Marietta Daily Journal Online Subscription Q&A

How do I sign up for a digital subscription?
Go to and from the home page, click “subscribe online.” You will be able to view and select a subscription option.


What is a digital subscription and why should I get one?
A digital subscription gives you unlimited access to content across all digital platforms including, E-edition, tablet app and mobile.


I am currently a print subscriber, do I have to pay to access the, the E-edition or mobile?
No. Access to the website, E-edition, tablet app and mobile version are included with an active print subscription to the Marietta Daily Journal. To register, go to, click “Digital Sign In” and choose the registration option for print subscribers.


I already have an E-edition username and password, do I need to create a new account?
If you are an e-edition only customer or a print subscriber that has created a username and password under the old system, you will be required to re-register under the new system. It is quick, simple and users will gain immediate access to content.


What other subscription options are available?
In addition to our print full access subscription, readers may choose an online only subscription. The online only option gives readers unlimited access to, the E-edition, tablet app and mobile. Click here to view subscription options.


How do I access my digital subscription?
Once you purchase your digital subscription, you will be logged in to your account from the device you used to purchase the subscription. You don’t have to do anything else to access the content on the website. However, if you switch to another device or clear your saved login data, you may see the message asking you to subscribe. If that happens, simply click the “Sign In” button on the top left corner of that screen and enter your e-mail address and the password you selected.


What if I don’t want to purchase a digital subscription? Will I be blocked from the site?
No. You will still have access to a limited number of articles each month. Upon reaching your limit, you will be asked to subscribe for full access. Some of our content, like the homepage, photos, video, and classifieds will always remain free.


Why has the Marietta Daily Journal started charging for online access?
Newspapers across the country are witnessing a growing number of readers preferring to consume news online. They, and we, can no longer reasonably expect to support our online franchise through advertising revenue alone. As a result, we’ve opted for a “metered” approach, which gives readers a limited number of articles each month before asking readers to pay a monthly fee for full access.


If I have a computer at home and a computer at my office, do I need to purchase two digital subscriptions?
No. You can log in using your account username and password from wherever you access the Internet.


Is access to the e-Edition included in my digital subscription?
Yes. If you enter the account information for your digital subscription when prompted, you will gain access to our e-edition.


Is the popup “subscribe” window a secure URL?
Yes. If you right-click on the window and “view frame info” or “frame source,” you'll see it's an https URL.


How will digital subscriptions be billed?
Subscriptions are billed every 30 days for monthly subscriptions or every 360 days for annual subscriptions. Your subscription renews automatlcally, and you are charged In advance Of each billing cyde unless you cancel.


What is the cancellation policy?
You will be able to cancel your subscription at any time. When you cancel, we will stop charging your account the following billing cycle. Your unlimited access will continue for the remainder of the current 30-day period. Afterward, you will still be able to view a limited number of articles per month on at no charge, just like any other visitor.

Account Management FAQ

How do I sign in to my account once I’ve subscribed?
You are automatically signed in as soon as you subscribe; there isn’t anything further you need to do. If you are prompted with a message to subscribe at a later time, you can log in with the account you created. If you subscribed at one computer and would like to sign in at a different computer (e.g. home and work computers), go to and click “Digital Sign In.”


How do I access my digital subscription account?
To access your account, follow these steps:
1. Go to on your computer or tablet.
2. Click on "digital sign in", upper right hand corner.
3. Follow instructions on that page.


What do I do if I forgot my password?
To reset your password, follow these steps:
1. Go to on your computer or tablet
2. Click on "digital sign in", upper right hand corner.
3. Click on "iog in".
4. Click on "forgot your password".


How do I modify my payment information?
Call Customer Service at 770-795-5000, Ext. 499.


What if I have further questions?
For questions about your print subscription, or for more information about why we are charging for digital access, please contact our customer service department at:
770 795-5000
Monday – Friday : 6:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7:30am – 10:30am


For help accessing your digital subscription, contact customer service at 770-795-5000, Ext. 499.

To sign up for a digital subscription, visit