@ckrewson @brianboyer @billy_penn I wish we built it better
Not only have we not shut down, @spiritedmediaco has taken what we learned from building and selling former sites @billy_penn, @Denverite and @theinclinepgh to build a nice consulting business.
So proud to send @billy_penn to a wonderful home at a great Philly institution. There’s a certain symmetry to @billy_penn being the first to launch and the last to be sold, and I’m thrilled that we found such great buyers for all three properties. twitter.com/billy_penn/status/11…
@billy_penn Well after 2 years, 10 months, and 3 days it is worth noting that today is my last day at @spiritedmediaco (parent company of @billy_penn, @theinclinepgh, and @Denverite ). I had a blast and learned a ton about scaling WordPress on AWS. Now on to the next challenge…
@textfiles 2,134 Support local news like @billy_penn @theinclinepgh @Denverite
.@niemanlab asks whether @billy_penn, @theinclinepgh & @Denverite can become predominately reader-supported. The answer: absolutely. Good news is we also make money on events, advertising, consulting & platform, so it doesn’t have to carry all the weight: niemanlab.org/2018/08/billy-penn…
@jaboaty @billy_penn Ah interesting. Thanks.
@jaboaty @billy_penn There should be an instagram embed on that page. Do you have trouble seeing it?
Today we’re going to highlight the work from our partners @billy_penn & @theinclinepgh. These are two mobile-first newsrooms, applying an innovative approach to journalism.
@ckrewson @billy_penn Alternate title: “Where to Toss Your Salad in Center City”
Thanks @billy_penn for finding out the back story on this Schuylkill river trail sinkhole and sign
Philly, we want your prom photos — and as proof, here are ours billypenn.com/?p=71677 via @billy_penn
So I’m *super* geeked to be joining the brilliant team at @spiritedmediaco (home of @dnvrite @theinclinepgh & @billy_penn). Woo!
👍 @billy_penn IS HTTPS!!!
@round @billy_penn has some. So does @theinclinepgh
@Shinestythreads My suit was a big hit at the @billy_penn Xmas party twitter.com/kingkool68/status/81…
@ckrewson @billy_penn I see what you did there