iOS 11.2 lets developers offer introductory pricing for subscriptions

Apple logoPaying for a subscription can sometimes seem cheap on paper. After all a $10 a month subscription doesn’t sound like a lot, especially when you’ve spent more on food and drinks, but over the months and years, it does add up to be quite a bit. This is why companies usually offer free trials or even introductory subscription pricing to tempt customers.

Free trials for subscriptions aren’t new in iOS, but it seems that with the release of iOS 11.2, developers will be able to offer their users introductory pricing. This is according to the latest iOS 11.2 beta release notes in which it mentions introductory pricing subscriptions as one of the features of the software update.

It reads, “Soon, you’ll be able to offer new customers a discounted introductory price for your auto- renewable subscriptions on the App Store.” Like we said, free trials have been offered in the past, but now don’t be surprised if you start seeing introductory pricing for subscriptions being offered for apps/services in the iTunes App Store in the future following the release of iOS 11.2.

This move seems to favor developers and is also part of a bigger initiative introduced by Apple last year, where they reduced their cut of 30% from subscriptions to 15% if developers could keep customers subscribed for at least a year.

Source: Ubergizmo

Tags: Apple

Comments
Add comment

Your name:
Sign in with:
or
Your comment:


Enter code:

E-mail (not required)
E-mail will not be disclosed to the third party


Last news

 
The new mobile payment app offers simple checkout proces
 
It is also rumored to feature a larger 4.2-inch display
 
Will warn users when background apps access the camera
 
Windows Phone 8.1 and 10 users have been spared for now
 
The drive also includes a hefty 40GB of DDR4
 
The bug also affects Safari and the built-in Messages app on macOS and the Apple Watch
 
Now is a good time to check out other keyboards that the Android and iOS app stores have to offer
 
Old installer pulled, new version pointing to the Store
The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Review
The evolution of the successful smartphone, now with a waterproof body and USB Type-C
February 7, 2017 /
Samsung Galaxy TabPro S - a tablet with the Windows-keyboard
The first Windows-tablet with the 12-inch display Super AMOLED
June 7, 2016 /
Keyboards for iOS
Ten iOS keyboards review
July 18, 2015 /
Samsung E1200 Mobile Phone Review
A cheap phone with a good screen
March 8, 2015 / 4
Creative Sound Blaster Z sound card review
Good sound for those who are not satisfied with the onboard solution
September 25, 2014 / 2
Samsung Galaxy Gear: Smartwatch at High Price
The first smartwatch from Samsung - almost a smartphone with a small body
December 19, 2013 /
 
 

News Archive

 
 
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728   




Poll

Do you use microSD card with your phone?
or leave your own version in comments (6)