Subscriptions are enjoying a new prominence as a revenue engine for digital content and apps

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Many digital media companies have embraced monthly and annual subscriptions. The business model allows digital media companies to provide a premium experience that offersmorethan the basic, often ad-supported service level.

Subscriptions are enjoying a new prominence as a revenue model for digital content and apps. Internet companies are exploiting the opportunity to boost ARPU (average revenue per user), thanks to recurring payments from a subscriber base.

In this new and exclusive report from BI Intelligence we look at how prominent players in five separate categories have tried to build a subscription-based revenue stream alongside ad-based businesses: the categories are video, music, news publishing, social networks/messaging, and dating apps.

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