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Boston.com is owned by The Boston Globe and covers a wide variety of content.

Recent popular news has been focused on politics and coverage of the elections. 155 more words

Journalism 301

The newspaper business's long, ugly decline

Previously published at WGBHNews.org.

Twenty years ago this month, The New York Times entered the Internet age with a sense of optimism so naive that looking back might break your heart. 1,078 more words


NewsTrack: 5 Thoughts on Boston.com

As the semester comes to a close, it’s time for me to write my final NewsTrack post. I’ve enjoyed closely following boston.com, observing its articles, site layout, and use of multimedia. 599 more words


NewsTracker: boston.com's BDCwire

In today’s modern, digital era, so many news organizations are working to appeal to a younger audience with a presumably shorter attention span, and a larger appetite for buzzy pop culture pieces. 372 more words

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NewsTracker: Video on boston.com

High-quality news videos are of the utmost importance for any news organization with an online presence–and are even more important for organizations that operate completely online like boston.com. 219 more words

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H.C.B., Affordable Women's Boutique in Brookline, MA, Celebrates First Year of Business

From its humble beginnings as an online store with just six styles to choose from, Brookline’s H.C.B. (Her Closet Boston) quickly grew into a successful brick-and-mortar boutique that celebrated its first birthday on October 1. 481 more words


News Tracker: Listicles on boston.com

Ever since Buzfeed made its way into the media and skyrocketed in popularity, the infamous listicle–an article presented in bullet point format–has become a staple in tons of other news and media sources. 419 more words

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