Media analysis of the death of Prince Philip, one of the biggest news stories in Australia in 2021.
After weeks of discussion about whether Google would make good on threats to pull out of Australia over the planned News Media Bargaining Code, it’s Facebook that has caused the biggest disruption.
All the media industry news you need to know from a hectic 2020 in communications.
A year of COVID-induced border shutdowns has seen state politics rival Canberra for space on newspaper front pages. Streem has published its annual list of journalists at major newsrooms with the most page-one bylines in print, and ‘lead position’ bylines online. The list is traditionally dominated by federal politics reporters, and while they also featured heavily […]
To some, like ABC business reporter David Chau, it was an expensive gamble from a company who’s usually the one setting the odds. But in at least one way, Sportsbet’s decision to pay out its US election bet early has already paid off. The decision received widespread media coverage from many of the country’s biggest […]
Former German chancellor Helmut Schmidt once wrote that we no longer live in democracies but “media democracies”, where politicians battle for attention in a news cycle predisposed to the negative and superficial. There has perhaps been no better exemplar of that theory than Donald Trump, the reality TV star turned president who has commanded unprecedented […]
![Qld political leaders](/uploads/qld-election.png) If there’s one thing Queensland Opposition Leader Deb Frecklington has been reluctant to discuss during the state’s election campaign it’s been borders. Analysis by Streem of campaign media coverage lays bare the conflicting strategies of the major parties as the incumbent Labor government has sought to ensure a pandemic-focused election, while the […]
We’re delighted to announce that Streem has appointed former Storyful Executive Director Asha Oberoi to the new role of Insights and Reporting Lead. Oberoi drove customer intelligence for Storyful until News Corp closed the company’s APAC commercial operations in May this year. She brings substantial insights, reporting and social media experience to Streem where she […]
Imagine what it might cost to have your CEO granted an interview by breakfast TV in which she could extol your company’s values and objectives. Add to that 100 articles about your company running at the top of all of Australia’s major news websites for a total of 500 hours. Throw in a few dozen […]