In this weeks edition of Five on Friday, The Drum explores why brands like Amazon use the membership model, Associations Now shares new reports that question how recurring fees could create subscription fatigue, Search Engine Watch discusses factors that influence a websites credibility, and Equifax struggles with regaining the trust of customers and investors after a massive data breach.
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Five on Friday: Memberships, Subscription Fatigue and Customer Trust

In this weeks edition of Five on Friday, The Drum explores why brands like Amazon use the membership model, Associations Now shares new reports that question how recurring fees could create subscription fatigue, Search Engine Watch discusses factors that influence a websites credibility, and Equifax struggles with regaining the trust of customers and investors after a massive data breach.
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Buyer Beware: How to Rebrand After An Acquisition

Nurturing a brand requires visionary leadership and tactical discipline. The challenge increases exponentially when we bring new businesses into the fold. What are the most important elements of rebranding? How do you avoid confusing the subscribers of both existing and acquired brands and meet the goals set when you acquired the company in the first place?During this On-Demand webinar, Subscription Insider CEO Kathy Greenler Sexton and product development expert Diane Pierson provide insights from their own acquisition-rebranding experiences
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The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018

California just passed a new restrictive privacy law, theCalifornia Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. Assuming the law is not amended before it comes into force on January 1, 2020. The new law protects any "consumer," defined as a "natural person who is a California resident."
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Five on Friday: Airlines, Artists and Anticompetitive Behavior

We are busy preparing for our big Subscription Show next month, but that didn't stop us from preparing a feature-filled Five on Friday for you. This week, Delta Airlines gets into the subscription business, Scribe launches a subscription greeting card service with the help of artists, EU regulators have concerns about Apple Pay's possible anticompetitive behavior, Hulu adds like and dislike buttons to personalize suggestions and, everyone's favorite feature, LinkedIn shares top subscription jobs.
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22 Tips for Using Twitter to Grow Your Subscription Business

Every second, on average, over 6,000 tweets are posted to Twitter. That's more than 360,000 tweets per minute, 500 million tweets per day, and about 200 billion per year! That makes Twitter one of the most popular social media tools to grow a subscription business. As an added bonus, it's free and easy to use online or on the go. Check out our 22 top tips for using twitter to grow your subscription business. Added BONUS: 5 Twitter Tools to Optimize Your Time and Tweets
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WSJ.com Lets Subscribers Recommend Paywalled Articles for Free

Do you want to drive new traffic to your site, but concerned about corrupting your paywall? Check out how the Wall Street Journal got around that problem by giving prospects limited access.
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Effective Customer Service Is Quantized Customer Service

The importance of effective customer service is well understood. But how do you know if you are delivering that? And what channels -- phone, email, chat, social media, etc. -- should you emphasize? How about innovations like chatbots, intelligent agents, and other automated systems? Measuring customer service breaks down into two general areas: satisfaction metrics based on customer attitudes and performance metrics based on support staff behavior. …
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The Keys to Subscription Box Success: Convenience and Curation

These days you can get just about anything in a subscription box, and with the growing popularity of the subscription model, many entrepreneurs have entered the marketplace for the first time, curating products they are passionate about.
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Five on Friday: Micropayments, Profitability and Email Metrics

We are almost at the end of the first quarter, and it has been a big one in the world of subscriptions with launches, acquisitions and takeover bids. In this weeks edition of Five on Friday, well cover related subscription and membership topics, including micropayments as an alternative to subscriptions, profitability tips for 2019, the growing popularity of streaming video versus cable subscriptions, whether associations should offer subscription packages, and the email metrics your subscription company should be watching.
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Five on Friday: Startups, Starz and Strategy

Before you prepare to ring in the new year, take a look at these hot subscription topics. In this weeks Five on Friday, beauty retailers grow their U.S. online sales by an impressive 24 percent, digital startup Fair gets a $385 million investment from SoftBank, Starz markets to former subscribers with a special deal to lure them back, Tubi offers an ad-supported video-on-demand model for cord cutters who dont want to pay for a streaming subscription service, and Microsofts restructuring this year has paid off.
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