Proof That Social Media Is Killing Print Magazines

When I quit my corporate job to start my business, the first thing I did was call the vice president of public relations at the company I was leaving and ask her how to get good PR. She referred me to a veteran in the industry who broke the devastating news that my business was not newsworthy. I had great ideas, she said, but in order to appeal to the media, I had to back them up with some substance that was worthy of an appearance between their very expensive pages. That was then. This is now.

Proof That Social Media is Killing Print Magazines
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Question: If print magazines are dying, how are you planning to get the word out about your products and services to the masses? Do you believe that The Media Is Y-O-U?

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