freemium

  • FreedomPop Opens Its Freemium Internet Service To The Masses With New Public Beta

    FreedomPop Opens Its Freemium Internet Service To The Masses With New Public Beta

    It’s been nearly a year since a company called FreedomPop announced its intentions (through a cryptically ambitious press release, no less) that it planned to bring “free broadband” to data-hungry users nationwide. The early FreedomPop site didn’t inspire much confidence, but it wasn’t long before the team’s practical vision came to light. Put simply… Read More

  • The Complete Guide To Freemium Business Models

    The Complete Guide To Freemium Business Models

    The idea of offering your product or a version of it for free has been a source of much debate. Pricing is always tricky. Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs don’t give it enough thought. They will often copy the pricing strategy of similar products, base their decisions on pompous statements made by “experts” or rely on broken rationale (we worked hard so we should charge… Read More

  • blueKiwi Rides the Freemium Wave

    With the continued success of Twitter and other social networking tools, any criticism (or praise) of products and companies is becoming increasingly public. Finding a way to manage these external communications in the internal decision-making process is an ongoing challenge for many businesses. Today, in an effort to help marketers and community managers better deal with such outside… Read More