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Freemium SF Bay Area Meetup Report — April 11, 2013

Our goal is to expand, illuminate, educate and foster relationships in the Freemium / Premium Marketing arena.

April’s Freemium SF Bay Area Meetup at Elance marked our Meetup’s first anniversary. Our moderator, Cynthia Typaldos of Kachingle, introduced speakers from Elance, engajer and Open Garden to nearly one hundred attendees. Freemium is still the rage, but discussion extends to other monetization strategies, pricing issues and business models. “How is anyone going to get somebodyContinue Reading

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Freemium: Offers Should Avoid the “Ikea Problem”

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 This month our Meetup took place at NextSpace in San Francisco. Moderator Cynthia Typaldos of Kachingle introduced ninety attendees at the Freemium SF Bay Area Meetup to three more great speakers. Jules Maltz, General Partner at Institutional Venture Partners (IVP) prefers to invest in second and third stage funding rounds. Past investment has gone to freemiumContinue Reading

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App/SaaS Monetization: Freemium, Premium, etc.: Elance, engajer, and Open Garden

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About our Meetup | Freemium SF Bay Area Cory Langner, Sr. Business Development Associate, Elance connects entrepreneurs, business owners and other professionals — some in the employ-ing and some in the employ-er position! Find out how they combine technology, business and marketing for all players’ success. Michael Castellano, Co-Founder and CEO engajer has one of the hottest video selling platformsContinue Reading

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Freemium: Meetup March 14! App/SaaS Monetization — speakers from Strava, IVP, Medrio

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Join Kachingle at NextSpace in San Francisco on March 14! About our Meetup | Details & RSVP | Freemium SF Bay Area Michael Horvath, CEO of Strava, heads up one of the hottest apps for athletes in the world. Jules Maltz, Partner at Institutional Venture Partners (IVP) is an expert on investment funding and Freemium; and Michael Farr ofContinue Reading

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FreemiumSFBay: J. St. Peter, DELL, M. Wittstock, NewsiT and A.Dhir, PricewaterhouseCoopers

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Jason St. Peter presented Dell’s $100M commitment to entrepreneurs through the Dell Innovators Credit Fund. Amit Dhir from PricewaterhouseCoopers explained software pricing methods, and Melinda Wittstock from NewsiT app monetization from the NewsiT perspective. Cynthia Typaldos, Founder of Kachingle explained bundling software apps and Kachingle’s micropayment system. A fifth presentation by Brian Anderson, a DELLContinue Reading

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Freemium: Dell Innovators Credit Fund: Designed to help startups with credit, equipment & consultation

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At the February Freemium Meetup Dell gave two very insightful presentations about entrepreneurial funding and SaaS integrations with Dell. Jason St. Peter spoke about the Dell Innovators Credit Fund and the benefits for entrepreneurs to …

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“Freemium is a hybrid generated by today’s business world.” — Giacomo Balli in Interview with FreemiumSFBay

Our goal is to expand, illuminate, educate and foster relationships in the Freemium / Premium Marketing arena.

Giacomo Balli is an iOS entrepreneur and freelance developer. He has lots of experiences about Freemium in the mobile app space. Originally from Florence, Italy he recently relocated to San Francisco, CA.

“The biggest benefit of …

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“In 2013, don’t assume that Freemium makes you special.” — Lincoln Murphy in Interview with FreemiumSFBay

Our goal is to expand, illuminate, educate and foster relationships in the Freemium / Premium Marketing arena.

One of the most recognized expert in the Freemium Space is Lincoln Murphy. He shares in his book “The Reality of Freemium in SaaS” his insights about the Freemium Business Model. He also writes about it on …

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“Freemium can be extremely successful, but is overly hyped” — Doug Caviness in Interview with FreemiumSFBay

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The head of SaaS Solutions at cleverbridge, Doug Caviness, gave us an exclusive interview of his insights about “Freemium as a Business Model”.
 
 
 

“Freemium typically requires a bullish investment climate.” – Doug Caviness
 
FreemiumSFBay: What does the term …

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