Click it. Scan it. Swipe it. Close it. There’s no real reason to read it, because you tell yourself, “Oh, I can come back to this later.” Electronic print, or digital media, allows us to skim a lot of information without actually retaining it. A glimpse, it seems, is not enough time to imprint the data on the ol’ cerebral cortex in order to recall it later.
Print is Not Dead Yet
Here’s how to use the power of print in the digital age.