In Patch redesign, more focus on users — and less on editors (Laura Hazard Owen/paidContent)
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In Patch redesign, more focus on users — and less on editors — Aol's struggling hyperlocal community site Patch is rolling out a redesign intended to encourage more social networking and discussion between members. The changes also reduce reliance on paid editors and freelance writers.
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