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Will people pay for content online?


Spotify has thousands of new subscribers per month but fewer paying subscribers.

Spotify has thousands of new subscribers per month but fewer paying subscribers.

You would think not based upon all of the online companies, such as YouTube and Spotify, who seem to be heading towards a business built on burning money rather than making it. Rupert Murdoch is trying to change his business which is also in the middle of seeing ‘printed pounds’ turn into ‘digital pennies’ in many of his publications. He wants to charge for people for online publications. Any why not?

This is an interesting article about the huge debate which is happening now in the publishing world.

Is free content really the iron law of the internet? – Telegraph http://ow.ly/kihI

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