Created 04/23/2012 - 1 year ago
Journatic, a suburban content provider, will replace the Tribune's in-house operation in a phase-in that is already under way.
Chicago Tribune outsources TribLocal news content to Journatic, dozens will lose jobs. http://t.co/lEMG0XMd
Tribune invests in content provider Journatic to produce TribLocal. 11 reporters reassigned, most staffers are out: http://t.co/2ATadjTH
Think this makes me sad MT @brifar TribLocal as we knew it is kaput. @Journatic will take over Trib's hyperlocal biz. http://t.co/Wphllo1w
Interesting. RT @jessdrkn: #Journalism biz corporate style: Chicago Trib to outsource #hyperlocal division http://t.co/iBkxHHZS
...And in @ChicagoTribune news: Journatic to provide TribLocal suburban content http://t.co/BPDB8oBd Wow. Big News news day.
Hard to believe I had not heard of Journatic before today. Not sure whether I should appreciate what they are... http://t.co/Vso1d8AQ
via @SarahToomey: http://t.co/whPSnNQJ Tribune to outsource content for TribLocal, reporters let go #Chicago #TribLocal #journalism
RT @bydanielvictor: Property tax logs do not make a hyperlocal site. The spreading-thin approach will never work. http://t.co/lWxm6G12
Bad news for TribLocal staffers, your jobs are being replaced by a cost-efficient content farm. http://t.co/RFBW9KTR
RT @shanmcf: TribLocal outsourced to Journatic http://t.co/SHUT8Wne. Journatic job listing says $12/hr, $4 stories in 20 min http://t.co/xW6UZy4J
Big day for Tribune Ventures - two exciting new investments announced: http://t.co/8742jTX6 & http://t.co/51LBKoSj
RT @knightnewslab: Data-driven Journatic to provide content for @TribLocal http://t.co/WpShUZB5 Most TribLocal staffers will lose jobs, but some reassigned.
RT @journtoolbox: Tribune Co. to have Journatic handle TribLocal suburban news content: http://t.co/iUx4pKr0 #chicago
Chicago Tribune sheds 40 @TribLocal jobs, sends suburban content work to Journatic http://t.co/IE70KYnl
Chicago hyperlocal news will now come from content farm Journatic, Tribune lays off dozens: http://t.co/EX2GzoXV http://t.co/Ag8mRuTA Sad.
I can't even find a website for Journatic...'Journatic to provide TribLocal suburban content': http://t.co/EX2GzoXV
RT @rsamuels: Chicago Tribune layoffs: Tribune replaces TribLocal with Journatic suburban content http://t.co/iISleedp
Tribune invests in third-party content farm to replace staff at Chicago Tribune's hyperlocal site. http://t.co/pEctsAhL
RT @platour68: Bad day at Trib Tower. Nearly 30 reporters, copy editors lose jobs as TribLocal is replaced by Journatic http://t.co/lWgZGPuX
Tribune is outsourcing its suburban content coverage, seems like most TribLocal people have been laid off http://t.co/fQlMlD54
RT @MaraLeeCourant: Tribune replaces TribLocal with outsourced suburban content http://t.co/6G7vzU27 (Boooooooo!!!!!!) #journalism
@MollyBeckSJR 11 reporters reassigned to ChiTrib suburban coverage. Other 29 axed. http://t.co/0Zpm0nGX
I get that journalism is dying. I just wish companies would stop trying to spin newsroom cuts as somehow improvements. http://t.co/RaKhKgXy
Butta la peggio l'avventura di TribLocal, l'iperlocale del Chicago Trib. Redazione dimezzata e in outsourcing. Peccato. http://t.co/48d9C8cy
Wow. @ChicagoTribune will replace @TribLocal, the paper's hyperlocal news site - http://t.co/ZKfYUgxU
Tribune replaces TribLocal with Journatic suburban content (@robertchannick / Chicago Tribune) http://t.co/TwWlWad5 http://t.co/bVUXEjX5