Recent trends in storytelling and new business models for publishers — from by Jose Martinez Salmeron; with thanks to Gary Hayes for the Scoop on this

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It is clear that the ongoing dramatic transformation of the media industry in all its formats (audio, video and text) leaves the door open for a complete reinvention of the publishing business. This transition has opened up opportunities for experimentation, and many players are trying to define the future of media in general, and journalism in particular.

In this article, we will discuss several recent such experiments, with special focus on new forms of storytelling, as well as new business models for publishers — a fascinating recent trend called “subcompact publishing” will be our main reference.

The Media Industry As We Knew It Is Gone

“The publishing ecosystem is now primed for complete disruption.” – Craig Mod