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:

Facebook Launches Newsletter Subscription Service, ‘Bulletin’

Facebook Launches Newsletter Subscription Service, ‘Bulletin’

Facebook has launched its own subscription newsletter service, Facebook Bulletin featuring articles, podcasts, exclusive content and more.
Amazon Launches Vinyl of the Month Club Subscription

Amazon Launches Vinyl of the Month Club Subscription

Big tech giant Amazon is going old school, launching a vinyl of the month club subscription for $24.99 a month.
Weekly Subscription News: Wine, Watchdogs and Winning

Weekly Subscription News: Comics, Connecticut and Competition

DC Comics extends digital magazine to print; Twitter opens applications to test new content subscription features; and CNN to sell NFTs.
Verizon Launches ‘Family Money’ Banking App for Parents and Kids

Verizon Launches ‘Family Money’ Banking App for Parents and Kids

Verizon has launched the Family Money Program, an app designed to teach kids about financial literacy, with parental oversight.
Weekly Subscription News: Wine, Watchdogs and Winning

Weekly Subscription News: Guitars, Gaming and Greenrooms

This Father’s Day weekend, we bring you some fun subscription headlines. Spotify launches a Clubhouse Rival, Spotify Greenroom; Dungeons & Dragons might...
Netflix to close dormant subscriptions

Netflix Launches Online Store for Exclusive Merchandise

Netflix has launched a new online store, Netflix.shop, to sell exclusive merchandise inspired by Netflix shows like Yasuke, Eden and Lupin.

Paramount+ Launches Ad-Supported Plan for $4.99 a Month

Earlier this week, Paramount+ launched an ad-supported streaming tier for $4.99 a month or $49.99 a year.
Twitter Launches ‘Super Follows’ Paid Subscriptions

Twitter Blue Subscription Now Live in Canada and Australia

Twitter Blue, Twitter's first paid subscription service, is now live in Canada and Australia as an in-app purchase on iOS.
Twitter Launches ‘Super Follows’ Paid Subscriptions

Twitter Launches Weather News Subscription Service for $10 a Month

Twitter officially dips its toe into the subscription waters, launching 'Tomorrow,' a paid weather news service for $10 a month.
SHAPE launches second Beauty Lab Box for summer.

SHAPE Adds New Revenue Stream with Beauty Lab Box

Meredith's SHAPE magazine adds a new revenue stream with the summer edition of its Beauty Lab Box.

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