Twitter Continues Journalism, Media Push With Acquisition of Scroll

The subscription-based platform gives readers ad-free content and publishers revenue from those subscriptions

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Twitter followed up January’s acquisition of newsletter publishing platform Revue with another foray into the world of journalists, publishers and writers, scooping up Scroll, which enables people to read articles without ads, popups and other distractions.

@9Number9 David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.