Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Uh-oh, Where Did Those Newspaper Web Ads Go?

File this under "It can always get worse." Amid the constant stream of circulation declines, vanishing ads and staff reductions that have afflicted print newspapers, some major publishers are seeing online-revenue declines for the first time.

Tribune Co., Lee Enterprises and E.W. Scripps all reported declines in web advertising during the most recent quarter, a worrying development in an industry that has been able to count on the uninterrupted growth of its websites during a period in which it has been able to count on little else. [Click for MORE] Sphere: Related Content