John Chambers On Pricing Content

Weather Underground got it right!

Merriam Webster got it Wrong!

Who's gonna pay 30$ a year for an online dictionary, when you can get amostly adequate one for free? $5 per year is plenty, and (I believe) millions would subscribe to remove ads.

  • Encyclopedia,
  • Maps,
  • Topo maps,
  • Super recipe & cooking sites,
  • Training programs,
  • Support sites such as Microsoft.
  • Knowlege bases such as

Some of these could benefit from a 2 bit or 4 bit per usage alternative on a micropayment system.

$5 per year content