Rewarding good subscriber content is not the same as rewarding clickbait
The Telegraph's plan to incentivise subscriber-friendly content doesn't look like clickbait payments, whatever Twitter says
Engaged Reading Digest: the subscriptions edition
Five reads on subscriptions and membership models, to give you some hope about the future of journalism.
Ghost 3.0 has built-in membership and paywall tools to build engaged journalism sites
Ghost 3.0 upgrades the content management system to a full membership platform, with the ability to easily add paid subscribers.
Paywalls promote misinformation
If all high-quality news becomes paywalled - what will fill the void left behind?
CMSes are integrating paywall tech
Paywalls are getting easier to implement, as they get integrated into content management systems.
How the Financial Times measures quality reads
The Financial Times is driving paying subscribers through smart use of analytics to monitor what they care about.
Paywalls and Analytics
Paywalls need love, too. Unless you're tracking your analytics, you won't know if they're pitched correctly.
Rouven Leuener: Paygates not Paywalls for supporting journalism
For all the praise heaped on the NYT, its paywall model won't work for smaller audiences. Switzerland's NZZ is trying something more sophisticated.
Are we really going to do the "news bundle" conversation yet again?
Oh, look the "iTunes/Spotify/Netflix for news" idea is on its annual outing.
Medium hunting for a magazine acquisition — and a sustainable business model
Is Medium slowly becoming the Huffington Post circa 2008? It's hunt for more content suggests it might be.