Upworthy’s Quest to Engineer Optimism for an Anxious Age | WIRED
In its quest to rise above internet antagonism, Upworthy is marrying a lexicon of idealism to an almost metronomic pursuit of substantive clicks
‘Radical subversive’ magazines dominate the Ellie awards
Small, off-beat magazines dominated the industry’s annual awards competition on Tuesday, beating back their better-known, better-financed rivals.
New York Post
ELLIE AWARDS 2017 WINNERS ANNOUNCED | ASME
The winners of the 2017 National Magazines Awards for Print and Digital Media were announced today at the Ellie Awards Annual Gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.
Mother Jones Is Named Magazine of the Year
The New York Times
Upworthy to Merge with GOOD Worldwide | Los Angeles Business Journal
Upworthy media company and GOOD Worldwide Inc., a self-described global media brand and social impact company, will join forces in a merger that its leaders say will position the new entity as a leader in social good media and consulting.
Los Angeles Business Journal
CMO Today: Upworthy, the web publisher known for its viral feel-good stories, is merging with Good Worldwide
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It's Tough For Low-Income Kids, Especially Girls, To Participate In Sports
For all the talk about about how kids in sports are pampered (participation trophies, anyone?), there is a more pressing issue that is the opposite of children being spoiled.
Bilal talks Prince's legacy and the future of protest music in the age of Trump | Mic
In advance of his Wednesday set at GOOD Fest, supporting Southern Poverty Law Center, Bilal talks protest music, Prince and 2016.
Google Blends Music, Tech, and Philanthropy With New Multi-City Festival Partnership
Google is using the music events to showcase the new Pixel phone, while also supporting five nonprofits. On the surface, GOODFest is a new music festival to support five causes in five cities.But it’s also much more than that.
Solange, Fantastic Negrito to perform intimate Oakland concert - San Francisco Chronicle
Launched by Good, a global media brand and social impact company, the festival boasts five concerts in five cities across the country, each with a benevolent theme.
San Francisco Chronicle