Newsletters Are Immortal

Dave Pell, the man behind the popular current events / political newsletter “Next Draft” gives an in-depth overview of the state of this industry. Why exactly are newsletters booming? What advantages does this medium offer (for publishers as well as for readers)? What’s the downside of this newsletter revolution? Finally, what’s the dark side of newsletters (i.e., the abuse of email addresses by bots).

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Dave Pell

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