By: Shara Tibken | CNET
Google makes more money from advertising than all U.S. print publications combined, according to a new study from German statistics company Statista.
The company found Google generated $20.8 billion in ad revenue in the first six months of 2012, while the whole U.S. print media industry — newspapers and magazines — made only $19.2 billion.
Google is reporting world-wide revenue, no? Google looks to hook 41% of all $37 billion in digital ad revenue in the US in 2012 http://www.emarketer.com/newsroom/index.php/digital-ad-spending-top-37-billion-2012-market-consolidates/ That is $15 billion compared with print ad revenue of $40+ billion. Let’s keep a little perspective here …