@wolftune still... very little to admire about any of them.
From @snowdrift take on ads as a funding model:
Yet, I still suspect that my favorite niche websites out there wouldn't survive solely on these alternative funding models, and I say this even though I personally subscribe to a ton of websites, including one newspaper and three Japanese language learning sites.
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