Myths of newspapers editorial series from ASNE
Newspapers are finding ways to adapt to new technologies while maintaining their role as kings of original reporting.
Journalism today is encouraging interactivity with community members, and newspapers benefit their communities by bringing awareness to corruption and secrecy in government.
There’s a lot of junk journalism out there, and it feeds the public’s sense that “the media” are high on agenda and low on ethics.
When relevance is calculated purely by numbers, there’s little doubt the newspaper industry – while smaller and less profitable than it once was – remains utterly relevant in the lives of many Americans.
Advertising revenue and print circulation may be down, but reports that many newspapers would go out of business has been proven false.