Planning for revenue growth ft. Tom Lappas and Simon Owens
A LION conversation about news revenue and sustainability for independent publishers, hosted by Outlier Media executive director Candice Fortman.
Reporting the news is hard enough – publishing and monetizing it doesn’t have to be
Why The North Salem Post and other small independent publishers choose Patch Labs for their CMS.
Median annual revenue increased 33% for LION members, data shows
Revenue growth accompanies a surge in local news entrepreneurship, including among historically underrepresented founders.
Part II: What news founders wish they’d known about launching a media business
Shasta Scout’s Annelise Pierce and RevLab’s Emily Dresslar share news startup tips and lessons on News Guest.
Part I: What news founders wish they’d known about launching a media business
In our latest episode of News Guest, we talk with two LION members about lessons they’ve learned the hard way.
How to make “solutions journalism” part of your revenue strategy
What Flint Beat and other independent news publishers have learned about branding and monetizing their solutions journalism
7 ideas to make your news business more sustainable in 2022
How independent publishers are learning to better organize their teams, engage their audiences, and streamline their workflows.
How you can help the 2021 GNI Startups Boot Camp news businesses
These 23 news startups are looking to build their audiences, grow their revenue, and level up their operations in 2022.
Meet the Winners of the 2021 LION Publishers Local Journalism Awards
The LION Local Journalism Awards celebrate sustainable businesses and journalistic excellence in independent online news.
Pitching your journalism to local funders? Here’s advice from three experts
Listen to our latest News Guest episode to learn how these LION members build and strengthen their relationships with funders.
Meet the 2021 LION Awards Finalists
We’re excited to announce the finalists for LION Publishers Local Journalism Awards.