The New York Times Tops 7.5 Million Subscriptions As Ads Decline

In its fourth-quarter earnings report, The New York Times Co. said 2020 was its biggest year for adding subscribers.

YouTube Testing Members-Only Videos Feature

Now that Facebook has started to sell subscriptions to publishers’ videos, publishers hope that YouTube will follow suit. And the Google-owned video platform appears poised to do so, stretching its existing subscription product in a way that it could be used to supplement media companies’ standalone subscription-based streaming video services.

Salon Tacks Back To Subscriptions To Revive Rev

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News Publishers See Sub $ In Local Politics

Coming Soon: Paid YouTube Subscriptions

Google is reportedly unveiling new paid subscriptions this week for certain video channels on YouTube. The move would allow channel owners to finance the creation of new content and bring in revenue from older shows and films.