Daily Archive: January 10, 2021

The art and science of SaaS pricing: True usage-based pricing

In part 2 of this series, we explored scalable unit-based pricing and highlighted a few of the common pitfalls and lessons the industry has learned. In this final article, we will delve deeper into the ultimate alignment with customer value: true usage-based pricing.

Irrespective of how advanced you get with the choice of your unit, the pricing fundamentally still boils down to a flat (within the unit limits) subscription fee — unless you go all the way to true usage-based “transaction pricing.” With transaction pricing, you simply defines a rate per unit and then assess and invoice monthly in arrears

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Amazon Web Services gives Parler 24-hour notice that it will suspend services to the company – TechCrunch

Parler is at risk of disappearing, just as the social media network popular among conservatives was reaching new heights of popularity in the wake of President Donald Trump’s ban from all major tech social platforms.

Parler, whose fortunes have soared as users upset at the President’s silencing on mainstream social media outlets flocked to the service, is now another site of contention in the struggle over the limits of free speech and accountability online.

In the wake of the riots at the Capitol on Wednesday and a purge of accounts accused of inciting violence on Twitter and Facebook, Parler

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