LLRX Group’s Elsevier fights open access in Germany

With the democratization of publishing brought about by the Internet, and now WordPress, there’s a legitimate question as to how long publishers of academic and research information can retain their business model. A business model that enables such publishers to obtain research and scholarship at little cost and then sell subscription access to the research...
Publishers are exiting Medium for WordPress

WP Tavern’s Sarah Gooding reports that publishers are moving back to WordPress after short experiments with Medium, a free online publishing platform. Medium’s original business model was two-fold, to serve as a platform for subscription based publications which would put up articles behind a paywall and to run native advertising (advertorials) in a publisher’s content....
LexBlog is on the move

This morning, Team LexBlog (everyone) begins its move to the WeWork – Holyoke Building here in downtown Seattle. We’ll move, in stages, over the next month from our current offices a few blocks away. While many may view WeWork as co-working space for startups and companies with a distributed workforce, I see WeWork as something...