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‘They really set the bar’: How a shift in revenue model transformed Honolulu Civil Beat’s entire culture and approach

On any given week, in addition to reporting, editing, and investigating stories, the staff of Honolulu Civil Beat finds a variety of ways to connect with readers. Take, for example, a 10-days stretch at the end of March and beginning of April 2022. On Wednesday, March 30, a group of readers gathered at a community […]

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The ✨Magic✨ of Automated Emails

This week’s newsletter is all about the ✨magic✨ of automated emails. Our Director of Learnings and Labs, Rachel Glickhouse, spoke to the #ThisIsTucson team about how the evergreen newsletter series they created in partnership with the Hub became a powerful tool for turning new Tucsonans — nearly 19,500 of them — into loyal readers and […]

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Join us for our first conference! (plus a $20K grant announcement)

Mark your calendar! The Hub is co hosting an *in person* journalism conference unapologetically dedicated to revenue and sustainability in news.  Join us on October 27-29 for the 2022 Independent News Sustainability Summit, a partnership between LION Publishers, News Revenue Hub and RevLab at The Texas Tribune, sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight […]

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‘We were blown away’: How Grist revolutionized their member strategy by working with News Revenue Hub

Grist is a nonprofit media organization dedicated to telling stories about climate solutions. Their goal is to convince and inspire audiences that a just and sustainable future is within reach—and that the time for climate action is now. In order to achieve that goal, Grist wants to reach as many people as possible.  That’s why […]