Chicago Tribune Launches ‘Paywall’ That’s More Like a Membership Plan

The big news this week out of Chicago is that the Chicago Tribune is putting the “pay” in paywall starting Nov. 1, with a
The big news this week out of Chicago is that the Chicago Tribune is putting the "pay" in paywall starting Nov. 1, with a $14.99/month subscription price for digital access. However, upon closer inspection, the Tribune's paywall looks less like a paywall for valuable content and more like a membership or rewards incentive program -- which could be a better bet. As you can see from the pricing structure above, visitors, free registered users and premium subscribers…...

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