Jeff Bezos’s purchase of The Washington Post has caught our collective attention. We’re eager to see what the Internet entrepreneur, “digital native,” and boundary-breaking trailblazer with a track record for building new business models in unknown frontiers will do with the Post. Some relegate newspapers to has-beens, lumping them together with physical bookstores—relics of the pre-digital age. But others are hopeful that with Bezos’s bold leadership and understanding of consumer buying habits and online advertising, a break-through business model will emerge to invigorate the Post, and become a model to carry other newspaper companies into the future.
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