Media24 afrikaans site

2014-08-22 00:00

MEDIA24 has just launched Netwerk24, a national Afrikaans news website amalgamating news from sister newspapers Beeld, Die Burger, Volksblad and Rapport.

“Netwerk24 offers original, premium content, created by a national network of cross-platform journalists,” said Liesl Pretorius, newly appointed editor for Netwerk24. “It services the affluent Afrikaans market and counts an established, paying subscriber base among its users.”

Having implemented a successful paywall strategy across Beeld, Die Burger and Volksblad, the paywall on the new site will remain at R99 a month for content that is curated seven days a week.

Cross-platform solutions are also available to advertisers on the Afrikaans newspaper titles and Netwerk24. Visit the website on

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