Bloggers: Help test a blockchain-based prototype for paid content

Singlebound” is a new tool aimed at helping digital content creators earn an income on their content directly from consumers on a per-piece basis. This post is an invitation to independent bloggers, journalists or authors interested in measuring whether fans will support your content in this way to sign up for a free demo.

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Is the market ripe for fully paid, ad-free digital news products?

The time may finally be right for digital news businesses to become more strident in charging for quality news content in exchange for ad-free or ad-light premium user experiences. How much would news outlets need to earn per article or video to make up for all ad revenue, or at least offset losses from removing ads with the biggest drag on user experience?

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Peter Lundquist
How news outlets can grow without stuffing ads everywhere

How can news outlets grow total revenue without stuffing ads everywhere? By starting with focusing on the best content, in the best experience, they have a chance of creating enough value for people to pay for, thereby growing the share of total revenue from paid content, while also improving value for advertisers (fewer, better). 

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Peter Lundquist