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Pleasanton Weekly selected to participate in national journalism project

Original post made on Apr 29, 2021

Like news organizations across the U.S., Embarcadero Media (publisher of the Pleasanton Weekly and DanvilleSanRamon.com) has been working to reinvent itself as the traditional newspaper business model of advertising has declined.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, April 29, 2021, 3:25 PM

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Posted by Michael Austin
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Apr 29, 2021 at 6:29 pm

Michael Austin is a registered user.

With hard copy newspaper, I would read what I wanted to read, I ignored advertisement because I had no interest with that.

With online publications, the publication annoys the reader with senseless popups. With every online publication I click on to read and am interrupted with a popup, I click out and go elsewhere, and do not go back because of the popups.

Hard copy newspapers today provide an add insert, which the reader can ignore or discard, perhaps online publication can provide add inserts, available with a click for those that want to get them.


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