All this hype about News Break.
The new promise in the publishing platforms.
If you live in the US, of course.
Seems about news, but also not only that.
News Break: Local News & Breaking News - Find out what's happening in your neighborhood and across…
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If you haven’t heard about it already, it will happen soon.
Their recently launched Creator Program sounds like the Medium Partner Program. Except that it’s not, but I’ve no time for what you can read and experiment yourself. Good luck.
That Mediumers long for an alternative platform is more than understandable. I’m one of them. Especially given the recent mess of their rambling experiments.
I don’t even know what’s News Break. It seems big deal and well done.
I’m certainly missing the party.
But I’m in search of a general platform and community, not mentioning that if Medium is US centered, News Break is strictly US bounded.
Call me weird or naïve, but I see too much of current events and pop topics in that home page and topic list.
If I have to deal with that, I’m already on Medium. Who’s better at the art of pop curation?
Will I try?
I don’t know. Maybe, one day. I’m sitting on hundreds of stories asking for republishing. It’s hard to tell them to wait.
But am I eager to try News Break and make it steal the time I have for Medium?
Not at all.