Myths and realities of newspapers


John F. Sturm , president of the Newspaper Associate of America posts an open letter on these myths and realities about newspapers

1. Myth: No one reads newspapers anymore.

2. Myth: Young people no longer read newspapers.

3. Myth: Newspaper readership is tanking.

4. Myth: Many newspapers are going out of business.

5. Myth: Newspaper advertising doesn’t work.

6. Myth: There are no creative options in newspapers.

7. Myth: If newspapers close, you will still be able to get news from other sources.

Go here for the realities.

But seriously, 7 myths? Couldn’t he come up with another three? Doesn’t he ever watch Dave Letterman? Hello!


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