As popular as the subscription business model may be, it’s not foolproof. Here's how to make sure your subscription business idea is worth buying.

BrianaMorgaine

Copy Writer and Copy Editor

Briana is the content marketing specialist for Bplans. She enjoys discussing marketing, social media, and the pros and cons of the Oxford comma. Bri is a resident of Portland, Oregon, and can be found working remotely from a variety of local coffee shops. She can also be found, infrequently, on Twitter.

Recent Articles Published by Briana Morgaine

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Have an Idea for a Subscription Company? 9 Ways to Tell If You’ve Struck Gold

As popular as the subscription business model may be, it’s not foolproof. Here's how to make sure your subscription business idea is worth buying over and over again. Read more »

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How to Choose Which Social Media Platforms Are Right for Your Business

Even if you wanted to market your business on every social media platform available, you probably don't have time to do it all. Here's how to choose where to focus your social media marketing. Read more »

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Market Research: A Curated List of Our Best Resources

While vital, conducting market research can feel like a huge undertaking. So, here are our favorite resources to help make the process easier—and less intimidating! Read more »

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Ask the Experts: What Marketing Tools Can’t You Live Without?

From tracking and analytics to automation, there are endless tools to make your marketing project go from insurmountable to completely doable. Here are 11 expert recommendations. Read more »

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YouTube Marketing: A Small Business Guide

When it comes to social media marketing, are you ready to try something new? Creating YouTube videos can help connect your business with new audiences, build trust, and strengthen your brand identity. Read more »

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SaaS and Subscription Businesses: A Curated List of Our Best Resources

Interested in starting a SaaS or subscription-based business? We've compiled a list of our top articles on the subject to help you start and run one successfully. Read more »

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LinkedIn Marketing: A Small Business Guide

LinkedIn is a great resource for both job-seekers and employers alike, but it can also be a solid addition to your social media marketing strategy. Here's how to market your business with LinkedIn. Read more »

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Pinterest Marketing: A Small Business Guide

Pinterest isn't just for visual brands (or finding great recipes). Learn how to create a Pinterest marketing strategy that works for your business, no matter what your industry. Read more »

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Becoming Your Own Boss: A Bplans Guide

You're ready to ditch your office job and become your own boss. But how do you start—and what if you don't have an idea or a plan? This guide is for you. Read more »

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Instagram Marketing: A Small Business Guide

Think Instagram is just for highly visual businesses? Think again. Here's how to make an Instagram marketing strategy work for your small business, no matter what your product or service. Read more »

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Twitter Marketing: A Small Business Guide

Ready to dive into the world of Twitter marketing? Our guide will show you how to make the most of Twitter for your small business. Read more »

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SWOT Analysis: A Curated List of Our Best Resources

With a completed SWOT analysis, you can develop a strategy to ensure your business's success. Here are our favorite resources on creating a SWOT analysis, including examples, downloads, and interactive challenges. Read more »

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A Bplans Checklist: Your First Year in Business

So, you've successfully launched your business—congratulations! What next? Our first year in business checklist will help ensure you're on the right track. Read more »

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Facebook Marketing: A Small Business Guide

The world of Facebook marketing can be a little overwhelming, especially for small businesses. Our guide will walk you through the process, and help you create a successful Facebook marketing strategy. Read more »

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Cash Flow: A Curated List of Our Best Resources

They say that cash is king, and this is never more true than for small businesses. Run into cash flow problems, and you could be out of business—no matter how profitable you are. Here's a roundup of all the information you need to know. Read more »

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Have the Best Opening Day Ever: A Bplans Checklist

Your opening day has finally arrived, and the last thing you want is for it to go unnoticed. Use our checklist to plan an unforgettable opening day for your new business. Read more »

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Money-Making Subscription Services (That You Can Start Too!)

Subscription service businesses are growing in popularity, and it seems like every industry imaginable is getting in on the subscription business model. Get inspired by these great subscription services, and maybe consider starting one of your own! Read more »

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How One Popcorn Purveyor Found Sweet Success

Sometimes, the path to small business success is surprisingly sweet. Find out how John Seeley founded his family-owned caramel corn business, Mill Street Treats, and the lessons he learned. Read more »

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26 Businesses You Can Start for Free

Think you can't start a business for free? Wrong! Here are 26 excellent free (or very low-cost) businesses that you can start today. Read more »

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16 Resources to Help Grow Your SaaS Startup

Growing your SaaS business can be challenging, but finding the information you need to help you learn and grow doesn't have to be. Check out our list of invaluable SaaS podcasts, blogs, and communities you should be familiar with. Read more »

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As popular as the subscription business model may be, it’s not foolproof. Here's how to make sure your subscription business idea is worth buying.