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Michael Wolff Says Aggregration is the Future of Journalism

After viewing Michael Wolff’s video about where he feels journalism and new media is heading on his Web site Newser.com, I became relieved that somebody had the guts to push the envelope in this never-ending debate on the state of journalism. I agree that journalism is headed towards aggregation but I don’t feel that it will completely destroy companies such as the Wall street Journal or the New York Times because some people will always trust a hard copy from a familiar name.

BUT….

The majority of today’s readers/ viewers have a hectic and fast-paced lifestyle and so how, where and how long they pay attention to their news source is reflecting that more and more. So, to combat this editors and staff across the country are downsizing as we know, however few have been bold enough to have companies that solely focus on online media because a few research studies have shown that revenue can declined.

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