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"Fla Voices" closing down



Florida Voices, the terrific site for opinion and analysis about policy and politics in Florida, is calling it quits at the end of the week.

From Rosemary Goudreau: ...Rosemary Curtiss and I had high hopes when we launched Florida Voices 18 months ago. But the business of online media is a tough slog. While we managed to secure syndication agreements with more than 30 Florida news outlets, we couldn’t drive the audience needed to grow advertising dollars. We operated Florida Voices on a shoe string and paid people next to nothing, and still couldn’t make the numbers add up to a viable business....

[Last modified: Monday, April 29, 2013 10:28am]


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