Archive for January, 2011

College Media Network, the company that runs College Publisher, which The Beacon and many other college newspapers use as a platform for their websites, has announced plans to charge almost $2000 a year for what has been free. Yes, it’s a bombshell and it will hurt small colleges/universities the most because the company will waive the fee for college sites averaging 25,000+  page views a month. But maybe it’s the catalyst we need to pursue better alternatives (Hello again, WordPress!).

I see new opportunities for entrepreneurial web developers and other techies who understand college media.

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