Why A New (And Unusual) Pricing Strategy By A Rhode Island Paper Will Fail

Jim Brady was executive editor of washingtonpost.com from 2004 until earlier this year. Prior to that, he served in various executive roles at America Online. Brady began his career as a sportswriter at The Washington Post, and was a member of the launch team of washingtonpost.com. He is currently advising Guardian News & Media, the parent of ContentNext Media, on its U.S. online expansion.

The debate over charging for web content has been consuming the media industry in recent months, and there