From Platform to Participant

“If I can meet with a sober man that has a counter-tenor voice, I can help him to a place worth thirty pound the year or more.”

Like the early web, early newspapers had some hurdles to overcome. In the UK, government regulation (censorship) made running a newspaper basically impossible until the 17th century. Even then, the majority of the general public couldn’t read. Words were still a pretty disruptive format.



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