This Week’s Subscription News: Salesforce, Scribd, SaaS and More

Featuring Amazon, Gannett and Tronc

This Week’s Subscription News: Salesforce

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In this week’s subscription news headlines, Business Insider tells us that Amazon is making non-Prime members pay higher prices at its brick-and-mortar bookstores, Ken Doctor talks about the failed deal between Gannett and Tronc (formerly Tribune Publishing), and Scribd expands its offerings with magazines. Also, in this week subscription news, we’ve got online ads, transparency, churn rates and email marketing.

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How Transparency Can Slash Your Churn Rate by 89%
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Amazon is Making Non-Prime Members Pay Higher Prices at Its Brick-and-Mortar Bookstores
Business Insider

Salesforce CEO Speaks of Failed Efforts to Buy Twitter, LinkedIn
Reuters

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Media Post: Email Marketing Daily

Replicated Raises $5 Million for Its Product Taking SaaS Products out of the Cloud
TechCrunch

Picking Up the Pieces of the Broken Gannett-Tronc Deal
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Scribd Adds Magazines to Its E-Book Subscription Service
Wall Street Journal