IT publishing and journalism has remained pretty much the same for quite some time – if we leave blogging as “non-traditional” journalism out of the picture. About ten years ago, the publishing industry went into a major change with the evolution of the Internet to mass-communication medium. Five years later it learned how to survive the initial Internet-hype by trimming content and quality and giving the term “restructuring” a whole new dimension.
Omid Rahmat, General Manager and Publisher of Tom’s Hardware Guide, believes the IT publishing industry is in the midst of its next major shift to be able to adapt itself to changing IT industry trends, surfacing competitive pressures and growing reader needs.
Here are Omid’s thoughts on how tech publishing may change in the not too distant future: omid.tomshardware.com