Le Parisien.fr chooses Hi-Media Payments for its website premium section
Hi-Media Payments, the payment activity of online media group Hi-Media (ISIN Code FR0000075988 – HIM, HIM.FR), today announced the signature of a new contract with leParisien.fr/Aujourdhui.fr, as part of the redesign of the website’s premium section.
leParisien.fr/Aujourdhui.fr is the website of France’s leading daily newspaper; the site attracts over 28.5 million visitors (1) a month and is ranked as the 3rd (source: MNR Oct. 2011) news website in France (1).
A global payment solution to meet online reader needs
leParisien.fr/Aujourdhui.fr chose Hi-Media Payments as its partner in providing payment solutions geared to the various options available on its premium section and to its online readership profiles. Hi-Media’s Allopass and Hipay were selected to handle:
– One-off payment for individual articles and daily editions in PDF format;
– Payment by weekly, monthly or annual subscription;
– Multi-channel payment for content available on Internet, smartphone or tablet;
– Payment of combined online + print subscriptions.
Allopass will operate as a Bank of France approved payment service platform (PSP) handling one-off payments and subscriptions for amounts ranging between 1.50 and 13 euros. The Hipay electronic wallet will be used more specifically for subscription payments of between 1.50 and 500 euros, and will also enable users with a Hipay account to make 1-click payments.
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(1) OJD October 2011