Engaged Reading Digest: the subscriptions edition
Five reads on subscriptions and membership models, to give you some hope about the future of journalism.
Apple News+: first thoughts
Quick first impressions of the launch of Apple News+
New business models for journalism
Journalism needs a new business model. Hell, it need many new models. Here's a bunch of them from news:rewired
The Spectator is harnessing digital to get record print sales
This is rather spectacular: Spectator subscriptions are at an all-time high, but not only that — print subscriptions are, too. Here’
Compass News: the latest attempt to build a Netflix for news
There’s a new journalism aggregator in town, called Compass – and it’s attempting to be a Netflix for news.
Coffee and newspapers: a business model blend
Richard Horgan: From north of the border, a rather interesting new revenue experiment. Canada’s largest newspaper, the Toronto Star,
Can we be honest about user data?
You know, the publishing business might not be doing itself any favours with its fervent opposition to the Apple subscription
Some Afternoon Coffee Links
A couple of interesting links, that make an excellent *aperitif *to my last post: - [The Newsonomics of Apple/Press+
A Little Devil's Advocacy on iPad Subs
The whole discussion about the charging structure for subscriptions that Apple announced earlier in the week has left me rather