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HuffPo Launches Separate ‘Twitter Edition’; More Focus On Real-Time News

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The Huffington Post is launching a “Twitter edition” that is intended to serve as an extension and a distinct entity from the main news and opinion site, the company told paidContent. The primary purpose is to harness the social networking aspects of the site to create a real-time news service for each of HuffPo’s 19 sections. The move follows the introduction of sponsored Tweets across a number of channels as part of president and chief revenue officer Greg Coleman’s goal doubling HuffPo

7 Responses to “HuffPo Launches Separate ‘Twitter Edition’; More Focus On Real-Time News”

  1. David Kaplan

    @Jason: I think they might have some inklings about what Twitter will be announcing at the Chirp conference, but the sense I got from my conversation with Eric Hippeau was more speculative and hopeful on HuffPo’s part.