How Newspapers can become relevant in a Web 2.0 world | The Next Wave in Dayton Ohio

I don’t usually cross post from my business site- but since I have so many readers in the Dayton Daily News media center- I thought you might be interested in how Cox should be saving your jobs… but has no clue.

The prognosis is not good for newspapers, when in fact, they should be kicking butt, but, these mass creators of content are totally clueless…. continue reading:

How Newspapers can become relevant in a Web 2.0 world | The Next Wave in Dayton Ohio

I grew up in the business- and I know a little about both reporting news and making it. I also know something about what advertisers really want. Unfortunately, I still read the DDN cover to cover every day- and hope, deeply- that you start showing signs of intelligent life down there sometime soon.

If you want to know why Dayton is writhing in self pity, look at your lame “news” paper and cry. Arresting a drunk guy in Troy isn’t news that matters. Nor is what Forbes says.

Time to wake up- before you’re all jobless.

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