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What went wrong?
Secure in their profits, the Globe and other newspapers underestimated the impact of the Web
Boston Globe - Boston, Mass.
Subjects: United States; Publishing industry; Advertising
Author: Weisman, Robert
Date: Apr 12, 2009
Start Page: G.1
Section: Business
Abstract (Document Summary)

"The newspaper business was a victim of its enormous success," Mutter said. Because their revenues continued to grow up to 2005, about 10 years after most people heard about the Internet, they put very little effort and energy into trying to imagine how the world might change and what their position would be in a changed world.

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