The Great Paywall of the Media Landscape

How Media Affords Its Future

I used to joke that Hulu intentionally made their ads repetitive and terrible just so consumers would be forced to pay for their subscription service. The point being that internet and media have always had a tricky relationship. A lot has been written about the demise and subsequent rebirth of media and how we pay for it. This trend that began with news media and is steadily spreading throughout the wider bevy of industries within the media landscape is taking up more and more of our financial commitments. The…