Turning a Profit in the Netherlands: How a Dutch Hyperlocal Network Has Grown
Posted: 8/8/2014  |  By: Joseph Lichterman | Nieman Journalism Lab
While lots of U.S. media companies are still struggling to figure out how to make hyperlocal news financially viable, in the Netherlands, a four-year-old network of hyperlocal sites began turning a profit earlier this year. And now its corporate parent is turning to its traffic to help boost struggling newspapers.