The decline of UK journalism (and what it means for your business)

The decline of UK journalism (and what it means for your business)

An independent review revealed this week that UK journalism is in freefall. Meanwhile,┬áif you have a business and you'd like it to grow, the press is an obvious place to look to build awareness. But you need to understand the state of the press and the pressures journalists are now under, in order to communicate effectively with them. What the review found The independent review into the future of high-quality journalism in the UK, chaired by Dame Frances Cairncross, revealed that: - Total press industry revenues declined by more than half over the last ten years - The number of full-time journalists has fallen by over 25% since 2007 - A quarter of all regional and local newspapers have closed in the past decade These stats are not good news…
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