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Gannett Sets Ambitious Goal of 10M Paid Digital-Only Subscribers in 5 Years

Gannett Reports ‘Strong First Quarter’ Despite Revenue Dip and Huge Net Loss

Though Gannett touts a strong first quarter, the media organization posted decreased revenue and a $142.3 million net loss.

Reuters Reveals New Subscription Website and Metered Paywall

Reuters News is the latest media organization to go the route of the metered paywall at a cost of $34.99 a month.
A Pair of Billionaires Outbids Alden Global Capital for Tribune Publishing

A Pair of Billionaires Outbids Alden Global Capital for Tribune Publishing

A pair of billionaires outbids hedge fund Alden Global Capital for Tribune Publishing by $50 million.
Medium pivots its business model yet again.

Medium Pivots Business Model Again

In a move reminiscent of MoviePass, publishing platform Medium pivots its business model again, resulting in layoffs and leadership changes.

How to Offer Software Subscriptions That Stand Out from the Crowd: The Subscription Experience

Learn how consumer subscription payment preferences differ from how they pay their other bills, and whether security, cost, or system integration is the biggest payment challenge for subscription providers.
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Real-Time Payments: The Future for Subscriptions

While credit cards are popular, real-time and alternative payments are the wave of the future. Subscription companies that adopt real-time payments will improve revenues, reduce payment churn, and burdensome payment processes.
Five on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020: Subscription Codes, Audio Ads and Instagram Upgrades

Five on Friday: Subscription Offer Codes, Audio Ads and Instagram Upgrades

Gumroad launches monthly memberships, developers can now use subscription codes in their apps on Apple, and YouTube launches audio ads.
Skift Adopts Subscription-First Strategy

Skift Adopts Subscription First Strategy

Skift, a business intelligence company for the travel industry, adopts a subscription-first strategy to get it through the pandemic and beyond.
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The New York Times reports strong growth in Q1 2021.

The New York Times Hits 7 Million Paid Subscribers

New York Times hits milestone with 7 million subscribers. Also digital-only subscription revenue exceeds print revenue for the first time.
Weekly Subscription News: Circulation, Subscription Management and Sales

Weekly Subscription News: Acquisitions, Funding and Growth

Quartz is up for sale, Apple said "no, thank you" to Quibi, and GoPro and Bloomberg Media are focused on subscriber growth.

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