Mashup Business Models

In a well-written summary, Richard MacManus outlines a set of possible mashup business models including: advertising, lead generation and affiliate programs, transactional mashups, as well as noting other potential models of subscriptions, pay-per-transaction, premium services, charging business not individuals. He notes that for most part these remain to be proven in any significant way.

For more ideas on mashup business models see these discussion notes from last month's excellent Mashup Camp.

Be sure to read the next Financial article: How Much Revenue via APIs?