Sunday, April 4, 2010

Johnston Press paywall 'failure' proves the publisher is not up to the job

Roy Greenslade writes:

o Johnston Press has quietly dismantled the paywalls at the six local papers the company selected three months ago in an experimental trial.

According to reports from the six papers, there was negligible take-up from readers. They were not prepared to pay £5 for a three-month subscription (the equivalent of 40p per week).

}}} full story {{{

No comments: