|Purpose||To inform and entertain||To apply information; to provide professional support||To communicate research and scholarly ideas|
|Author||Journalists, Freelance writers, Essayists, Bloggers||Practitioners in the industry and field, occasionally scholars translating research to practice||Scholars and academics at research institutions|
|Format||Magazines, Newspapers, Blogs||Trade journals and trade magazines||Academic journals|
Practitioners in the field [Note: useful to students researching application and professional practice]
|Other scholars, students researching the latest research|
|Frequency||Daily, Weekly, Monthly, Bi-Monthly||Weekly, Monthly, Bi-Monthly, Quarterly, Semi-Annually, Annual||Quarterly, Semi-Annually, Annual|
|Examples||Forbes, Wall Street Journal, Economist, Time, Buzzfeed||AdAge, Harvard Business Review, Oil & Gas Journal||
Journal of Accounting Literature, Marketing Research
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