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Why newspaper paywalls are still a bad idea

May 2, 2012

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Media industry research shows that more and more newspapers are implementing paywalls, possibly inspired by the launch of a “metered” wall at the New York Times earlier this year. Frederic Filloux argues in a blog post at The Monday Note that the metered approach can have benefits for papers that implement it, by boosting revenue […]

10 Newspapers That Do It Right 2012

March 19, 2012

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by: Kristina Ackermann This year, Editor & Publisher once again placed an open call for readers to submit their ideas, projects, and new ways of thinking that are helping them push through the difficult economic climate and put some dollars back in their wallets, and once again we were impressed with the results. Publishers from […]

The Future of Print Is … Print

March 19, 2012

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by: Nu Yang Even though today’s reader wants to find the latest headlines immediately with just a click of a button, Britain’s satirical newspaper Private Eye has stuck by the phrase “hot off the press” for 50 years. The newspaper doesn’t publish online — if you want to read its content, you have to buy […]

News paywalls ‘gaining acceptance’

March 15, 2012

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AFTER two decades of free access, consumers are starting to accept the reality of paywalls and paid content just as they now accept paying for premium television channels. STUART MCEVOY Steve Rubel, left, Campbell Reid and Russel Howcroft at the forum in Melbourne yesterday But New York-based global strategist Steve Rubel said some media companies […]

News Executives and the Future

March 5, 2012

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America’s news executives are hesitant about many of the alternative funding ideas being discussed for journalism today and are overwhelmingly skeptical about the prospect of government financing, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism in association with the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) and the Radio […]

The Search for a New Business Model

March 5, 2012

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The Industry Looking Ahead March 5, 2012 Given the uncertainties of the moment, we asked the newspaper officials to project what their industry might look like five years down the road. There were a variety of answers. The most common scenario was that the newspaper would be printed and delivered to people’s homes less frequently, […]