Paywalls & Social Media

Meghan Peters reports on the use of paywalls:

 

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The recent launch of The New York Times paywall has prompted debates about the viability and fairness of paying for news online. Are publications unrealistic about subscription prices? Should the community rally to support journalism? Is it worth paying for?

But the biggest question that lingers in an everyday web reader’s mind is much simpler: “Will clicking on this link bring me to a story?”

Continue reading:

http://mashable.com/2011/04/12/paywalls-social-media-strategy/

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