And it’s getting worse!
“…it’s clear that the broken system is ad-driven media on the internet. It simply doesn’t serve people. In fact, it’s not designed to. The vast majority of articles, videos, and other “content” we all consume on a daily basis is paid for — directly or indirectly — by corporations who are funding it in order to advance their goals. And it is measured, amplified, and rewarded based on its ability to do that. Period. As a result, we get…well, what we get. And it’s getting worse.”
Got 3 minutes today? Read THIS.
“We believe people who write and share ideas should be rewarded on their ability to enlighten and inform, not simply their ability to attract a few seconds of attention.”
Radio’s not so different today.
Our content, all of our content, should be judged on our ability to entertain and inform — to engage our listeners.
If you think most of what you offer now between your songs hits either target, I’d like to hear your station.
We need to be honest with ourselves before we can begin to be honest about the product we offer to our listeners.