Dinosaurs and Digerati: The Way Forward for Subscription-Based News Apps

The Internet offers news the way trees offer pollen. In a supersaturated market, what chance is there that anyone will pay, and pay on a regular basis, for news delivered by app?

When you look at user demand for news on mobile devices, you find hunger and satisfaction. Well, you find some hunger and a lot of satisfaction. In a landscape of free online news, the news app business model that succeeds will be the one that sells something special. The good news is that there is a (small) market for online subscription news, and publishers can make a living serving that market based on features such as excellence, highly valued content, and community.
Hello! If you are a paying Subscription Insider Member, please log in below to continue reading. Otherwise, click subscribe below to enjoy access to all of our premium content.

Subscription Insider is uniquely focused on the business of subscriptions.

Subscription Insider is uniquely focused on the business of subscriptions.
We deliver the information, training and research that subscription entrepreneurs, executives, and their teams need to support improved decision making, skills, and profitability.
You May Be Interested In:

Upcoming September Webinar Line-Up

Don't miss our exciting line up covering revenue growth through data,
B2B subscription channel sales and COVID impacted trends in retention and payments.

IoT, SmartBike, and Subscriptions

How to Grow B2B Revenue
by Managing Omni-Channel Sales Conflict

Retention and Payments 
In 2020

Sept. 2nd at 1 PM EDT

Sept. 10th at 1 PM EDT

Sept. 16th at 1 PM EDT