Quartz’s Kevin Delaney: Time to kill the 800-word article

Digiday :: Most newspaper articles fall around 800 words. Oddly enough, that’s the same length of many online news pieces. Delaney, who wrote hundreds of 800-word articles during his 12-plus years at The Wall Street Journal, sees that as a problem, particularly as news goes mobile.

Read Brian Morrissey, digiday.com