Yahoo Distributing Gawker Blog Content

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The portal company will include stories from Gawker Media blogs throughout its network of sites.

Yahoo builds on its efforts to include blog content alongside news stories by inking a deal with Nick Denton’s Gawker Media, Reuters reported. Financial terms were not disclosed about the agreement.

Blogs like Gawker, Defamer, Wonkette, and Gizmodo will be part of the initial distribution package. Yahoo could add content from other Gawker properties, though we’d be pretty surprised if Fleshbot started showing up in Yahoo 360’s social networking pages.

Gawker has been playing up the Judy Miller situation with the New York Times, offering a decorated “Good Bye Judy” yellowcake as a prize in its Millerpalooza sweepstakes. An unnamed corporate lawyer won, but politely declined to answer a number of media related questions Gawker posed yesterday. That post went up yesterday and among those speculations were a couple that could be seen as very ironic today:

i. When will Denton cash out of Gawker Media?
j. (Related: And what then becomes of us?)

David Utter is a staff writer for WebProNews covering technology and business. Email him here.

Yahoo Distributing Gawker Blog Content
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