Constant Variables Podcast Logo

A non-technical look at mobile app development
Presented by The Jed Mahonis Group

3: Revenue Models for Mobile Apps

Published December 22, 2017
Run time: 00:22:33
Listen to this episode with one of these fantastic apps:

Tim and Rob discuss the pros and cons of 5 popular revenue models for mobile apps.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • The true cost of a "free" app
  • The reason why the traditional "paid" app model doesn't work well for mobile apps
  • Why "freemium" apps are the most popular source of revenue
  • "Paymium" is actually a word, but not a popular revenue model
  • The complexities of starting a "SaaS" product

This episode is brought to you by The Jed Mahonis Group, who builds mobile software solutions for the on-demand economy. Learn more at

Recorded October 26, 2017
Edited by Jordan Daoust

Show Notes:

Free Apps:

Paid Apps:

Freemium Apps:

Paymium Apps:

SaaS Apps: