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Times boasts more than 100,000 digital subscribers

There are now more than 250,000 joint print/digital and digital-only subscribers to The Times and The Sunday Times.

There are now more than 100,000 digital subscribers to The Times and The Sunday Times one year after it introduced its paywall, owners News International claimed, according to Press Gazette.

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At the end of June The Times and The Sunday Times had 101,036 monthly digital subscribers– a 28 per cent increase from 79,000 in February 2011. The figures include subscribers to all digital channels such as the websites, iPad and the Kindle. The Times is now downloaded onto an average 35,000 iPads every day, a 40% increase since February. The average number of downloads for its sister title The Sunday Times is 31,000 - a rise of 41% over the same period.

Digital and seven-day print subscribers all have free access to the iPad edition and this figure also includes those who have subscribed directly through Apple. The figures have been released one year after News International introduced its paywall. There are now more than 250,000 joint print/digital and digital-only subscribers to The Times and The Sunday Times.

Date posted: July 1, 2011 Last modified: May 24, 2018 Total views: 231