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The Brand’s Guide to Adopting Headless Commerce

Created in partnership with Digiday, this tactical guide addresses the essential steps for assessing a move to headless commerce, including the considerations to keep in mind when making the switch.

Metro World News migrates to Arc XP to power reader growth and expansion

Selecting Arc XP as the tech foundation for their international expansion plans, Metro World News launched the first of 19 redesigned sites using Arc Themes quick-launch site development toolkit in less than 45 days.

CoinDesk positions itself for long-term growth with migration to Arc XP

As interest in crypto rises, CoinDesk has grown from 2.5 million MUVs to over 30 million, prompting their migration to Arc XP and launch of their new site to deliver a richer digital experience.

Oregon Public Broadcasting: Going Digital First to Streamline Content Operations and Deliver Powerful Storytelling

For Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB), a key component to make their digital first vision a reality was transitioning from their in-house built content management system and website experience to Arc XP.

Inside Arc XP: Senior product manager, Evan Sundwick, talks Arc Virtual Channels and taking big swings

In our latest 1:1, senior product manager, Evan Sundwick, talks about the linear-streaming challenges solved by Arc Virtual Channels and why it’s an exciting time to be at Arc XP.

Introducing Virtual Channels, allowing customers to use existing video content to launch and monetize OTT experiences

An innovative product integrated with Arc Video Center to create linear channels in a matter of minutes and streamed to the web along with iOS, tvOS, FireTV and Android devices.

Arc XP earns IAB Tech Lab Open Measurement SDK certification

Achievement of the OM SDK certification, encompassing mid-roll video ads on web, iOS and Android devices makes it even easier for Arc customers to seamlessly maximize the revenue potential of their video content within the Arc platform.

Arc XP to power digital publishing for forthcoming business news brand Bloomberg Línea

With Arc XP, Bloomberg Línea will use the most modern and sophisticated digital experience platform to support its goal of becoming the leading business news brand in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Create better digital experiences with headless and hybrid CMS

In this on-demand webinar, MarTech Today’s editorial director, Kim Davis, and Arc XP’s vice president of product, Matt Monahan, discuss the trends driving adoption of headless and hybrid CMSs and the capabilities these systems provide.

Rich content helps retailers better tell their stories in a post-COVID eCommerce world

Arc XP’s VP of Product, Matt Monahan, recently sat down with Digital Commerce 360 to discuss how new technologies are helping retailers better tell their brand and product stories in the absence of in-store shopping.

Digital Commerce 360 Retail Report: Tech Innovations That Stick

Some technologies create a lot of buzz when they debut and then quickly fizzle out. Digital Commerce 360′s latest retail report explores some of the eCommerce technologies that have gained traction and proven to have major staying power.

MarTech Intelligence Report - Enterprise Headless & Hybrid CMS Platforms: A Marketer’s Guide

If you are considering licensing a headless and hybrid content management system, this report will help you decide whether or not you need to, providing the latest industry statistics, developing market trends and new vendor profiles and product information.

Arc XP announces support for AWS Media & Entertainment initiative

The new AWS Media & Entertainment initiative from Amazon Web Services features new and existing services from AWS and AWS Partners built specifically for content creators, rights holders, producers, broadcasters and distributors.

Key Findings from the 2021 Ecommerce Platforms for B2B and B2C Report

This 36-page report provides a detailed preview of Digital Commerce 360′s full 2021 eCommerce Platforms Report with eCommerce platform trends and examples of how eCommerce technology has opened new doors for businesses.

How turnkey commerce solutions help businesses focus on differentiation, customer value and growth

To discuss how businesses can approach their ecommerce technology stacks to create better digital experiences for their customers, Arc XP CTO and GM, Scot Gillespie, recently sat down with Digital Commerce 360.

Arc XP releases new state-of-the-art eCommerce experience

Arc XP today announces the launch of Arc Commerce, its state-of-the-art eCommerce platform that brings together brand storytelling, product discovery and eCommerce into one cloud-native solution. The Golden State Warriors and the Chase Center will be the first customer to leverage Arc Commerce to launch a new hospitality marketplace called SuiteXchange.

Arc Publishing rebrands as Arc XP, reflecting focus on delivering exceptional digital experiences

Arc Publishing, which powers more than 1,500 sites that reach 1.5 billion unique users, today announces it has become Arc XP, reflecting Arc’s evolution into a modern digital experience platform (DXP) that provides an end-to-end solution for media and entertainment organizations and enterprise businesses across industries.

Arc Publishing achieves AWS Digital Customer Experience Competency status

Arc Publishing today announced it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Digital Customer Experience Competency status in the Content Management category, which recognizes the technical proficiency and proven customer success of Arc’s digital experience platform.

Five Questions to Ask Before Changing Your Content Management System

Migrating to a new CMS is no small feat. Addressing these five questions upfront will not only improve user success but has the potential to facilitate innovation and accelerate your strategic roadmap.

4 Tracks, 60 Sessions, and 160 Speakers - Turning ChosunIlbo’s Asian Leadership Conference into a Virtual Success.

When COVID-19 eliminated any opportunity for Korea’s annual premier leadership conference to be held in-person, ChosunIlbo, Korea’s most influential daily newspaper and conference host, turned to Arc XP.

La Tercera: Replatforming to Drive Performance and Unlock Growth

To improve site performance, streamline their content creation process and unlock growth opportunities, Copesa migrated La Tercera’s site and content management to Arc XP’s digital experience platform, achieving immediate and wide-ranging results.

1:1 With Graham Media Group: Handling the Challenges of Broadcasting in a Pandemic and Building Viewer Membership.

For an industry steeped in a feet-on-the-ground, working side-by-side mentality, overcoming the challenges COVID-19 restrictions presented to TV broadcasters has been no easy feat.

International Media Investments (IMI) selects Arc Publishing digital experience platform to power portfolio of sites

UAE-based IMI selected Arc to enable digital growth for their portfolio of English news sites, starting with their flagship publication, The National, as they continue their journey to be the number one source of quality Middle East news.

‘Go to market faster’: The Washington Post’s Arc goes outside the tent for payment and data integrations

Arc’s moves fit into a broader trend of marketing platforms fitting themselves more snugly with other tools as the marketing technology ecosystem continues to mature.

Helping Clients Face Unprecedented Demand and Siloed Workforces Amid COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic roiled the world, news sites had never faced higher stakes — all-time traffic records, with disrupted remote workflows and unprecedented business pressures.

Arc Publishing releases enhancements to its turnkey subscriptions product.

The new enhancements accelerate time-to-market to monetize content and increase audience segmentation and targeting and includes integrations with industry leading CDP-provider, BlueConic, and payments orchestration platform, Spreedly.

Arc Publishing expands into Mexico with signing of El Financiero, the country’s leading financial and business publication.

With the addition of El Financiero, Arc now serves media and brands in 23 countries and amplifies Arc’s growing footprint in Latin America and Spain.

Google’s Page Experience Update: What It Is And How to Get Your Site Ready

Going beyond content quality, Google’s upcoming algorithm update is designed to rank search results based on perceived user experience including responsiveness, site design, security and page load speed.

Virtual Workshop - Understanding Google’s Page Experience Update and What It Means For You

Google’s Page Experience Update is coming May 2021. Watch our virtual workshop to learn about how the update will impact search rankings and how to make sure your site is ready.

The Washington Post to host daily, live 2020 election programming beginning Oct. 28 

The Washington Post shares its coverage details, including using Arc’s mobile video app, Broadcast, to live stream their first-of-its-kind electoral count visualization direct to The Post’s website, YouTube and Facebook channels.

Arc Publishing Now Available in the AWS Marketplace

Arc announces it is now available in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace, giving AWS customers a seamless way to experience and buy Arc’s digital experience platform through a simplified purchasing process to get to market faster.

Even in the Midst of a Pandemic, Now is the Time to Upgrade Your CMS. Here’s Why.

For all the upheaval 2020 has brought, it has also surfaced significant opportunity – and need – to forge ahead with the content platform upgrades that have long been on your roadmap or kicking off that often-talked about digital transformation.

3 Practices for Keeping Your Site Performance Fast and Stable

With online traffic surging, Arc XP offers three key practices for maintaining site performance to meet growing demand.

Semana Increases Its Digital Subscriber Base 24 Percent in 9 Days

In the last 9 days, and after the launch of the ARC platform, developed by the Washington Post and which has involved a redesign of its website and applications, SEMANA increased its digital subscriber base by 24 percent.

Report: Washington Post’s Arc Publishing On Delivering Digital Payments Choice

As online shopping and entertainment surge, consumers seek more digital payment options. PYMNTS recently talked to Arc’s Matt Monahan on how a payments orchestration layer can help businesses cost-effectively manage – and make the most of – payment integrations.

Forget About the Digital News You’ve Seen So Far

If you access the Chosun Ilbo homepage from 0 o’clock on the 1st, you can see at a glance what articles are really important, like when you open a newspaper. The Chosun Ilbo, which celebrated its 100th anniversary this year, partnered with Arc Publishing to deliver to their readers a revolutionary digital news experience.

Closing the Gap Between IT and Business in Web Content Management Selection

Web Content Management (WCM) systems selection is increasingly becoming a joint effort between IT and business, but not all organizations are fully on board giving each side an equal share. Arc VP and GM, Scot Gillespie talks about the impact siloed decision making has on WCM selection success.

How the Washington Post’s digital platform has evolved into a DX machine

What started as a home grown publishing platform, Arc Publishing has become an impressive piece of martech with content, experience and commerce all built in.

OPB Transforms Its Digital News Offering With Launch of New Website

Oregon Public Broadcasting today announced the launch of its new website, powered by Arc Publishing, offering people across the region a more accessible, enhanced OPB digital experience.

Zeus Technology to License Its Performance Adtech to Tribune Publishing

Zeus Technology, the industry-leading revenue platform from The Washington Post and sister platform to Arc, will license Zeus Performance to Tribune Publishing, one of the country’s premier news brands and long-time Arc customer.

Inside Graham Media Group’s Lightning-Fast Site Launch

When Graham Media Group transitioned to Arc XP they did so with their first site launching on the platform in eight weeks and the remaining seven sites rolling out over the course of the following two and a half weeks.

Graham Media Group: Solving For Growing Live Streaming Demand

Faced with growing live streaming demand, Graham Media Group sought a robust video streaming platform and to solve the inefficiencies of traditional live broadcasting. In Arc XP, they found solutions to both challenges.

AWS: This is My Architecture - Building a Content Management Platform With Speed At Its Core

Arc XP VP, Platform Engineering, Zach Perry, joined Amazon Web Services for their ‘This is My Architecture’ series to explain how we built Arc’s content management platform for performance and serve websites at scale.

Akamai-as-Code With The Washington Post

In this on-demand webinar, Arc and Akamai Developer teamed up to discuss how Arc uses Akamai’s DevOps capabilities to manage our infrastructure as code and simplify config management.

BP: Building a ‘Write Once, Publish Anywhere’ Culture With Arc XP

For global energy company BP, maintaining a clear internal communications strategy across the world was enormously difficult. See how Arc XP helped bring efficiency and consistency to BP’s internal communications.

Infobae: Developing Exponential Audience Growth Via Innovation and Quality Journalism

To drive site performance and continued audience growth, Infobae rebuilt their sites on Arc XP’s next gen rendering layer, PageBuilder Fusion. The results were immediate spanning performance, accessibility and SEO.

Arc Bolsters Enterprise Expansion With Deeper Integration With Akamai, Catchpoint, and MuleSoft

Arc has announced it has expanded its integration with industry-leading software from Akamai, Catchpoint, and Mulesoft, greatly enhancing its capabilities for enterprise customers worldwide.

Arc Publishing Drives Rapid Innovation and 200% Growth for Argentina’s Infobae

Arc Publishing is helping to power rapid innovation and growth for Argentina’s Infobae, one of the most read Spanish-language news sites in the world.

Arc Publishing Signs The ChosunIlbo

The Washington Post’s Arc Publishing today announced it has signed The ChosunIlbo, the largest and most influential news publication in Korea. ChosunIlbo is Arc’s first customer in Korea.

Fred Ryan and The Washington Post Are Reshaping the Future of the News

The system worked so well for the company, it created a separate entity called Arc to make the product available to other news organizations, including Tronc, the New York Daily News, The Globe and Mail and others.

Lenfest is helping to bring The Washington Post’s content management system to Philly (and beyond)

The Lenfest Institute for Journalism announced that it’s part of a new partnership with The Washington Post. That partnership will bring Arc Publishing, the Post’s content management system, to the Philadelphia Media Network.

Here’s how Arc’s cautious quest to become the go-to publishing system for news organizations is going

Arc, The Washington Post's publishing software, continues its slow march towards becoming the go-to content management system for news organizations, from modest alt-weeklies to multi-paper chains.

The World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies 2018: #8, The Washington Post

In September 2017, the Washington Post revealed that it had signed up more than 1 million digital-only subscribers, up 300% in just a year. But there's more to the company's current boom than intrepid journalism.

Matthew Monahan, director of Arc Publishing at WashPo, on speed and innovation in the newsroom

Bit by bit, we grew the business of Arc, and it's become a lucrative revenue stream for The Post. But it's also true that as a hosted SaaS platform, there are benefits to scale.

DevOps on AWS Radio: Washington Post - Patrick Cullen (Episode 14) [Podcast]

In this episode, Paul Duvall and Brian Jakovich cover recent DevOps on AWS news and speak with Patrick Cullen - a principal architect from the Washington Post - about their DevOps transformation in AWS.

How The Washington Post is building its tech platform, Arc

Arc, The Washington Post's Technology platform, is increasingly paying off for the newspaper company. Arc has signed five major publishers as clients this year. With those additions Arc supports 90 sites and apps representing 500 million monthly unique visitors.

Newsonomics: The Washington Post’s ambitions for Arc have grown — to a Bezosian scale

It is increasingly the tech stack of choice for major news publishers. But now Arc wants to be the backbone of your digital advertising and subscriptions, too.

50 Indispensable Media, Marketing and Tech Players: Shailesh Prakash

As part of his mission to transform the Jeff-Bezos-owned media property into a cutting-edge digital publisher, Prakash led development of the Arc CMS.

Washington Post’s Arc Publishing Platform Uses AWS to Transform the Broadcast Landscape

The Washington Post differentiates itself as a technological innovator in the publishing industry, including its embrace of the newest digital technologies to drive journalistic excellence and subscriber experience.

WaPo Digital Arm Getting Into Broadcast Business

The Washington Post is getting back into the broadcast business. The Post's Arc Publishing digital arm has licensed technology to Raycom.

Graham Media Group Signs Up With Arc Publishing

Arc Publishing, the Washington Post-owned video content management system, has signed its second broadcaster to utilize its services, Graham Media Group.

At Tribune Publishing, boardroom chaos could be in the rearview mirror

In an interview, the first Knight has given as CEO, he ticked off progress on a number of familiar priorities, including switching over to The Washington Post's Arc Publishing system.

Die 10 besten Redaktionssysteme bei Digitalmedien

Welche Dienstleister im Jahr 2019 bei den größten Digitalmedien zum Einsatz kommen und welche Köpfe dahinterstecken. Zum Ranking von "kress pro", dem Magazin für Führungskräfte bei Medien.

How The Washington Post Made Its Publishing Platform a Revenue Driver

Prakash describes the genesis story of Arc Publishing - initially built by the company to meet its own needs, but after realizing it had built one of the best media tech stacks in the industry, began licensing it.

The Washington Post adds subscription tools to Arc

There is a vacuum in the consumer revenue tech stack, and The Washington Post is hoping to fill it with Arc.

Arc Publishing’s Broadcast App Lets Journalists Stream Live Video To Multiple Platforms

The Washington Post’s digital publishing platform Arc Publishing is introducing a mobile app that allows journalists to stream live video to multiple sites and social platforms at the same time.

WKMG-TV bursts with livestream content during Fourth of July broadcast blowout

Throughout VIDEO 2020, Graham Media Group has collaborated with several partners including Google and YouTube, Amazon Web Services, Arc Publishing and Grabyo to leverage technologies born outside of the traditional broadcasting ecosystem.

‘Dallas Morning News’ Relaunches Website, Ups Speed And Search

The Dallas Morning News on Thursday relaunched its website, which the publisher says now loads three times faster than its previous iteration.

Bezos’s Washington Post Licenses Its Publishing Technology to BP

The energy giant’s communications team will use Arc’s software to publish articles and videos to its 70,000 employees across 250 internal websites, newsletters and a future mobile app.

Will Arc Publishing Become More Valuable Than ‘The Washington Post’?

The Washington Post’s digital content platform, Arc Publishing, licensed its technology for the first time to a company outside of the media industry: energy giant BP. The deal may be an early indication that Arc Publishing can become a more valuable business than the newspaper.

The Washington Post’s Most Valuable Asset Is Now Its Software, Thanks to Jeff Bezos

The Post expects Arc to generate an annual revenue of $100 million within the next three years and become the newspapers\'s third largest revenue stream.

Wrapping your head around the headless CMS

The Washington Post and others are building CMS technology where content's just another data source. The software, called Arc, became successful enough within the halls of The Post that the newspaper began selling it externally.

Arc Publishing Expedites Release of Live Video Streaming App

Available for use by its customers through Apple’s App Store, the app simplifies live video streaming for journalists and enables enterprise brands to connect easily with their workforce and customers.

Gray Television, Cox Media Group and Oregon Public Broadcasting adopt Arc Publishing platform

With these additions, including two of the largest broadcasting companies in the United States, Arc greatly expands its work in the broadcast industry.

Arc Publishing licenses technology to global brand BP

Arc will power the content created by BP’s communications team, providing editorial and video tools to support a communications strategy that serves more than 70,000 employees in 70 countries across 250 internal sites.

Arc Publishing deepens relationship with Amazon Web Services across sales, marketing and technical development

Arc is working with AWS to help drive new business and accelerate the sales cycle for participating independent software providers through co-selling with the AWS sales organization.

Arc Publishing introduces PageBuilder Themes, dramatically accelerating site launch and time-to-market

Arc Publishing today introduces PageBuilder Themes, a turnkey solution designed to enable publishers, broadcasters and brands to build and launch new sites in less than 30 days.

Arc Publishing unveils streaming video app Broadcast

Arc Publishing today introduced Broadcast, a first-of-its-kind mobile app that allows journalists to stream high-quality live video to multiple sites and social platforms simultaneously.

Arc Publishing unveils state-of-the-art commerce platform Arc Subscriptions

Arc Subscriptions manages every facet of the sales cycle, from registration to campaigns and offers to checkout and billing, giving clients a dynamic and agile platform.

Arc Publishing announces significant investment to support growth, expansion strategy

With this investment, Arc builds on its engineering strength, opening a dedicated engineering office in Chicago.

Arc Publishing signs Hong Kong-based Apple Daily

The Washington Post’s Arc Publishing will license technology to Apple Daily, one of the most read news sites in Asia with digital editions in Hong Kong, Taiwan, the U.S. and Canada.

Arc Publishing expands in Latin America, adding Cimeco (Clarín Group), El Comercio, La Naciόn and La Prensa

Arc Publishing will license technology to Cimeco (Clarín Group, Argentina), El Comercio (Peru), La Naciόn (Argentina), and La Prensa (Panama), making Arc the dominant news publishing platform in Latin America.

Arc Publishing signs broadcaster Graham Media Group

This is Arc’s second U.S. broadcast client in as many months, following the launch of Raycom Media in December.

DAC and The Washington Post partner to make Arc Publishing available in Japan

Utilizing its expertise and relationship with publishers in the digital advertising space, DAC will serve as the exclusive partner of Arc in Japan and will support publishers’ shift to digital-first workflows.

Arc Publishing adds Germany’s Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland as a client

Arc Publishing expands in the German market, adding new client Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland, one of the region’s largest media companies with 13 television channels and leading digital destinations.

Arc Publishing announces new client Raycom Media, entering broadcast market

The Washington Post’s Arc Publishing today announced it has licensed technology to Raycom Media, which has relaunched 42 of the company’s television and radio stations on the Arc platform.

Arc Publishing expands in South America by powering technology for ABC Color

ABC Color will license Arc’s cutting-edge technology to accelerate the news organization’s digital growth across video, mobile and distributed platforms.

Arc Publishing to license technology to Peru’s Grupo La República

The Washington Post’s Arc Publishing will license technology to Grupo La República, one of the largest print and digital media organizations in Peru.

Arc Publishing to power technology for Spain’s El País

Arc Publishing, today announced it has signed Spain’s PRISA Noticias and will power digital publishing for their flagship brand El País, the world’s leading Spanish-language daily with more than 66 million digital readers.

Arc Publishing to license technology to The Dallas Morning News

The Washington Post’s Arc Publishing will license technology to The Dallas Morning News, one of the most recognizable news brands in the U.S.

Arc Publishing enters German media market with new client MADSACK Media Group

One of the largest publishing companies in Germany, MADSACK Media Group will use Arc to power future digital products of its nationwide publishing division the RedaktionsNetzwerk Deutschland (RND).

Arc Publishing signs Advance Local

Arc Publishing, has signed Advance Local, one of the country’s largest media companies which reaches millions of people in major markets across the U.S

Arc Publishing signs Boston Globe Media Partners

Arc Publishing, The Washington Post’s software-as-a-service platform, today announces a deal with Boston Globe Media Partners to power technology for the company’s flagship brand, The Boston Globe.

Arc Publishing signs magazine publisher Bonnier Corp.

Arc will power technology for the company’s more than 30 multichannel magazine brands, which include Field & Stream, Popular Science, Saveur, and more.

The Washington Post, Lenfest Institute, and Philadelphia Media Network Announce News Technology Alliance

The new technology partnership is designed to accelerate digital innovation at the Philadelphia Inquirer and other metropolitan newspapers around the country.

Arc Publishing signs Le Parisien

The Washington Post’s Arc Publishing has signed an agreement with Le Parisien to power the publication’s digital presence.

Arc Publishing introduces white label native app

Arc Publishing, The Washington Post’s fast-growing software-as-a-service business, now offers a white label native app which gives publishers a low-lift, turnkey solution for launching a mobile app for iOS and Android devices.

Arc Publishing announces technology partnership with tronc, Inc.

Arc Publishing, The Washington Post’s fast-growing software-as-a-service business, has signed a technology partnership with tronc, Inc. to power digital publishing for its vast publishing portfolio.

Arc Publishing signs New Zealand’s largest media company

New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME) becomes the newest international client of Arc Publishing. NZME is one of New Zealand’s leading news organizations with a network of more than 80 media outlets, including iconic Kiwi brands such as The New Zealand Herald and Newstalk ZB.