How to Read (Most) Subscription Articles on iPhone / iPad

by Martin Storbeck

iOS has a built in feature that allows you to pass most subscription barriers on news sites


  • iPhone
  • optional: Cookie Cutter app
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    You're reading some news and suddenly this happens

    Step 2

    No worries, there is an easy fix for that

    Step 3

    Just tap the four lines in the top left

    Step 4

    These four lines

    Step 5


    Step 6

    It works as well in apps like twitter etcetera

    Step 7

    Just tap the top left icon

    Step 8

    Step 9

    The NYtimes article limit is a little harder to get around.

    Step 10

    Step 11

    Look on the App Store for apps like Cookie Cutter, that prevent cookies on your device

    Step 12

    There it is... Install it and follow the instructions

    Step 13

    You simply need to enable it in your Safari Settings

    Step 14

    Works as intended

    Step 15

    Works on your Mac too, by the way

    Step 16

    Enjoy reading! Maybe some of my other guides as well...