Best Industries for Starting a Business in 2012

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Internet Publishing

Internet publishing continues to thrive as more people go online for information and entertainment. The industry grew 11.4% annually between 2007 and 2012, and to pick up from there. Between 2012 and 2017, it should grow at a 16.2% clip, reaching $72 billion. Within the industry, online video will be the fastest-growing segment. Exhibit A: Sites like Hulu, that attract advertisers by requiring viewers to sit through commercials before they can view the content they crave. See more