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Freemium conversion to paid subscription optimization

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Pay only for actual conversion to paid subscription growth

The majority of conversion rate optimization agencies don't promise any guarantees on freemium conversion to paid subscription improvement and just charge a fixed monthly fee avoiding any growth responsibility.

We conduct preliminary quantitative analytics before we accept a new client in order to forecast a specific percentage of uplift of conversion to paid subscription that we can achieve by an agreed date.

For instance, it could be 9% total conversion to paid subscription uplift in 3 months.

In case of not delivering by the deadline, which happens in 4-7% of projects, we conduct more experiments FREE of charge until we achieve the forecasted conversion to paid subscription growth.

Sounds interesting? This promise of guaranteed results is based on our experience of running experiments on 21 million monthly users of our clients in freemium and understanding of conversion to paid subscription benchmarks.

How do we optimize freemium conversion to paid subscription?

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Expertise growing freemium conversion to paid subscription

We have conducted approximately 513 A/B tests for 42 freemium projects and a lot of them needed conversion to paid subscription optimization. Ask for the most relevant freemium case studies for the same market.

There are three major factors to consider when you evaluate the experience of a CRO agency.

Ask them about the experience with:

  1. process
  2. freemium
  3. market.

Most conversion optimization firms claim to have conversion optimization process competence and pitch the same things about their capability in UX research and experimentation.

And you should have at least enough experience to understand the depth of these skills on initial calls, which could be hard to do.

What do you do if you can't do a technical assessment on data analytics and experimentation? The simple solution is to ask for their expertise in the same business model, as any freemium has similar challenges and best practices.

Isn't it useful when your contractor has already carried out the same research on millions of users and gained insights on how to optimize conversion to paid subscription? On the other hand, each business model has completely unique tech and data tracking stacks that require distinct skills, processes and mindsets.

And if you hire an agency expecting a turnkey solution, you don t expect the agency to be doing important things for the first time or find them quickly hiring freelancers to fill in skill shortages, right? Just as important is market expertise, which is mostly about understanding unique customer demands.

And that's the main area of the research if the agency already shows the business model expertise.

So it's definitely a clear differentiator if the contractor has that, but it dramatically decreases the choice of CRO agencies with all three components (process, freemium, and industry expertise).

But if the conversion optimization firm has worked with 326 clients as we have, then they likely have experience in the same market as yours.

And even if it's from a different business model it could be even more beneficial as it can uncover new conversion to paid subscription growth hacks that your competition may be not use right now.

1. Top-notch experiment statistics.
2. 26-31% success rate with at least 1-5% total revenue growth, achieved based on a unique methodology combining quantitative and qualitative research.
3. Trusted to conduct A/B/n tests on 173 m. monthly active users.

What is a average freemium conversion to paid subscription?

The first goal of freemium CRO process is to choose the drop-off in the funnel. Even if you've done advanced funnel analytics, cohorts, and quantitative user journey research, how do you know that your current conversion to paid subscription has the highest growth potential? Clearly the critical element is to get valid and most recent numbers on freemium conversion to paid subscription benchmarks in your niche. Ask for freemium conversion to paid subscription benchmarks and a consultation on strategies to grow.

 

Frequently asked questions

  • How will you increase our freemium conversion to paid subscription?

    After working with a number of freemium clients, we understood that there is no “one-size fits all” list of top-performing techniques to optimize conversion to paid subscription. The ”secret sauce” is in the level of execution of data analytics and UX research that results in representative conclusions on the biggest leak. The universal best practices for conversion to paid subscription optimization are typically already used by your competition and already don't result in desired uplift. And the function of a conversion optimization firm is invent new mechanics, leveraging experience from other industries that are not currently implemented by competitors.

  • What is the price of conversion to paid subscription conversion optimization services?

    The price depends on the quantity of monthly users, funnels and number of conversions to calculate the amount of experiments, the required results and the difficulty of executing that.

  • What happens if the forecasted conversion to paid subscription growth is not delivered?

    We do more split-tests for free until we bring the promised conversion to paid subscription results. This obligation is included in the contract and we do this anyway to further the authority of one of the most respected conversion rate optimization agencies.

  • What are the steps to increase freemium conversion to paid subscription?

    1. Analytics setup audit. 2. Detect the most problematic conversion to paid subscription bottleneck and get quantitative and accurate data on the reason behind it. 3. Create an alternativeUI/UX and copywriting. 4. Build an A/B test and perform detailed QA. 5. Report the results!

  • How to track conversion to paid subscription improvement?

    We track the impact on conversion to paid subscription based on experiment results. If you haven't heard of A/B testing, it's splitting the users between different versions of the same UX element to gain a big enough sample size of the impact on the conversion to paid subscription. We do a data tracking audit before starting with A/B testing, to make sure the data is correct and agree on the formula to calculate the conversion to paid subscription.

  • What is conversion to paid subscription?

    If you're in your first job in in freemium then you should learn not only the key KPIs such as conversion to paid subscription and their definitions, but also their interconnections, ways, processes, tactics, strategies to grow it and the main principles of data tracking, in order to estimate the results. Book a strategy session with our most experienced CRO consultants to get detailed answers to your specific questions.

What do our customers say about us?

Ryan Newman - Marketing Director, Papaya Global (Israel)
The Conversionrate.store completely turned around our website conversion delivering an 88% increase in the total number of conversions. Their work is logical and smart, both identifying and improving existing funnels and creating new funnels for conversions delivered by excellent UX/UI. We are incredibly happy with their work and highly recommend working with them.
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Ryan Newman
Marketing Director, Papaya Global (Israel)
Alexander Boyev - Head of Marketplaces, EVO Group (Ukraine)
Conversionrate.store boosted Prom.ua’s desktop revenue by 6%. The project was on performance-based basis and turned a positive ROI within a month.
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Alexander Boyev
Head of Marketplaces, EVO Group (Ukraine)
Jess Dang - Founder, Cook Smarts (USA)
Conversion Rate Store increased my free trial to paid customers conversion rate by 86% (!!!). Very happy with the result of the CRO project and highly recommend working with them.
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Jess Dang
Founder, Cook Smarts (USA)
Trevor George - Founder, Maskclub (USA)
Conversionrate.store is very detail and logic focused. You want insight into your data? They will give it to you and without bias. They let the data speak and they know how to interpret it.
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Trevor George
Founder, Maskclub (USA)
Jayden V
Hunter Galloway (Australia).
Conversion Rate Store have been instrumental to our online growth, we have seen a 26% increase in visitor to lead conversions. Their pragmatic approach has completely removed the guesswork from conversion rates, and just delivered results. If you are looking to dramatically improve your conversions online, speak with Conversion Rate Store.
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Jayden V
Hunter Galloway (Australia)
Nicholas A. Michalak - Founder, Somnifix (USA).
Very impressed by the speed and efficiency of the team’s work. All the proposed changes and updates are always backed by data, not by assumptions. Since we’ve started working together in August 2019, the UX of our website has vastly improved and our monthly revenue has increased by 200% (tripled).
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Nicholas A. Michalak
Founder, Somnifix (USA)
Trevor George - Founder, Maskclub (USA).
Conversionrate.store is very detail and logic focused. You want insight into your data? They will give it to you and without bias. They let the data speak and they know how to interpret it.
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Trevor George
Founder, Maskclub (USA)
Ihor Hromada - Auto.ria.com (Ukraine).
We saw a 13.5% uplift in conversion rate of Auto.ria.com as a result of working with Conversion Rate Store. The first of their hypotheses was already a success. We were pleasantly surprised by the professional approach and a high level of expertise of their team.
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Ihor Hromada
Auto.ria.com (Ukraine)

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