Publishflow is a service that allows online news publishers to monitor live competitor publishing activity. Instead of having to spend hours manually monitoring competitor websites, the Publishflow tools and services automatically monitors websites and notifies team members of any changes. Publishflow also provides analysis tools for determining the most popular categories/topics for a competitor's news stories.
The Publishflow API is a simple API that allows developers to create their own Publishflow applications around the provided services and tools.
Publishing has certainly become a more competitive market over the last 10 years, with editorial budgets falling, print readership dropping, and the difficulty that news sites have had in securing paid memberships. This economic reality is driving many changes in the journalistic trade and the news media industry. One such change might be increased competition for readers and more varied news sources come onto the scene. Enter PublishFlow, a web service programmed to watch your editorial back. The PublishFlow API allows you to monitor many news sites at once, tracking things like headlines, top stories, authors and categories.
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