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  • In today's episode of Pricing Page Teardown, Patrick and Peter set the stage for a clash of cineplex titans: AMC and MoviePass. With its offering of unlimited movies, MoviePass has attracted so many customers that they're starting to crumble under the weight of their own volume play. AMC, on the other hand, waited until they knew the market was successful before starting their own version of the s...

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  • E-commerce company Shopify helps entrepreneurs set up shop and sell products in online and brick-and-mortar stores. Founded in 2004, they are currently doing $580 million in revenue with a market cap of $13.1 billion. By focusing their efforts on the aspiring entrepreneur market, Shopify has been able to maintain a sense of momentum in their growth.

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  • Founded in 2007 and currently doing $1.1 billion in revenue with a market cap of $11 billion, Dropbox is the prosumer choice for a free storage plan. Box, founded two years earlier in 2005, is doing $505.6 million in revenue with a market cap of $3.25 billion going after more enterprise clients. You might think they're in competition, but one thing is certain: these two cloud storage titans are go...

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  • The subscription economy is here, and Patreon is leading the charge. Founded in 2013 by YouTuber and one-half of Pomplamoose Jack Conte, Patreon is currently doing $7.5 million in revenue, with a valuation of $450 million. The artist subscription content service provider not only helps content creators sell their products but also helps them build relationships with fans, and it invites patrons to...

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  • Today, we're exploring the pricing strategy that has propelled MailChimp to success, including an unconventional use of “unlimited” pricing, an unbundling opportunity all startups can learn from, and a few differentiation strategies for keeping its closest rivals at bay.

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  • Once more of the the outcast of the social network community compared to its more news making counterparts - Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat - LinkedIn has been quietly regaining attention from business professionals. Don’t call it a comeback, but with a focus on written content, personal videos, and engagements via comments vs. just sharing articles, LinkedIn has worked its way back to...

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  • Social coding gives developers a better way to work together and collaborative code service GitHub helps make it possible. Built in 2008 on the ethos of peer coding and bringing people together, GitHub currently has 26 million customers and is doing $110 million in revenue with a valuation of $2 billion.

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  • One of a handful of so-called “insta-unicorns,” Domo—the Utah-based business intelligence startup—quietly raised enough of an investment to net a billion dollar valuation before the tech world had fully taken note of it. But with the company now valued at $2.28 billion, and apparently gunning for an IPO in 2018, investors and rival BI players alike are taking the company very seriously.

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  • If you want to see a company that understands how the subscription model works, look no further than Rent the Runway. The profitable, $100 million revenue e-commerce company already has eight million customers. They understand that great differentiation and brand experience is what acquires customers, keeps customers, and grows customers.

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  • Salesforce is the OG SaaS company. With an 18.1% CRM market share, it dominates the space, way ahead of massive companies like Microsoft, Oracle, and SAP. Its growing revenue, set at $8.39 billion in 2017, has allowed it to hoover up other companies such as Heroku (2010), RelateIQ (2014), Demandware (2016), and Quip (2016).

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  • Netflix has grown every year since Reed Hasting apocryphally blew a gasket at a $40 late charge when returning a copy of Apollo 13 to Blockbuster. In the 20 years since, Netflix has pushed Blockbuster out of business, and pivoted their own business model away from mailing DVDs to streaming. They now reach 117 million subscribers in over 190 countries worldwide. This constant growth has led to a $...

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  • "Know thy customer" might just be the first commandment of enlightened startups worldwide. The words have been featured on bumper stickers and t-shirts, motivated thousands of blog posts, and become something of a mantra for founders. Yet, for all of our purported devotion to customer-knowledge, the majority of subscription businesses have little more than a surface-level idea of who their custom...

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  • There is one page on your website that rises above all others in importance. Your sales and marketing teams have fought tooth and nail to win the attention of every visitor. Your development team has worked long into the night to deliver an incredibly compelling product.  Yet, if your pricing page isn't perfectly designed to convert potential customers, all that effort is for naught. Close only ...