Reader Revenue Platform

Press+ Offers Infinitely Flexible Payment Options

What can you charge for?

  1. Metered access:
    Allow users to view a certain number of free articles per time period before charging. Number can be changed at any time.
  2. Selected content:
    Designate certain articles or types of content as free and others as paid.
  3. Out-of-market access:
    Charge differently based on whether the user is in or out of your market.
  4. All-digital access:
    Enable users to add mobile, tablet, and e-reader access as they subscribe to your website. Offer discount incentives for multiple subscriptions.

How can you charge for it?

  1. Monthly or annual subscriptions (most common):
    Traditional subscriptions that renew automatically, keeping retention rates high.
  2. Day or week passes:
    One-time payments for unlimited access over one day or one week.
  3. Print/Online Bundles:
    Single-price subscriptions for both print and online access; discounts on online access for current print subscribers.
  4. Trial offers:
    Limited-time offers that automatically convert to full-priced subscriptions at the end of the trial period.
  5. Donations:
    One-time or recurring payments in support of public-interest journalism.

How will you sell it?

  1. Custom marketing messages:
    Design and author your own custom marketing message to be placed in the Press+ “lightbox.” We’ll help by providing templates based on best practices from our hundreds of affiliates.
  2. Subscribe Now pages:
    Create a “Subscribe Now” page on your website that allows your most loyal readers to subscribe immediately.
  3. Promotional offers:
    Offer discounted digital subscription plans for select audiences.