this is so grim. love to all my GMG colleagues, who continue to rule despite being managed by a weekend MBA lecture word cloud
Leaning on editors about stories about advertisers. Asking sites to quadruple traffic with no new resources. Publicly remarking about ethnic stereotypes. My piece on the first months of G/O Media’s new CEO
This is not OK. I hope all the journalists at these sites are looking for new jobs.
Editorial independence is being attacked from all sides, because the business of writing independent media is in its death throes
Gizmodo Media Staff Enraged at New CEO’s ‘Insane’ Direction reports
ayfkm "the new CEO suggested that reporters and editors at Kotaku—once a Gawker-owned gaming website—bring a sales representative to interviews with gaming executives."
Sounds like it’s going well