The Facebook Journalism Project: Local News Subscriptions Accelerator is a pilot program designed to help news publishers build their digital subscription revenues. Funded and organized by The Facebook Journalism Project, the 3-month program includes hands-on workshops led by news industry veteran Tim Griggs, a grantmaking program organized by The Lenfest Institute for Journalism, and regular reports on best practices authored by both The Lenfest Institute and the Facebook Journalism Project. Read lessons from the Accelerator below.

1. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Recap from the NYC Kickoff

2. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: 10 Email Marketing Tips

3. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: How to Optimize Your Website to Drive Subscriptions

4. Inside The Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: How The Boston Globe Used Cliffhangers to Generate Email Leads

5. Inside The Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Three Lessons from Aftenposten, a Digital Subscriptions Powerhouse

6. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Austin Meeting Recap

7. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: 8 Alternate Ways of Acquiring Digital Subscribers

8. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Leveraging Your Newsroom to Promote Digital Subscriptions

9. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Testing in Seattle

10. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Lessons in Marketing Operations

11. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Menlo Park Recap

12. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Publishers Share Their Results

13. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Mastering the Mid-Funnel

14. Inside the Local News Subscriptions Accelerator: Optimizing Your Checkout Flow

15. The Next Step in our Journey to Help Local News Publishers