Online executive Schiller will take up position as CEO and president of National Public Radio (NPR) on January 5.
Forbes.com originally reported the site would shut down, but that is not the case, Vivian Schiller, SVP and GM of NYTimes.com told paidContent. “The idea is to have one big global brand under one roof,” she said, stressing that IHT content would be co-branded and feature IHT specific content.
Do you know that 7 per cent of the NYT page views come just from its slide shows – that’s pretty incredible , isn’t it?
This is part of a general upward trend that has seen audience on NYTimes.com growing dramatically, she added, saying from August to October this year is has increased 35 per cent through new editorial ventures (including removing Times Select and allowing the web in).