Longreads was founded in April 2009 by Mark Armstrong.
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Longreads in the News
Former McCann-Erickson creative chief Joyce King Thomas joins Longreads (Ad Age, August 2011)
Revision3: Website We Just Can’t Get Enough Of: Longreads (January 2011)
New York Times: Long-Form Journalism Finds an Online Friend (November 2010)
Lifehacker: “Longreads is chock full of good stuff” (October 2010)
AOL/Switched (October 2010): ”Armstrong has effectively managed to construct a massive tweet database, without sacrificing any of the streamlined brevity that makes his Twitter feed so ironically appealing.”
New York Observer: How Longreads Started (October 2010)