It may surprise you to realize how much modern software is based on the concept of online subscription billing. The same method used for centuries by newspapers has emerged into the digital age, and companies like Chargify, which specializes in software to facilitate this transfers, have revolutionized its application in the modern world. An enormous percentage of humanity now utilizes this system on a regular basis in a number of suprising and unusual fields. A number of examples are listed below.
Subsciption billing has defined the gaming industry due to MMORPGs (Massive Multi-player Role Playing Games)like World of Warcraft and EVE, which currently have more subscribers than the population of most large cities. Literally millions of people pay a monthly subscription to the creators so that they may play with their friends online. These games offer players unlimited access for a month for a set fee, as well as micro-transactions for in-game content. In addition, the game is a source of nearly limitless entertainment and diversion, since new content is uploaded on a regular basis. (more…)