While it faces challenges, traditional media can help seed the next generation of media enterprises and build with, instead of on, writers. 
Hamish McKenzie
Today, we’re releasing a new and improved Subscribers dashboard that helps you understand and interact with your subscribers in important ways, such as…
Rob C
If Facebook and Twitter are earnest in their pursuit of the paid-newsletter opportunity, I implore them to go all in.
Hamish McKenzie
With Insight, Zeynep is cultivating a space for intelligent debate, in direct contrast to the fast-twitch, fire-and-brimstone approach that prevails on…
Hamish McKenzie
We’ve heard from writers that they’d like more flexibility to customize the appearance of their Substack. Starting today, you’ll see a few new options …
Building a system that puts readers and writers in charge
Chris Best, Hamish McKenzie, and Jairaj Sethi
Today, we’re introducing new ways to discover writers on our homepage, as well as the beta version of Substack Reader, a new way to keep up with your n…
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We recently announced Substack Bridge, our inaugural mentorship program aimed at supporting emerging writers through eight weeks of 1:1 mentorship with…
Ellie MacBride
You can now add captions and alt text to images in your Substack posts.
We’re working with Stripe to make it simple for writers to contribute to an effort to protect our habitat.
We’ve added a few more ways to help your posts stand out: customizable post URLs and the ability to upload any image as a social preview. To edit your …