The Digiday Podcast

The Digiday Podcast is a weekly show where we discuss the big stories and issues that matter to brands, agencies and publishers as they transition to the digital age.

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PinkNews’ Benjamin Cohen: We'll never be dependent on one platform


PinkNews is a U.K.-based digital publication that covers news and entertainment for the LGBT community around the world. Founded in 2005, the bootstrapped media company employs 24 people and has established a sizable audience in the U.S., India and other countries. To keep this business alive and growing, founder Benjamin Cohen has tried every trick in the trade -- and every revenue stream...


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 2019-05-23  25m
 
 

Forbes’ Mark Howard: Advertising is still a double digit growth business


Many publishers are trying to diversify their revenue streams instead of relying solely on advertising for revenue growth. But for Forbes, the digital ad business is still seeing double-digit growth. In the latest episode of the Digiday Podcast, Forbes CRO Mark Howard discusses revenue diversification, why a paywall isn’t right for the publisher and more.


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 2019-05-21  35m
 
 

Mobile Nations’ Kevin Michaluk: ‘We didn’t know what to spend VC money on’


Bonus: This March, the bootstrapped media company Mobile Nations, a digital publisher with a focus on consumer electronics, was acquired by Future in a deal worth $120 million. On this episode, Mobile Nations co-founder and COO Kevin Michaluk,...


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 2019-05-16  37m
 
 

Mobile Nations’ Kevin Michaluk: ‘We didn’t know what to spend VC money on’


Bonus: This March, the bootstrapped media company Mobile Nations, a digital publisher with a focus on consumer electronics, was acquired by Future in a deal worth $120 million. On this episode, Mobile Nations co-founder and COO Kevin Michaluk, discussed why venture capital funding never made sense for the company that last reported $8 million EBITDA over $16 million in revenue.



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 2019-05-16  37m
 
 

Barstool Sports’ Erika Nardini: Barstool aims to hit $100m in revenue in 2020


Barstool Sports CEO Erika Nardini believes Barstool can be a $100 million revenue company "within the next year and a half." That will have to come from growing channels of revenue and not depending on any one of them, especially advertising. Nardini discussed how Barstool is building out these revenue streams, why personalities matter, how podcast revenue is lucrative for Barstool and more.


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 2019-05-14  37m
 
 

Barstool Sports’ Erika Nardini: Barstool aims to hit $100m in revenue in 2020


Barstool Sports CEO Erika Nardini believes Barstool can be a $100 million revenue company "within the next year and a half." That will have to come from growing channels of revenue and not depending on any one of them, especially advertising. Nardini...


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 2019-05-14  37m
 
 

Morning Brew's Austin Rief: Bootstrapping a media company gives you focus


This is a special four-episode series of the Digiday Podcast, where we invite executives from bootstrapped media companies to talk about how they run a sustainable and profitable media business. Morning Brew is a daily email newsletter that delivers...


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 2019-05-09  25m
 
 

The Daily Beast’s Noah Shachtman: We want to be an 'old school, scrappy and street-smart tabloid'


The Mueller Report confirmed a lot of reporting already done around the Trump administration and Russian meddling in the 2016 election. One of the many newsrooms whose reporting was vindicated in the process is The Daily Beast, a mid-sized publisher...


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 2019-05-07  33m
 
 

Courier's Jeff Taylor: Having a lot of VC money can leave you 'punch drunk'


In this special four-episode series of the Digiday Podcast, we invite executives from bootstrapped media companies to talk about how they run a sustainable and profitable media business. Courier, a London-based, bimonthly magazine, is focused on...


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 2019-05-02  31m
 
 

Meredith's John Werther: Apple News+ is a growth opportunity


Meredith, which acquired Time Inc in 2018, is home to a stable of female-focused media brands like People and Every Day with Rachel Ray. The company's long relied on print revenue, but like everyone else, is now looking to diversify revenue...


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 2019-04-30  36m