Posts Tagged ‘Popular Mechanics’
Just a quick follow-up to my early post about the future of paid content.
Long coming, Hulu Plus is now available for TV-watchers. My guess is we’ll start to see more invasive advertising on regular Hulu now, less choice and more inducements to move to Plus. By the way, Plus, still requires you to watch ads. #FAIL
John Biggs, on Crunch Gear, talks about the pay wall. He highlights the Onion’s Future News TV show – on the iTunes Store – and Popular Mechanics iPad app as examples of content providers moving to the for-pay model.
The key here? Compelling content, expertly produced. Isn’t that what we all want anyway? Without the interruption of invasive advertising?