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27). Innovations in printing, combined with the interest that was generated by current events, created increased readership and a need for more consistent reporting.
According to Dietrich (2010), the political events that surrounded the American Revolution changed the nature of the newspaper industry. Until this time, newspapers consisted primarily of notices of events and advertisements. However, with the interest that was generated in the politics of the colonies versus the British government, reporting began to arise in which the political events were related in story form. Stories of the war began to be printed for the public that was greatly interested in what was occurring. The period from the end of the American Revolutionary War until the 1850’s saw a rise in partisan writing as the partisan press era dominated the newspaper industry. They battles between the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists were fought within the press as positions were declared and sides were taken. However, during the 1850’s the newspaper industry found it could increase its circulation by creating pieces that were more unbiased than within partisan based writings. The objective of increased readership to promote profit provided for newspaper writing that no longer took a political stand, but reported
Freedoms Journal was the first African American newspaper. It was first published in 1827 and was followed by as many as forty other African American publications. The North Star, a publication begun by Fredrick Douglas in 1847, was dedicated to the cause of abolition. It was titled The North Star because the slaves who escaped captivity used the north star as a guiding light(LaRose & Straubhaar, 2009, p. 95).
The first Native American Press was begun in 1828 with the Cherokee Phoenix which was put out in 1828. However, it was only a year later when the American government, founded on the principles of the Declaration of Independence which
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Globalization can be in terms of politics, culture, ideologies, people and economic activities (Boli & Lechner, 2004). It is considered that globalization is just another name of Westernization but there's more to it than the golden age of the West. The globalization in the West has led to better living standards and tremendous educational and economic reforms.
Various factors inhibit the significance of the newspaper industry in developed economies. The report ascertains that modern technology especially the internet is demeaning the significance of the newspaper industry in the developed economies in a great way.
The data below shows expenditures on radio and newspaper advertisement together with profit generated for last year for 45 branches by the organization.
Body shock ltd used an average of 7573.07 pounds to advertise using radio last year in five branches.
Some experts in the industry believe that the net signifies the end of newspapers, telling from the suffering readership and circulation that was experienced as the internet gained popularity (Teeling, 2007), while others argue that the internet's power to supply accurate up to date information is greatly reliant on newspapers as they make up the single largest information collection vehicles in most cities across the world (Hughes, 2006).
Later they turned out to be known figures on the lanes of regal American cities. The town shouters were predecessors of the modern advertisers who deliver radio and TV commercial. As the market expanded in the 19th century, advertising flourished alongside. In the U.S., the success of this ‘advertising’ set-up finally resulted in the enlargement of mail-order advertising. In 1841, the initial advertising group was set up by Volney Palmer in Boston.
More number of function words was used in the first article compare to the second article. Function words were described in the 3rd page of class #2: Words and Word Classes. The usage of determiners, definite and indefinite articles, personal pronouns, demonstrative pronouns, etc., were used more in first article.
The 1990s came in with a lot of new media outlets which included electronic and other automated forms of communication. Computers, internet, mobile phones and other devices radically affected newspapers in terms of numbers