Why we built the new dosavannah.com and Do mobile app

After launching the expanded standalone print edition of Do, our weekly arts-and-entertainment section for Savannah Morning News, back in March, we had a feeling the new physical product would soon outgrow its current digital home at savannahnow.com/do. We just didn’t know how soon that day would come.

So, after only three hectic months of strategy meetings, planning sessions, company proposals, product development, site design and end-user implementation, we’re happy to announce the launch of our new Do website at dosavannah.com, as well as an accompanying interactive mobile Do app for iOS and Android devices. Continue reading

“Newspapers are the new startups”

Newspapers are the new startups . . . we’re starting to see a lot of great changes as technologies improve and cultures change.”
John Levitt, Director of Sales and Marketing, Parse.ly

Levitt’s is one of the most insightful takes on the publishing industry I’ve heard in a while. It’s going to take a lot of restructuring and a ground-up approach, but I’m excited to be a part of it as we embrace the start-up culture in Savannah.