Va. Alt Weekly Site Breaks From Pack
Posted: 10/11/2012 | By: Michael Depp | Net News Check
Building the right digital news site for a community can be like buying a suit — bespoke is always going to fit better than off the rack. Giles Morris, the editor of Charlottesville, Va.’s C-Ville, one of two alternative newsweeklies in the market, kept this in mind with the recent relaunch of the paper’s website.
Home to the University of Virginia, Charlottesville is not normally a breaking news kind of town. “We don’t have enough captivating news throughout the week to make people come back four and five times a day,” Morris said.