Sky News launches digital platform, 2600

Sky News has launched a digital-first brand and content platform, 2600.

The announcement:

Sky News has announced the launch of 2600, a new digital-first brand and content platform for political enthusiasts, keeping them in-the-know on the latest breaking news and events from the nation’s capital this election year.

The unique online political newsletter, sent at 6am each weekday, combines exclusive stories, breaking news and expert analysis for a rare insight into democracy in action from Parliament House. Users can register for free at skynews.com.au/2600.

Each weekday morning registered users will receive an email brief from award-winning Sky News Political Editor David Speers detailing the day’s political agenda and what’s making news.

Leading Sky News political journalists David Speers, Kieran Gilbert, Laura Jayes, Annelise Nielsen and Tom Connell will regularly contribute tailored content to the new digital platform– a critical resource for anyone interested in the machinations of Australian policy and politics.

The digital platform will also feature exclusive podcasts including interviews with politicians, business leaders and national agenda-setters, live and on-demand analysis and interviews, videos, and the political week in pictures.

Sky News Political Editor David Speers says the platform is designed to reach new audiences through bespoke digital-first content. “This newsletter will lay out the day’s political agenda and dissect the major talking points on issues impacting all Australians.

“Politics affects our entire ecosystem – from business to housing, healthcare, education and defence. 2600 is a must-read to get across the key details and decisions coming out of Canberra that impact our lives.”

Don’t miss a single moment this election year, register for the free 2600 newsletter at www.skynews.com.au/2600 for your daily digest of what will be making news today, direct from Australia’s most powerful postcode.

Adam Marsters has been appointed as 2600 Editor. You can contact him at 2600@skynews.com.au.

Sky News operates a national digital news network skynews.com.au, reaching millions of Australians each month. Exclusive breaking news and audio-visual journalism delivers more than 10 million monthly video views on digital platforms and millions more across a syndicated news ecosystem including News Corp Australia masthead websites such as The Australian, The Daily Telegraph, Herald Sun, The Courier-Mail and The Advertiser and news.com.au.

Source: Sky News


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