BuzzFeed: Old Media's Given Up On Young Stupid People

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 10, 2013 9:56 AM
Two items by Andrew Beaujon at Poynter are interesting when put side by side. At a conference in Cannes, the Guardian reports, BuzzFeed President Jon Steinberg said that “We feel strongly that traditional media have given up on young people” and that news organizations should focus on sharing throughout their processes. They need to stop the old model of "very boring news" geared for Google searches and focus on shares in social media.