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TAP into Denville
Denville, New Jersey
Mike Shapiro

TAP into Denville is an independently-owned local news site operating as a franchisee in the TAPinto.net network. The publisher, Michael Shapiro, also operates the TAPinto network of more than 50 independent sites, including sis sites he owns. Shapiro and his wife, Lauryn launched The Alternative Press in October 2008. In 2013-14, Shapiro converted it to a franchise model that was re-branded as TAPinto. The network provides franchisees with tech support, regional ad sales, editorial guidelines and business training in exchange for an annual fee. Revenue: Advertising