The Seattle Times is available to read online on Seattletimes.com, but most content is restricted to paid subscribers. As of 2015, a trial period subscription costs $2 a week for six months. After the trial period, the price increases to $3.99 a week.
For subscribers, all pages and sections of Seattletimes.com are accessible. Specific sections have content fully available to non-subscribers, such as the jobs, real estate, classifieds and obituary pages. Non-subscribers can access and browse section front pages, but access to most full articles is restricted. Also, non-subscribers can view a small number of articles from any section before being prompted to purchase a full-access subscription.