Tuesday, April 28, 2009

VOANews: the Web and Newspapers

VOAVideo: Small Newspapers Look For Ways To Survive

The San Francisco Chronicle, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, all are major U.S. Newspapers in financial trouble. The owners of two of those big dailies have threatened to close down, as happened to newspapers this year in Denver and Seattle. As big city newspapers struggle to survive, industry experts say many small community newspapers around the country are doing fine. Jeff Swicord visited a small weekly serving a suburban community to learn why.

VOANews: How the Web Could Save Newspapers, or Kill Them
On THIS IS AMERICA: Publishers search for ways to redesign an industry that helped incite the American Revolution.

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