On Halloween Day, 2016, I wrote a condensed version of this blog for App Developer Magazine. It was featured and received nearly 700,000 views in just a few days. I’m reposting this on my blog below.
Subscriptions pay model is growing faster than both pay-to-download (or premium apps), and freemium (apps with non-subscription in-app purchases). App publishers should consider using auto-renewable subscriptions where applicable in their monetization strategies.