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Posts on ‘October 31st, 2006’

Declining Newspaper Circulation's Silver Lining

With newspaper circulation continuing its near free-fall, Alan Mutter suggests that a significant portion of the decline results directly from the industry’s long-term, and arguably long-overdue, initiative to eliminate inefficient vanity and promotional circulation. Interesting take on the situation. We’ll see if the predicted flattening of the numbers does occur before too much longer.


Many thanks to Dan Kennedy for his long and kind article in the current Commonwealth Magazine, in which he accurately captures my main goal: “to help the nascent citizen-journalism movement raise its standards and boost its influence, while also helping mainstream media organizations use technology to reach out to what he likes to call the […]