Home > NewsRelease > Weekly Subscription News: Gaming Growth, TikTok Competition and Publishing Partnerships
Text
Weekly Subscription News: Gaming Growth, TikTok Competition and Publishing Partnerships
From:
Kathleen Greenler Sexton --- Subscription Expert Kathleen Greenler Sexton --- Subscription Expert
For Immediate Release:
Dateline: Boston , MA
Saturday, September 19, 2020

 

Gaming growth, TikTok competitors, and publishing partnerships dominate the subscription headlines this week. Nintendo Switch Online has added 11 million new subscribers since January, YouTube launches a beta test of ‘Shorts,’ a TikTok competitor, and The Washington Post and the Financial Times create a joint digital subscription to attract subscribers. Also, Amazon unveils a Kids+ subscription service with new content and an announcement feature, The Athletic hits the 1 million subscriber milestone despite the sports shutdown, and The Economist has tripled the number of subscribers driven by LinkedIn.

Nintendo Switch Online Has Added 11 Million New Subscribers Since January
Gadgets 360

YouTube Unveils TikTok Competitor ‘Shorts,’ Launching in Beta This Week
Tubefilter

You May Be Interested In:

SUBSCRIPTION SHOW 2020 (Online) 
Live or On-Demand from October 5-16 

Tap into the Latest Subscription Intelligence

  • 24 hours of keynotes and sessions live or on-demand to fit your schedule
  • Book 1:1 30-minute coaching sessions with executives in your niche
  • Face-to-face and 1:1 networking opportunities
  • Gain real-time insight on current trends and develop a strategic action plan for 2021

Learn how to convert, retain, and scale your
subscription business for sustainable growth

REGISTER TODAY

The Washington Post and Financial Times Create Joint Digital Subscription
Media Post

Swiss Running Brand ‘On’ Launches Sustainable Subscription Service
SGB Media

Amazon Unveils Kids+ Subscription Service with New Content, Announcement Feature
9 to 5 Toys

YouTube Hit with $3B UK Class Action Style Suit for ‘Unlawful’ Use of Kids’ Data
TechCrunch

How The Economist Has Tripled the Number of Subscribers Driven by LinkedIn
Digiday

The Athletic Hits 1 Million Subscribers After Surviving Sports Shutdown
CNBC

About Subscription Insider

Subscription Insider is uniquely focused on the business of subscriptions, delivering daily subscription economy news and providing best-practice information, training and research through memberships, training events and conferences. Subscription entrepreneurs and executives representing all sectors of the subscription economy depend on Subscription Insider to improve decision making, team skills and business profitability. Learn more at www.subscriptioninsider.com and www.subscriptionshow.com

MEDIA CONTACT:

Media Team
media@subscriptioninsider.com

News Media Interview Contact
Name: Kathy Greenler Sexton
Title: CEO
Group: Subscription Insider
Dateline: Andover, MA United States
Direct Phone: 617-401-7653
Cell Phone: 617-834-2169
Jump To Kathleen Greenler Sexton --- Subscription Expert Jump To Kathleen Greenler Sexton --- Subscription Expert
Contact Click to Contact
Other experts on these topics