The following infographic from the folks at HootSuite illustrates the parallels between the Freemium Business Model (used by Skype, Dropbox and of course HootSuite) and baking a pie.  The infographic offers step by step instructions on how to incorporate all the key ingredients for freemium success: a huge base of free users, a handful of paid users, cheap data storage, cloud technology and an enthusiastic user community.

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Grab a Slice of Freemium Pie


David Wallace

David Wallace is a search & social media marketer who lives in Ahwatukee Arizona with his lovely wife. Interests & hobbies include all things Disney, roller coasters, musicianship and Christianity. Follow +David Wallace on Google + as well as Twitter.

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