While most newspapers are trying to stake bigger claims online, one new publication is pulling material off the Internet to be printed in ink.
John Wilpers, editor in chief of BostonNow, a free weekday daily introduced last month, said he wanted to fill the paper with items that local bloggers submitted to the BostonNow Web site.
New York â€“ The audience for newspaper Web sites is growing at nearly twice the rate of the overall online audience, according to new data released today by the Newspaper Association of America. An average of more than 59 million people (37.6 percent of all active Internet users) visited newspaper Web sites each month during the first quarter, a record number that represents a 5.3 percent increase over the same period a year ago, according to Nielsen//NetRatings NetView custom analysis*. During the same time period, the overall Internet audience grew just 2.7 percent.