Struggling to attract subscribers, El Espanol looks to shift tactics

Launched last October, Spain’s first crowdfunded digital-only political journal El Español, had a mandate to remain independent despite an ambitious growth target: A paying subscriber base of 20,000 readers. Before the official launch the publisher was starting slow, posting just two stories a day — explainers and long-form pieces — that would run as long as 2,000 words.Read the full article