September 7, 2009
Fiction Publishing Questions
He’s trying to collect answers to the following questions:
where do you pay to read fiction, if anywhere? What does it take to get you to pay, and what amount seems reasonable to you for what you’re getting – if anything?
Do you object to advertising on the sites where you read fiction, or are they acceptable so long as you’re not paying for the privilege of seeing them? Would you pay a small premium for an ad-free version of a webzine, or are the mechanics of a paywall off-putting enough to keep you away from a publication you might otherwise click through to regularly?
So head over there and let him know, and perhaps we can piece together a picture of what the future might be like…