Digital First Media and McClatchy, the second and third-largest newspaper holding companies, are going south fast. What happened?
In just 10 slides and 2 minutes we show why newspapers capitulated to digital and what can be learned from it
Too much of the news web is a remix – because good journalism costs money
2015 – a new era in news begins. Just as cable television created a new product cycle in media, introducing brands like Discovery and CNN and HBO, so new digital brands like Vox and Buzzfeed and Reddit are rising on the Internet
There is a level of fixed cost to newspaper publishing below which the business cannot be sustained
In 2018, more daily newspapers, by now out of cash and ideas, will be published only on Sundays, with news updates on online editions during the rest of the week
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