By: John Yemma | The Christian Science Monitor
Editor John Yemma’s report on the Monitor‘s progress of becoming self-sustaining:
On May 1, the Monitor entered its fourth year as a Web-first news organization.
Here’s where we have traveled since 2009: Our Web traffic has grown five-fold following our shift from being primarily a daily newspaper. Our weekly news magazine, which we redesigned and relaunched in early April of this year, is doing well in print and in its iPad and e-reader editions. Our Daily News Briefing has a steady subscription base. Advertising revenue is growing. Content sales are healthy. The fiscal year that ended on April 30 was the best we’ve done financially since 1963