Channel 4 News interviews Lionel Barber, FT Editor, on charging for content

August 4, 2009

Channel 4 News has an extended interview with Lionel Barber, Editor of the Financial Times, on the paper’s policy of charging for online content and the challenges faced by the print media in this wider industry.

Fee or Free reported on Barber’s speech to the Media Standards Trust, when he predicted that major newspaper organisations would be charging for content within a decade. The above video will also be featured in an upcoming in-depth look at national newspaper’s policies for charging online on Fee or Free.