Articles like this piss me off.
Advertising isn’t dead.
Apparently, though, the principals of capitalism are.
The REAL issue behind newspapers’ demise is freakin' venture capitalists. When on god’s green earth did giving away something valuable for free become a good business model? The Wall St. Journal charges for online content (AND their printed version) and they’re doing just fine...because good ol’ Rupert Murdock hasn’t forgotten that people WILL pay for something of value. And subsequently, where there are eyeballs there are advertisers.