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    How Does Discord Make Money? | Discord Business Model

    By Aashish Pahwa / March 29, 2018

    There are over 2.2 billion active gamers in the world which generated a whopping 108.9 billion in game revenues in 2017. What’s a better game based business model than a one which connects these gamers, let them have a voice chat while playing, and help them make communities and interact with their gaming friends while […]

    How Does Wikipedia Make Money? | Wikipedia Business Model

    By Aashish Pahwa / March 25, 2018

    You might be among those who think it’s unreliable or among those who exploit it for their assignments, research projects, dissertations, and presentations. But you can’t be among those who deny the popularity of the world’s largest encyclopaedia, Wikipedia. Wikipedia has more than 5.5 million articles, 33 million registered users, 32.5 million active editors, and […]

    How Does WordPress Make Money? Automattic Business Model

    By Aashish Pahwa / January 31, 2018

    Suppose, there’s a company which provides free seeds for you to grow crops and the make profits. The same company, however, charges for the add-ons like water, fertilizers, pesticides, etc. Sounds like a smart freemium business model? The company knows the basic necessities for farming. It builds your trust by giving seeds for free and […]

    ALDI Business Model | Why is ALDI so Cheap?

    By Aashish Pahwa / January 19, 2018

    Can your small family grocery company become world’s most sought-after discount supermarket? Well, if you remain in the market for around a century, focus more on great quality at less price, employ less but more efficient employees, ditch big brands and other middlemen and create your own brands by sourcing locally, focus less on marketing […]

    How Does Groupon Make Money? Groupon Business Model

    By Aashish Pahwa / December 8, 2017

    Groupon, the fastest company to reach $1 billion valuation milestone, is the pioneer of online deals revolution. The company has well positioned itself as a hyperlocal online platform where users discover and save on things to do, see, eat and buy which makes it fairly easy to guess that Groupon makes money as a middleman by connecting […]

    How Does Venmo Make Money? Venmo Business Model

    By Aashish Pahwa / March 21, 2018

    You wouldn’t disagree with me if I say smartphones are the new wallets of the millennials. Cash has been long gone. According to a study conducted on millennials, twenty percent of the respondents didn’t make a cash purchase of over $5 within the given month. This comes as a good news to many new and existing […]

    Spotify Business Model | How Does Spotify Make Money?

    By Rameez M Sydeek / January 26, 2018

    The music industry saw its true growth after 2015 where the music streaming software and applications like Spotify (140 million subscribers), Apple Music (30 million subscribers), etc. officially become the industry’s biggest source of revenue. According to FastCompany, the revenue from streaming services grew 57% during the first half of 2016 while the revenue from […]

    eBay Business Model | How Does eBay Make Money?

    By Rameez M Sydeek / November 2, 2017

    Founded in the living room of Pierre Omidyar in 1995, eBay is the pioneer of marketplaces for consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer vending. Even though it started off as a platform to auction collectibles, eBay business model has drastically shifted its focus and is now a leading e-marketplace, a classified service as well as an online ticket […]

    DealDash Business Model | Is DealDash a Scam?

    By Aashish Pahwa / October 24, 2017

    Auctions have been in existence since the 500BC and we’ve seen many new business models built around it; be it eBay auctions or a marketplace like Amazon where sellers bid different prices for the same product. Running an auction-based business model requires a lot of research and adherence to legalities or your business model will be […]

    How Does Reddit Make Money? Reddit Business Model

    By Vishnu Roshan / October 8, 2017

    CEO Steve Huffman proclaims that Reddit is the front page of the internet. As of 2017, the company had 542 million monthly visitors (250 million unique users) and an average of 50,000 active communities. Ranked as the fourth most visited website in U.S. and ninth most visited website in the world, Reddit, after its recent […]

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