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How can newspapers survive the web

More people are getting their news off the Internet, not newspapers. Will traditional newspaper survive the web. Profit margins and monetisation is very difficult on the web. what business models can newspapers use to survive the web. is the answer in paywalls, of open access and advertising. will the revenue be enough to sustain the print media as we know it.

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    Oct 13 2013: I tell you what, newspapers need better content. I was recently reading the Sun Sentinel and Miami Herald. I can tell you, without a doubt, the content was absolutely mind numbing. I have no idea where they get some of these writers, but the material could not have been more boring.

    Newspapers could still have a place in the big picture. I just don't think they try hard enough to include quality content. Maybe this isn't the case for other newspapers. I can definitely speak for the ones here in South Florida.

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