How digital innovation has paid off for top European media companies

Two important reports were released recently: Hackers.Media’s list of the biggest media companies in Europe, and Reuters’s report on developing digital news projects. There’s some significant overlap between the two lists, so it’s interesting to see how a focus on digital innovation has led to success for some of the top European media companies.This week[…]

Three quotes that define Digital Media Europe Day 1 (and some giggles)

Digital Media Europe kicked of yesterday with some highly interesting sessions. Here are three quotes we found the most interesting. Don’t expect your employees to be disruptive within your own company. Don’t try to merge cultures, but invest in disruptive companies – Christophe Keese – Axel Springer How to target Millennials? Go Narrow To Go[…]

What should you remember from Digital Media Europe day 3? – #dme14

For the final day of Digital Media Europe 2014, we have selected 5 exciting quotes from the following sessions: Telegraaf Media Groep (TMG), Yahoo!, LinkedIn, Edelman and Rubicon Project. 1. “58% of display ads sold via automated trading” Martin van der Meij, Head of Revenue Development, Telegraaf Media Groep (TMG), The Netherlands Automated trading is[…]

Key takeaways of Digital Media Europe – Day 2 #dme14

At Digital Media Europe 2014 we have selected 5 inspirational quotes of very insightful sessions of BuzzFeed, The Financial Times, Storyful and Moat. 1. “Social has taken over from search” Will Hayward, Vice President Europe, BuzzFeed Facebook has changed its algorithm in 2013 and has taken over Google in terms of generating traffic for content[…]

Digital Media Europe – 5 Key Insights of the first day

Today more than 200 participants of the Digital Media Europe conference heard many interesting cases and strategies for newspaper publishers. We have selected for you best insights of today. 1. “It’s not about mobile first, it’s about humans first” Rebecca Miskin (Digital Strategy Director, Hearst Magazines UK) When designing digital products, we need to focus[…]