Stock analysts credited yesterday's gain [of Tribune Corp's stock] to the announcement that classifieds for general merchandise from Topix.net also would be posted on Newsday.com and other Tribune Web sites. The papers' ads also would appear on the Topix.net site.
This follows Topix's announcement yesterday of powering free listings across Tribune online newspaper properties.
Team Topix is at the Newspaper Association of America convetion in Vegas this week. If you're here, stop by our booth and say hi.