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Product Development

The subscription products we develop and build are our reason for being.  We build them to offer subscribers and members something they need or want, that we love to provide.  But while the inspiration for creating a new product is all around us, the mechanics of defining, developing and launching that membership or subscription product are both complex and daunting. We have you covered, from know-how to help beginners to articles keeping you up on the latest trends and developments for enhancing and growing exceptional subscription products.

Here are some of our most popular & evergreen content focused on Subscription Product Development:

Interested in on-demand training? Check out:

  • Subscription Fundamentals: RETENTION, with Robert Skrob.Learn the essentials and tactics of retention, including teaching you how to develop a membership growth plan, optimize your member’s journey, deliver what your subscriber truly wants, and a primer on how to track and measure it all for maximum profitability!
  • Subscription Fundamentals: PAYMENTSwith Melanie Stout. Learn about involuntary churn and the essentials of how recurring payments work, starting with basics and work through to sophisticated topics such as chargeback handling and KPI monitoring.
  • Subscription Show 2020 On-Demand with 77 sessions dedicated to the latest subscription economy trends and intel to help you grow your business.

Check out all of our Subscription Product Development information below – both news and subscriber-only – organized by date:

Subscription Insider Announces the Official Launch of Subscription Show 2021

Conference to be held in New York, NY, November 1-3 (with live streaming) Tickets go on sale March 16...
Tripadvisor to launch $99 membership program to travelers

Tripadvisor Launches $99 Membership Program for Travelers

Travel platform Tripadvisor is hoping to encourage travel with its new membership program Tripadvisor Plus. Designed for travelers, the new membership program...
Twitter to Launch Super Follow Subscription Feature

Twitter to Launch Super Follow Subscription Feature

During the company's annual Analyst Day, Twitter revealed a new Super Follow subscription feature, as well as Communities, Spaces & Revue.
Revel announces the launch of electric bike subscriptions in New York, along with EV charging Superhubs.

Revel Launches Electric Bike Subscriptions in New York

Personal transportation startup Revel announced it is offering electric bike subscriptions in New York as well as EV charging Superhubs.
Cloud services fuel Microsoft's revenue growth in FY21 Q2.

New Version of Office Won’t Require a Microsoft 365 Subscription

Microsoft has developed a new version of Office for commercial and individual users that won't require a Microsoft 365 subscription.
Car Subscriptions: 2021 State of the Industry Report

Car Subscriptions: 2021 State of the Industry Report

In this subscriber-only report, we'll share the state of car subscriptions and the car subscription industry: who's succeeding and who's not.
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Twitter to Launch Super Follow Subscription Feature

Twitter Considers Subscription Features and Paid Tools

Social media platform Twitter is considering a variety of subscription features, monetization options and paid tools to diversify revenue.
Bloomberg Media Reports Record Traffic and 135% Revenue Growth in 2020

Bloomberg Media Reports Record Traffic and 135% Revenue Growth in 2020

Bloomberg Media reports record traffic and 135% revenue growth in 2020. As a result, CEO Justin Smith has set ambitious goals for 2021.
Digital-Only Subscription Revenue Outpaces Print in 2020

The New York Times’ Digital-Only Subscription Revenue Outpaces Print Revenue in 2020

The New York Times' Digital-Only Subscription Revenue outpaces print subscription revenue in the fourth quarter and full year 2020.
Weekly Subscription News: Podcasts, Payments and Premium Memberships

Weekly Subscription News: Bundles, Business Models and Barbs

Disney+ will launch ad-free bundle, Apple & Facebook trade barbs over business models, & Sports Illustrated will put up paywall for premium content.

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