LET’S TALK ABOUT THE BIRTH OF NEWSPAPER

Even tho we’re living in a frantic world obsessed with the digital sphere, still people who love to read the newspaper every morning with their cup of coffee instead of scrolling on social media. So what’s the origin of newspaper?

. BRIEF HISTORY

After the birth of printing press in 1440, which was invented by “JOHANNES GUTENBERG”, a German craftsman and inventor…. Finally, in 1609 the first printed newspapers were published weekly in Germany by “JOHANN CAROLUS”, a German publisher, which contained brief news bulletins. “JOHANN CAROLUS “created the newspaper in order to reach more people, as you all know in the past it wasn’t that easy to gain information.

JOHANNES GUTENBERG
JOHANN CAROLUS
FIRST NEWSPAPER

. HOW IT WAS SPREAD OUT TO THE WORLD?

Thus, as you have come to realize, newspaper is a European product, but how it was spread out to the glob? Newspaper were censored by the government and reported only foreign news, but at the time were expensive only the wealthy folks who can afford it especially in the new world, so after the English government relaxed censorship in 1695, then newspaper spread out in London, Boston and other cities worldwide….. By the1830’s high-speed presses printed 100 of papers cheaply.

. FIRST NEWSPAPERS OF 4 CONTRIES WORLDWIDE

1- MOROCCO

1860 ( Time of the Spanish colonization)

2- USA

1690

3- UK

1665

4- INDIA

1779

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