Howard Kurtz examines the strength of The New York Times Digital Paywall:
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Digital access to the Gray Lady will soon start at $15 every four weeks. Howard Kurtz on the newspaper’s plan to get affluent readers to pay while not shutting out the masses. Read about it (free!) here.
The New York Times has put a price tag on its journalism, or at least some of it: $15 every four weeks.
That’s how much it will cost you to keep reading the Times online after you’ve clicked on 20 articles a month. Unless you’re already a home subscriber, the paywall will drop with a thud.