Remember, folks–it’s all about the numbers.
In the news biz, the “numbers” means how many readers, viewers, or listeners you get. These numbers reveal the seemingly “life-or-death” struggle of various media entities to survive in the ever changing world of gathering and reporting information.
The video below is a preview of Page One: Inside The New York Times–a film that looks at the struggles of print media versus online content.
For those who are curious, let’s take a look at both sides of the coin and see who is leading the race to be the proverbial top of the heap.
First, let’s take a look at the top selling newspapers in the country. Some of those titles may be surprising to you.
Now that the ink is dry on that list, take a look who reigns supreme in the cable news wars. Spoiler alert: it appears that Fox has a lock on those numbers, as these latest ratings reveal.
Just the facts, folks…