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Paywalls: Newspapers should make themselves more valuable, not more costly

A thoughtful reader has taken issue with my last post, which argued that paywalls are a poor solution to the newspaper industry’s twin troubles of declining circulation and declining revenue.  You can read his defense of paywalls in his well-written … Continue reading

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Paywalls are not the answer

In the newspaper industry’s quest to restore declining revenues and circulation the concept of erecting paywalls has gathered some steam over the last year or so.  It will not work, on either front. The logic behind a paywall goes like … Continue reading

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