What is the lowest circulation point an indigenous Scottish national newspaper can fall to before it becomes economically unsustainable to keep printing? The answer may soon be revealed after the latest round of ABCs revealed troubling numbers for Scotland’s big super-regionals. Continue reading “Scottish newspaper ABCs: Just how low can they go?”
Okay. Take a look at the two screengrabs below. Two stories, about virtually identical topics, told a month apart. Continue reading “Spot the difference in Daily Record story treatments”
It’s been a long time since I was regularly blogging. In fact, it’s almost five years since I wrote my last blog for The Drum, looking at the state of the Scottish media in the early 2010s.
It’d be nice to say that things had improved in that time. Or at the very least, that things hadn’t particularly changed. But the sad truth, of course, is that the Scottish media is in a more perilous state than ever. Continue reading “Duck and Cover”