Pros and Cons of Performance Pay for Journalists

Pros and Cons of Performance Pay for Journalists

Gawker’s Big Board, which hangs prominently in the Gawker’s headquarters tracking the top performing stories, has long been lauded as a key to the success of Nick Denton’s publishing empire. Even old school publishers like Forbes have embraced performance pay... So does performance pay make sense for brand publishing? Let’s examine some of the pros and cons.

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Contently and Parse.ly selected for 2013 NYC Venture Fellows

Contently and Parse.ly selected for 2013 NYC Venture Fellows

Two ff Portfolio company founders, Sachin Kamdar, CEO of Parse.ly, and Shane Snow, CCO of Contently, have been selected for the 3rd class of NYC Venture Fellows, joining fellows from 28 other startups including Codeacademy, SideTour and Pencils of Promise. The highly-selective NYC Venture Fellows program is a collaboration between ...

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