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Running head: CASE 1: USA TODAY 1 Case 1: USA Today: Innovation in an Evolving Industry Institution Name Date
CASE 1: USA TODAY 2 Case 1: USA Today: Innovation in an Evolving Industry The USA Today paper has attained speedy triumph because of its inventive plan. No other newspapers foundation had deliberated on a nationwide paper printed in smaller bits as well as interspersed with vibrant pictures attractive charts and graphs than the USA Today . The strategy adopted by the firm was intended for the sound-byte production where the users identified that the USA Today is inspirational and additional appealing than the competitors. USA Today developed from approximately 350,000 users in 1982 to about 5.9 million regular consumers in the contemporary society today (Ferrell and Hartline, 2013 ). Presently, the USA Today is still a number one print paper and the firm’s online site accomplishes to stay one of the most reputable websites for spreading information and news. Though, as the papers endeavor to be significant among practical and social variations, USA Today must cope with the developments in the media industry and endure to convey inventive information and endlessly advance their advertising plans. What opportunities in the marketing environment did Gannett seize in launching USA Today and USAToday.com? How did the company learn about and respond to these opportunities? Gannett apprehended the prospects by understanding the tendencies such as a progressively small consideration duration among a cohort cultivated on TV and a rising quest for more news and data. Neuharth supposed that users encountered a time crisis in a society where so much data is obtainable, but there exists less time to understand the material (Ferrell and Hartline, 2013 ). Neuharth’s dream for USA Today was a material basis that would offer additional update concerning more themes in a limited time. USA Today was besieged to Central America-fresh, sophisticated people who were updated on current issues and were concerned
CASE 1: USA TODAY 3 with the present proceedings (Ferrell and Hartline, 2013 ). Gannett made the regular Americans

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