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“Media is broken,” so Medium’s launching a $5/month member program that offers small upgrades » Nieman Journalism Lab

“Let’s stop relying on ad buyers and social media echo chambers to determine what we put in our brains —  which is just as important, or more so, than what we put in our bodies,” Ev Williams says.

Source: “Media is broken,” so Medium’s launching a $5/month member program that offers small upgrades » Nieman Journalism Lab

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Spotify and other music-streaming sites have figured out how to get people to pay for online content — Quartz


The problem was never that people were unwilling to pay for internet services; it was the way we were asked to pay.

Source: Spotify and other music-streaming sites have figured out how to get people to pay for online content — Quartz

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Think The Wirecutter invented affiliate revenue? Meet the mom who’s been doing it since 2010 » Nieman Journalism Lab

Lucie’s List has 360,000 subscribers and pulls in enough revenue to support a family and a staff in San Francisco.

Source: Think The Wirecutter invented affiliate revenue? Meet the mom who’s been doing it since 2010 » Nieman Journalism Lab