Blog on the Run: Reloaded

Friday, July 10, 2009 8:31 pm

I’m no business whiz …

Filed under: Journalism — Lex @ 8:31 pm
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… so maybe I’m missing something obvious, but if The New York Times Co., which does not charge for content on its newspaper Web sites, is taking in $237 million a year in online revenue from its newspaper sites alone, then why can’t it do … well, pretty much whatever it wants, news-wise?

Because even as labor- and resource-intensive as journalism is, $237 million will buy quite a lot of it.

1 Comment

  1. Sounds like they need to stop wasting money printing the damn thing.

    Comment by Tony Plutonium — Friday, July 10, 2009 10:51 pm @ 10:51 pm

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