Tuesday, January 02, 2007Romenesko:
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL FREE AT NEWSSTANDS NATIONWIDE ON JAN 2, TO DEBUT NEW DESIGN
The Print Journal Will Be Free on Newsstands Across the Country andThe Online Journal at WSJ.Com Will also be Free
The redesigned Wall Street Journal launches today and to encourage consumer trial, the Journal will be free at newsstands nationwide as part of the largest sampling in its 117-year history. Nearly 500,000 copies will be free and The Wall Street Journal Online, the largest subscription news site on the Web, will also be free today. A cornerstone of the Journal will be an increased focus on interpretation, insight and ideas -- more of “What the News Means, not just "What Happened.” Other changes include new content features, innovative newspaper navigation and better print-online alignment. continue...