Four Observations (And Lots Of Questions) On The Boston Globe’s Lovely New Paywalled Site [Headlines]

Four Observations (And Lots Of Questions) On The Boston Globe’s Lovely New Paywalled Site [Headlines]
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The Boston Globe's website has undergone an entire redesign and added a paywall. Joshua Benton asks, "is it what Boston readers want?"

Amelia Riley Swan
  • 13 september 2011

This morning, The Boston Globe took the cloak off its brand new website,BostonGlobe.com. And I really do mean “brand new” — this is no redesign. Years ago, rather than building its own separate newspaper website, the Globe decided to focus on building Boston.com, a site that featured stories from the Globe but also lots more, aimed at creating something more like a community portal than a traditional newspaper site.

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