‘digital publishing industry’ Videos

  • Using WordPress for leading local newspaper websites

    WordCamp Nederland 2022Speaker: Christoph Daum

    November 17, 2022 — Early 2021 we migrated our first newspaper website to WordPress over the following months we migrated/launched a total of 11 newspapers to WordPress.
    We developed custom plugins to ensure our editors can work seamless with our proprietary editorial system, that our customers can log in with the credentials of the previous website, to improve performance and scalability.
    In this presentation I want to give you a brief overview of the obstacles we faced, the lessons learned and also of the success we had.

  • Lucia Walinchus: Top Cases in Internet Publishing

    WordCamp Publishers: Columbus 2019Speaker: Lucia Walinchus

    October 22, 2020 — The open web often conflicts with the proprietary one. It’s an understatement to suggest that the courts have been behind.

    This talk examines the big decisions that affected publishers in 2018-2019, and highlights some cases still under review that could affect publishers.

  • Bradley Jacobs: Time to Publish

    WordCamp Boston 2017Speaker: Bradley Jacobs

    August 11, 2017 — Metrics are important for the digital publishing industry. One key metric that Boston.com, a major regional news media outlet, uses is ‘Time to Publish’. In a world of breaking news, time is of the essence. This talk will take a look at the past year and a half since launching on WordPress and how this metric came to the surface. Further, it will cover performance in the WordPress admin, tools for debugging, and investigating general slowness in the admin. Finally, we will review some of the ways in which we addressed these issues for the editorial staff. Join to learn why you want to reduce your Time to Publish and how to get it done.