Hard Times Made Easy

The New York Times has started something called “The New Hard Times” videos.  The general gist is this:  The New York Times invites people to interview a member of their family who lived through the Great Depression.  Toss in some old family photos, edit it down to three minutes, and submit it to the NYT.  ...

Best Seller Lists: More Than Just the Numbers

02. February 2009 Branding, Publishing 0
Last week, the New York Times announced the creation of The Times Best Sellers API. This will pull up information about every weekly list going back to June 2008 (though they will eventually go back as far as the 1930s.) You’ll also get more gory details thnt you do with the regular print listing—you’ll be ...