Theres a disconnect that exists between digital and analog photography at the moment. Many photo enthusiasts barely make prints anymore, if at all. Putting photos to paper makes them tangible and take away some of the assumptions people often make when looking at photos online.
It sounds a bit crazy, I know, but Ive found it to be true. Give it a try. Chances are, if the photo is good, youll get the whole you took this with your phone? reaction that youre looking for.