The democratization of information in the Internet age and clickbait as a business model

It's been a while since I wrote my last post in my series about the Internet and Journalism. Time constraints have limited me. So I am going to write shorter posts in order to up the pace a bit.

Oh, and in case you want to re-read the previous posts, here's a list of them in order:

The Internet is for data

Suspension of disbelief is critical to process data

The Internet as a disrupter on data, audio and video platforms

The deflationary impact of the Internet on incumbent business models

Cable companies now under competitive threat, beginning to hemorrhage customers

 
How do you make money on this thing?
I want to come back to a couple of things I wrote near the end of the fourth post.
As newspapers downsize under the assault of Internet-inspired revenue loss, alt...


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