Times executive editor hints at online access fees
By ANICK JESDANUN,AP Business Writer AP - Wednesday, February 4
NEW YORK - The editor of The New York Times has hinted that the newspaper might charge again for access to some of its online offerings, less than two years after abandoning fees to boost advertising revenue.
Executive Editor Bill Keller gave no specifics or timetable, and company officials characterized the internal discussions as general and ongoing.
Editor Keller - nobody wants to read the NYT for FREE - what makes you think they'd be willing to PAY?