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The Financial Times has become the first mainstream British newspaper to have more digital newspaper subscriptions than those buying the printed version of the newspaper. Granted, as a specialist newspaper the transitionary period was always going to be easier than that of a weekly, but nevertheless they made some very wise decisions.
Rather than taking advantage of the current boom in video content on digital platforms it seems most newspaper’s decision making executives would rather mimic their rivals over newspaper video.
Frustration is growing in the ranks of many newspaper multimedia departments. People like you and I, who changed their skills sets years ago in preparation for the digital boom, find ourselves slithering to a digital future by those with little to no multimedia experience.