Opinion: As we adjust to online, it needs to adjust to us
Published 08/18/2010, Republic columnist
I’ve become fairly adept at reading online newspapers and periodicals. That’s a significant statement for a guy who vowed they would pry the printed page from his cold, arthritic hands.
For a long while after “online” became a catch phrase in the news business, I tried to ignore it in my personal time. In my professional life, I accepted electronic news. If online was the way to attract and hold readers, online it would be.