Looks like the non-paying relationship with Yahoo News was another casualty in Nick Denton’s recent Gawker housecleaning although the decision to cease was mutual. In a sense, it’s much ado about nothing, although we were among those who covered the agreement between Gawker and Yahoo for the portal to highlight links to posts by five of the network’s top blogs. It was an interesting idea: Yahoo News wanted to show it could be more blogcentric while Gawker hoped to gain traffic. As Denton explained on his blog earlier this week, the deal “.
– Yahoo, Gawker Join Forces In Licensing, Distribution Deal