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A little over a year ago, I wrote an article here outlining the latest trends and advancements in our newspaper industry. At that time, I went into the assignment eyes wide open and full of enthusiasm, being provided the opportunity to write about … more
When I daydream about the world of tomorrow, my mind immediately goes to old Popular Science magazines with cover stories about flying cars and wondrous devices. But ask most journalists about the future, and a look of demoralized panic will wash … more
Last year’s PRINT event saw 16,500 attendees. (Photo courtesy of APTech) Printing professionals and exhibitors are invited to attend this year’s PRINT event at Chicago’s McCormick Place Oct. 3 to 5. Administered by the Association for Print … more
Illustration by Meredith Ewell Success can be measured in many ways. On most occasions, it’s measured by a number. In the newspaper industry, success perhaps means having the largest circulation or the most page views. Maybe those numbers mean … more
A fact of publishing life in 2019 is that most of us continue to struggle to maintain circulation and advertising revenue. Some properties are less fortunate than others, and many have found that commercial printing helps keep the bottom line up and … more
In May, New York Times executive editor Dean Baquet spoke before the INMA World Congress of News Media audience and shared his dismal prediction concerning the future of journalism—that most local newspapers were going to die in the next five … more
In the wake of the 2016 presidential election, the press received some rather harsh criticism about its national coverage. Type in “press failures of 2016,” and Google will unkindly deliver a long list of critical analysis about the media and … more
Repair, rebuild, buy used or buy new? Several questions come to mind when we are looking to maintain or upgrade our current printing capabilities. We all want the latest and greatest equipment. With many properties consolidating, it’s now provided … more
Years ago, a great portion of readers sought out newspapers because they were filled with coupons, job listings and apartment ads. Now, a majority of readers are searching online for those needs. This new atmosphere has made it more challenging for … more
The ING Leadership Networking Summit will take place at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront. Many years back, I attended a NEXPO show in Las Vegas. I wandered down a pathway behind one of the displays and instead of meeting up with excited vendors … more
Today’s news publishers are facing difficult situations, among them selecting the best membership model suited for their consumers. One anticipated model that made its appearance earlier this year was Apple News+, the successor to Texture, which … more
Illustration by Meredith Ewell Facebook. No word has confounded and frustrated journalists more over the past few years than the name of Mark Zuckerberg’s powerful social media engine, which jumps effortlessly from a platform used to share baby … more
[metaslider id="197293"] On a day that typically honors professional journalists from around the world, this year’s announcement of the Pulitzer Prize winners on April 15 broke from tradition by first recognizing the staff of the Eagle Eye student … more
Today’s press controls are a complex mix of mechanical and electronic components that can challenge even the most experienced electrician. While drive controls have come a long way and are much more reliable, the complexity adds another layer of … more
[metaslider id="197021"] More than 400 people attended the America East News Media and Technology Summit in Hershey, Pa. April 1 to 3. Administered by the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association (PNA), this year’s show focused on networking and … more
“I am laid off. I put up my little lay-off tweet and watch my mentions, inbox, private messages, and WhatsApp go straight to hell. Mostly people are very nice, and send their well wishes and job suggestions.” That’s what Emily Tamkin wrote in … more
As our industry continues to transform and shift, one thing remains the same: the amount of talent growing in our newsrooms. This year’s list of young newspaper professionals moving our industry forward showcases a wide range of skills. From … more
When Seattle Times Co. president Alan Fisco kicked off 2019 with an editorial reflection on the past year, he listed lessons the news organization had learned and how he planned to leverage those lessons in the New Year. Among those initiatives was … more
The business of newspapers is no longer competitive. While most towns may still have a local community newspaper, very few have two. Now, the culture is more collaborative, with publishers willing to work together, and share both their challenges … more
The Hershey Lodge and Convention Center will host this year’s America East. America East is set to return April 1-3 in Hershey, Pa. at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center. Administered by the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association (PNA), more than … more
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