Who’s on top in the news biz?
Posted by Buzz Beeler on 17th May 2018
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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.

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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…