Herald now so desperate it is breaking the rules

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via the Tipline


The reader who sent this via the Tipline points out that the ‘simply contact us’ part does not include a “no thanks” option.

The Herald is struggling on all fronts. The share price was floated at $1.00 and closed at $0.70 yesterday. And even that is probably still overvalued.

The number of “free” and “trial” subs that are keeping the readership numbers inflated artificially will eventually come home to roost.


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