Newport News to charge more for online than print

15 Jun 2009

With all the talk about newspapers charging for their online editions, we’re always curious to see how it actually works out. Now along comes a paper that is going to charge more for its online version than the print.

“Our goal was to get people back into the printed product,” publisher Albert K. Sherman, Jr.


Brian Blum

Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.