The Berkshire Edge covers local news with a geographic focus primarily on the Berkshires region of southwestern Massachusetts and contiguous counties in New York and Connecticut. Revenue: Advertising and membership
Marcie L. Setlow
We post links to every article on Facebook and Twitter. These are a major source of readers. We also use a daily email update. We also find that a large percentage of our readers now just come to our site without prompting.
We are free to read and want to remain so. We launched a voluntary "paid membership" campaign about 16 months ago. It is a big challenge to convert readers into paying members.
Not to our knowledge.