Some folks within the newspaper industry would like you to mourn for them. While I still love the smell of newsprint and love professional journalism, the industry is one that I’m forever thankful for getting the boot from. I’m not going to go on again about it… my previous posts here, here, here and here pretty much cover it!
However with the irrefutable progression of time and evolution of technologies, the once dominant newspaper industry appears to have succumbed to the universal phenomenon, the internet. With its worldwide reach, ease of accessibility and popularity amongst an evident tech savvy youth, the newspaper industry has suffered a dramatic decline in circulation and advertising expenditure, posing the resounding question “is there a future for newspapers?” From the Infographic: The Newspaper Decline