic tradition of American culture that brings together music and entertainment,

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    Will News Media Suffer After the 'Trump Bump'? An Analysis

    Donald Trump’s contentious term has been one of the most divisive times in modern American political history, but not everyone suffered. For media publishers ranging from The New York Times to The

    28 January 2021
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    Nope, the Fake News Era Isn't Over Yet

    From the time he first announced his candidacy to a rocky transfer of power in early 2021, Donald Trump’s campaign and presidency remained a complex relationship for the majority of media

    07 January 2021