Giving Content Away For Free Online To Become Profitable

Mark Glaser reports on French media site OWNI:

 

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Most content sites in the U.S. have two ways of making money: charging for subscriptions or running advertising (or both). But a French site, OWNI.fr, has found an unusual business model for a site with no ads and no subscriptions — that’s also profitable. How do they do it? Their main business is doing web development and apps for media companies and institutions.

Continue reading:

http://www.pbs.org/mediashift/2011/03/how-french-site-owni-profits-by-giving-away-its-content070.html

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