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We will all benefit if the Los Angeles Times becomes a West Coast counterweight to those dailies in New York and D.C. But it’ll take a bigger investment in reader retention to get there.
“Subscribers pay their money and get access to a product. But members join the cause and participate because they believe in it.”
Exclusive podcasts, tightened paywalls, and just plain asking each played a part.
Once print advertising collapsed, newspapers hiked prices to get more money from readers. If they hadn’t, they’d employ even fewer journalists and be in even worse shape today.
One finding: “Need-to-know material converts (related to how to live your life, understand the world), while nice-to-know (guides, arts, reviews) converts badly but is key for retention.”
“Attitudes about newsroom collaboration are improving but it can feel like an uphill push sometimes.”