;This Week in Magazines. Why We Pay for a Stale Bagel, not Online News Content


Seems the real issue is, which format do we prefer to digest the media? Contrary to such biased opinions we read (online of course), there is a certain creature comfort in holding a dormant paper magazine. It allows a more private and intimate visit with the story, not to mention the gluttonous luxury of eating gooey snacks with no key-jam worries.

To compete with freebies though is an impossible situation. How do the print wizards build a model that is 100% advertiser supported? Or do the net folks charge a little cash to shore up the field?. I suspect both sides are working frantically and hope we, the audience are not left holding the bag…
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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