Not only did the media fail to predict the rise of Donald Trump, it encouraged and rewarded a political climate where salacious content got the most attention, where the most divisive candidates wrote the headlines and those who preferred to talk issues were ignored.
Yahoo’s global digital ad revenues will continue to see declines this year, both in its search and display business, as earnings at competing digital players are expected to post historic gains, according to a recent ad spending forecast.
Revenues for North American newsstand magazines fell 13 percent for the year and 7.6 percent during 2015’s fourth quarter, accounting for near-record total industry revenue lows, according to a recent report.
Five top business editors are on a PRSA/NY panel Tuesday March 15 but it’s at the MSL Group on Hudson st. downtown rather than at Anchin, Block & Anchin in midtown, site of chapter events Dec. 8, 2015 and Jan. 19, 2016. The event is “sold out.”
The pending takeover of debt-ridden Cablevision by Altice could lower prices to subscribers. Cable execs have been living high on the hog, 300 of them getting $300K in pay while driving debt to $7.43 billion. Altice wants to shave $900M in costs and introduce the “quadruple play.”