SWMS Analysis: BusinessWeek Up for Sale
Monday, July 13, 2009
Bloomberg reports today that BusinessWeek is for sale.
BW's Stephen Baker posted a brief item in his blog, which, curiously, had not drawn a single reader comment as of 12:55p EDT. BW editor-in-chief John A. Byrne declined an SWMS invitation to comment.
Is there a fundamental flaw in Business Exchange, BusinessWeek's community and content-aggregation site? InformationWeek blogger Bob Evans thinks so. In a Jun. 15 blog post, Evans observed that Google News treats any link contributed to Business Exchange as being from BusinessWeek itself.