In this week’s subscription news roundup, Post, a Twitter alternative, is betting big on micropayments for news, and the latest data shows that ads drive video revenue, not subscriptions. Also, Substack sees opportunity amid the Twitter chaos, Amazon Alexa is on pace to lose $10 billion this year, and media layoffs spike as fear of a recession grows.
Ads Are the Big Driver or Video Revenues, Not Subscriptions
Insider Intelligence | eMarketer
Big Shareholder Signals Opposition to News Corp-Fox Combination
The Wall Street Journal