The daily newspaper taz emerged out of a congress for alternatively-minded youth of the post '68er generation in West Berlin as a self-managed left-wing project. The taz has a number of distinctive characteristics such as a cooperative as publisher, a staggered price structure and the 'taz-zahl-ich' initiative, which offers users the option to pay for online content. taz staff are paid under tariff.
|Frequency of publication||Monday to Saturday|
|Visits||5.000.000 – 10.000.000|
|Online payment model||All content for free|
|Publisher||die tageszeitung Verlagsgenossenschaft eG|
|Area of distribution||Nationwide|
|Address||Friedrichstr. 21, 10969 Berlin|
|Phone||0049 30 25 90 20|