I will get at why in a bit, but first I want to talk about statistics.
Arts & entertainment news
Baseball box scores
And that works great in a world of media scarcity.
This was inevitable, a function of abundance. Stop blaming Google, Facebook, Craigslist, etc.
This. Was. Inevitable.
The people who want to pay for that are in the long tail.
It’s not going to happen.
You. Cannot. Do. That. At. Scale. It is the enemy.
Trying to be general interest in a world of abundance is a fool’s errand.
But our nostalgia for the glory days (if those even existed - it was more an economic reality than a coverage reality) is killing our sense of what is possible.
Starting with the idea that small is not only OK but probably good and (perhaps best!) seems like start of something revolutionary to me.