From our Death by a Thousand Paper Cuts desk
For the past few years, the hardreading staff has unhappily tracked the knee-buckling declines in the Boston Globe’s daily print circulation, while the Boston Business Journal’s redoubtable Don Seiffert has chronicled the Globe’s halting digital subscriptions.
But we were totally unprepared for William Turvill’s piece the other day in the UK’s Press Gazette.
Top 25 US newspaper circulations: Print sales fall another 12% in 2022
Our top 25 ranking, based on figures shared by the Alliance for Audited Media (AAM), shows that The Wall Street Journal and New York Times retain the largest daily print circulations in the US.
Gannett’s USA Today keeps third place, but is close to seeing its print circulation fall below Jeff Bezos’s Washington Post.
Here’s the top part of AAM’s newspaper circulation chart.
Boston Globeniks: We’re Number 14! We’re Number 14!
Everyone else: Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.
All due respect.