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How does Netflix make money?

Netflix has two main sources of revenue.

a. Membership Fees

Netflix’s source of income is from monthly subscriptions. It allows customers to choose the plan that best fits their needs. The difference in price is based on the following:

I. The number of screens that can be viewed at the same time.

II. The number of downloads to be made on phones or tablets.

III. HD available.

b. Monthly subscriptions

Netflix makes money from subscription costs. It has several payment options for its subscribers. Netflix accepts virtual accounts as payment methods. It accepts all credit cards including VISA, Mastercard, and American Express. Revenue is mainly on its subscription costs.

Here are streaming plans users can choose from.

The basic plan costs $8.99 per month and it has limited features. The standard plan costs $12.99 per month. It allows you to watch on two screens at a time in high definition(HD). Premium plan costs 15.99 per month. It gives you the chance to watch on four screens and enjoy other features.

Netflix no longer purchases licenses from other production companies to stream shows. It now produces shows and also partners with other content owners. Netflix makes an average of $8 to $15 per month of subscription. There is no doubt that Netflix’s revenue is absolutely perfect. They run no advertisements to generate money.

Netflix is very active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. These social media apps serve as channels through which all genres of movies are made known to the public. The more the subscribers, the more the subscriptions and the more revenue accumulated.


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