Well, I am not to the ELT world what Radiohead is to the music industry (though I share a fondness In Rainbows), but I have decided to let teachers decide for themselves how much they would like to pay in order to become English Raven members and access all the materials on the site for 1 calendar year.
The video below explains the whys, hows, etc.:
Let's see what happens, then. I certainly feel a lot more comfortable about paid memberships now, though!