It’s time to ditch software subscriptions

ITPro

Software firms may have grown addicted to subscriptions, but that doesn’t mean we all need to blindly follow

Understanding Subscription Revenue

Baremetrics

Subscription revenue can be defined most simply as a model which generates income from customers through recurring fees that are paid at regular intervals. Subscription Pricing Models How to Get Subscription Pricing Right The Advantages of a Subscription Revenue Model 1.

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Seven Factors to Consider Before Your Business Moves to a Subscription Model (Association of MBAs)

Navint

Thinking of moving your business to a subscription model to grow revenues? Navint CEO, Jim Martindale outlines 7 factors to consider so you understand how the change will impact the way your sales teams work with customers – and your company. Source.

What is Subscription Marketing?

Baremetrics

An in-depth study on everything you need to know about subscription marketing, and how Baremetrics features are designed to help you navigate the subscription economy. For marketing a subscription business, it’s critical to find loyal new customers and reduce churn.

Fuel the Engine of Product Growth with an Impeccable Framing Model

Speaker: Scott Sehlhorst - President, Tyner Blain

Attend this webinar to learn a framing model of the key decisions that give a product a chance to succeed and fuel the engine of growth!

Reactivating Subscriptions: Reactivating and Resuming Metrics for your Subscriptions

Baremetrics

What does it mean to reactivate a subscription? There are several reasons a customer would cancel their subscription. Reactivating your subscription monitoring in Baremetrics Reactivation of plans with common payment gateways 1.

An Intro to Subscription Financial Models for SaaS Businesses

Chargify

Take a look at any modern SaaS company, and you’ll likely notice that they operate under a subscription-based business model. With subscription-based payment plans rapidly. The post An Intro to Subscription Financial Models for SaaS Businesses appeared first on Chargify.

Subscription Models: Growth in Services

Zuora

The post Subscription Models: Growth in Services appeared first on Zuora. Industry: Internet of Things Subscription EconomyThis article was originally published by Philippe van Hove, Zuora Area Vice President, in Industrial Management News Developing, producing, and […].

What is the subscription revenue model? | ProfitWell

ProfitWell

The subscription revenue model is hardly new. But in the past few years, subscriptions have seen a bit of a resurgence. In fact, you'd be hard-pressed to find an industry that hasn't seen at least one subscription success story: Cars. Even the humble houseplant doesn’t seem immune to the subscription economy. It’s simple: the subscription revenue model benefits both customers and companies. What is the subscription revenue model?

Monitoring MRR Expansion from Upgraded Subscriptions in Stripe

Baremetrics

Arguably the most beautiful aspect of SaaS or subscription based businesses is the recurring revenue that comes with them. Then comes the opportunity to expand revenue with the help of upgraded subscriptions. How do I upgrade a subscription in Stripe?

AR Management Playbook - Secrets to Reduce AR Aging and Increase Cash Flow

If you’re like many SaaS startups, billing and payment management is a big challenge. With this playbook, we’ll show you how to implement an AR management process to handle late payments, subscription renewals, and other recurring billing functions.

Perpetual License vs. Annual License vs. Subscriptions

Baremetrics

We are going to walk you through a couple of the most popular pricing models—perpetual license and annual license, along with its variant subscription model —as well as mention a couple of the other popular ways to monetize software. Using Baremetrics to monitor subscription revenue.

Subscription renewal: getting customers to renew subscriptions

ProfitWell

An automatic subscription renewal charge for a subscription you’re no longer using or that you don't even remember signing up for. Even worse, you go to cancel your subscription, only to discover it's nearly impossible. For subscription companies, it’s tempting to resort to questionable subscription renewal tactics like these to keep customers around for as long as possible, since churn can be so disastrous to your bottom line. What is a subscription renewal?

Why You Should Get an IPTV Subscription

SaaS Metrics

The post Why You Should Get an IPTV Subscription first appeared on SaaS Metrics. Blog IPTV SubscriptionSatellite television has been around for a long time. Today, it is not only satellite TV that is available but also IPTV.

From subscription management to monetization: Evolving our brand alongside our transformation

Zuora

The post From subscription management to monetization: Evolving our brand alongside our transformation appeared first on Zuora. Marketing Subscription Economy brand business transformation marketing monetization rebrand Subscription management transformation

SaaS Payments 101: Roadmap for Monetizing Payments

Software providers bringing payment capabilities in-house means creating a more seamless customer-experience, while maximizing revenue. Check out Payrix’s SaaS Payments 101 Guide to learn how embedded payments can transform and fuel your growth.

How to Set up Recurring Payments for Your Subscriptions

Baremetrics

As a subscription-based business, choosing the right payments processor and setting up a recurring payment system for your customers is critical to running a successful company. If so, you'll need to be able to prorate subscription fees for the first/last month of every subscription.

5 Ways to Handle Subscription Management in Your Ecommerce Business

SaaS Metrics

If you have an ecommerce business, chances are you offer some kind of subscription service. Maybe you sell monthly boxes of products, or perhaps you provide subscription-based access to your content or services.

Enterprise Subscription Pricing Strategies Explained

Chargify

An exceptional enterprise subscription pricing strategy separates the winners from the losers in B2B SaaS. While giving your product away for free, pricing it low, The post Enterprise Subscription Pricing Strategies Explained appeared first on Chargify.

7 SaaS Subscription Model Options for Your Business

Chargify

There is no subscription billing model that works for everyone. The post 7 SaaS Subscription Model Options for Your Business appeared first on Chargify. It’s crucial to weigh the pros and cons of each option before deciding how to.

New Study: 2018 State of Embedded Analytics Report

Everything as a Service (XaaS) subscription economy, analytics has been ubiquitously embedded into all areas. 2018 STATE OF. EMBEDDED. ANALYTICS. REPORT The Sixth Annual Review of Embedded. Analytics Trends and Tactics | 2018 LOGI ANALYTICS STATE OF EMBEDDED ANALYTICS REPORT TABLE OF.

Slack to increase subscription prices for the first time

ITPro

Users of Slack Pro can keep their current subscription for an additional year if they renew before 1 September 2022

How Social Media Influencers Can Benefit Your Subscription Box

OceanX

Subscription Strategy Psychology of Subscriptions subscription economy Subscription BoxInfluencers have ascended to lofty heights in modern society thanks to the rapid spread of social media.

Subscription to Success

Zuora

Below is an excerpt of the article, “Subscription to Success,” from Fortune Magazine’s May Fortune 500 edition. The post Subscription to Success appeared first on Zuora. Industry: Internet of Things Industry: Media Industry: SaaS Subscription Economy

8 Subscription Billing KPIs You Should Be Monitoring

Chargify

There are over 100 subscription KPIs SaaS companies use every day to gain insight from customer data. The post 8 Subscription Billing KPIs You Should Be Monitoring appeared first on Chargify.

Subscription Musings from Cape Cod Bay

Zuora

Amy Konary, Chair of the Subscribed Institute at Zuora, argues that the Subscription Economy is inherently inclusive and has the power to bridge gaps and democratize access. The post Subscription Musings from Cape Cod Bay appeared first on Zuora. Subscription Economy

Can The Subscription Model Fix Healthcare?

Zuora

Amy Konary, Chair of the Subscribed Institute argues that a subscription business model can solve healthcare's pricing model problem. The post Can The Subscription Model Fix Healthcare? Subscription Economy

Subscription Impact Report: COVID-19 Edition

Zuora

The post Subscription Impact Report: COVID-19 Edition appeared first on Zuora. The worldwide spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has had a quick and damaging effect on the global economy. However, amongst operational […].

Subscription Economy News 05/11/20

Zuora

Every week, we bring you the top stories and analyses from the global Subscription Economy. The post Subscription Economy News 05/11/20 appeared first on Zuora. Subscription EconomyHeadspace is offering free mindfulness courses […].

Introducing the ChartMogul Subscription Data Platform

Chart Mogul

Extracting value from revenue data is a vital element in running a successful subscription business. Today, we’re excited to share the next step in the evolution of ChartMogul by launching the world’s first Subscription Data Platform. What is a subscription data platform?

Videos: The Business of Subscription Unboxing

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Subscriptions unboxing

Subscription basketball

ProfitWell

Today on Recur Now, an NBA team is hopping on the subscription bandwagon. We break down the Cleveland Cavalier's new subscription model with one of our own pricing experts and sports fanatic. Plus, Zuora's Subscription Economy Index is out and the findings are astronomical. Your top subscription news. Subscription Cavaliers. The Cleveland Cavaliers introduce a subscription model for fans: A Cavs Monthly Pass.

The Subscription Box Business: Order and Inventory Management Problems

OceanX

In 2019, First Insight conducted a subscription box survey. Featured in Forbes and USA Today , the statistics immediately grabbed brands attention: 31% of Millennials were already subscribed to a subscription box, while another 38% debated signing up in the next 6-months.

Aussie businesses shift to subscription models

Zuora

The post Aussie businesses shift to subscription models appeared first on Zuora. Subscription EconomyBelow is an excerpt from an article in The Australian A new collaboration between international billing providers GoCardless and Zuora […].

A Guide to Influencer Marketing for Subscription Businesses In 2021

Baremetrics

Before going any further you might be thinking, "how can this strategy be implemented in a SaaS or subscription business?" Hello Fresh HelloFresh is a meal-prep kit subscription service through which customers sign up to regularly receive ready-to-cook meals.

Going beyond the subscription model

Chart Mogul

Subscription businesses are experimenting with hybrid billing models, mixing recurring revenue with one-time payments. Gartner predicts that all new market entrants and 80% of historical vendors will offer subscription-based business models. “By By 2020, all new entrants and 80% of historical vendors will offer subscription-based business models”. Cloudflare’s core product is a subscription offering, priced per domain, per month.

iOS Subscription Offers: How They Work

SaaStr

It’s taken a looooong time, but SaaS mobile subscriptions are finally becoming mainstream. SaaS on mobile is nothing new, but having the primary payment and subscription mechanics be on mobile is new. In the beta for iOS 12.2 , Apple announced a new feature for subscription developers called “Subscription Offers.” Subscription offers allow developers to apply custom pricing and trials to existing and lapsed subscriptions. Subscription Offers.

Subscription and Usage Management Technology Needs for the Modern Economy

Zuora

This article was originally published by Stephen Hurrell, VP & Research Director at Ventana Research; read the piece here Subscription-based […]. The post Subscription and Usage Management Technology Needs for the Modern Economy appeared first on Zuora. Subscription Economy

Coffee Subscription Services on the Rise

Subscription DNA

The post Coffee Subscription Services on the Rise appeared first on Subscription DNA. Who doesn’t love a fresh cup o’Joe?! For most early risers, nothing beats waking up in the morning with a fresh brew of coffee beans… Read more.

Revenue Modeling for a Subscription vs. Non-Subscription Business

SaaSOptics

Revenue Modeling for a Subscription vs. Non-Subscription Businesses . If you’re new to SaaS, you may be wondering what the differences are between revenue modeling for subscription businesses as opposed to non-subscription companies.