Articles about "State of the Media"


‘State of News Media’ Signals that Insubstantial Newspapers Require Reinvestment as Revenue Returns

After seven years of co-authoring the newspaper chapter of the “State of the News Media” report, I have maxed out on death and dying as a frame of reference.  So I led the latest treatment of newspapers with this variation:… Read more
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‘State of News Media’ Documents Decline, Spots 6 Trends for Reinvention

The Project for Excellence in Journalism is out with its annual “State of the News Media” report, chronicling three of the four most important aspects of news today: what’s being lost, what’s currently replacing it and how audiences are
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State of the Media 2009 Signals Need for Citizen Media

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The Project for Excellence in Journalism’s annual State of the Media 2009 report released this week has a clear message: most existing news media are in trouble. But in the special sections, and fine print, there are suggestions that could … Read more

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Shirky, State of the Media Make the Case for Risk

Avoiding risk is a risk we can no longer afford.

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If you find yourself debating a new approach to news, consider the similar conclusions of two very different reports.

In a post to his blog on Friday night, NYU … Read more

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Cable Grows Audience, Advertising While Other Media Decline

The big media story of the decade is supposed to be the inexorable movement from print to digital, but there is a ringer attracting both audience and advertising as most news media suffer — cable television.
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State of the Media 2008: Decoupling Blues

By Rick Edmonds
Media Business Analyst

Advertising takes center stage in the fifth edition of the State of the News Media report, released Monday by the Project for Excellence in Journalism.

The heart of the problem, especially for newspapers, is … Read more

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State of the News Media 2007: Down in the Valley, with Lots of Company

Last spring, a young newspaper executive impressed me with a prophetic metaphor. The newspaper industry, she said, is entering a valley of economic hardship. And the hills on the other side are several years away.

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State of the News Media 2006: Skimpy Rations

How has your diet of news been lately? Do you find yourself eating several meals, grazing the rest of the day, but still going to bed hungry for high-fiber news content?


My colleagues at the Project for Excellence in Journalism, whose … Read more

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State of the Media 2005: New Roles for News

The encyclopedic State of the News Media, 2005, second in an annual series, hits the electronic street today. It has the facts you expect to find in a solid reference work but some facts that are surprising as well.


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