How to Monetize Your APIs with Metered Billing
Metered billing allows for easy monetization of your APIs
By implementing a usage-based pricing model, you can meter customer usage of your API and bill users based on their consumption.
This eBook discusses what metered billing actually is, the challenges associated with monetizing APIs, and the pros and cons of different pricing models, specifically:
- Billing: Prepaid vs Postpaid
- Packaging: Tiered vs Pay As You Go (PAYG)
- Invoicing: Recurring vs Threshold Based