Announces Metered Paid-Access Plan

Aug 16, 2012 has implemented a limited paid-access model for its content. The company wrote in an email to readers that it has decided to institute a paid-access plan to place a specific value on the site's content. Additionally, Folio believes this feature will help drive revenue, allowing it to produce more content.

Each month, users will be able to read eight stories for free. After the eighth story, users will have the option of purchasing an annual subscription for $69.95 or users can opt to pay on a monthly basis for $14.95. The paid-access model is in effect now.