Weekly Subscription News Round-up for March 18

Featuring European Publishers, SaaS and Ad Blocking

Subscription business models, customer retention, ad blocking management tactics and the rise of micropayments are all in the news this week. Here are those subscription headlines and more, in case you missed them:

Micropayments: Paying Only for the News You Read is the Next Normal
LSE Business Review

Despite Strong Financials, Shopify Is Still Losing Money
Subscription Insider

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Still Not Too Many Bargains in the SaaS Space
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Thanks for reading, and have a terrific weekend!

~ The Subscription Insider Team