Key quote: "We have a strong position that makes it relatively straightforward for us to have a subscription model, and I don’t see any reason why that can’t be replicated in other categories like consumer categories, for example. But you have got to have that quality and uniqueness." And how much journalism really falls into that category?
Sounds like essential reading for journalists looking to become entrepreneurs…
Vast picture library from the magazine goes online. Fascinating.
The revenue crisis in publishing is pushing pay walls back onto the agenda – this is a good, level-headed take on it.
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Adam has been a blogger for over 20 years, and a journalist for more than 25. He currently works as a consultant and trainer, helping people do better, more engaged online journalism.