Ask MagCloud: Digital Distribution

Why do I earn a lower percentage for sales of my digital publication in the iPad app than for sales on

While there are a lot of benefits to distributing on the iPad there are also additional transaction fees required for In-App Purchase. As a result, your share of digital sales made via In-App-Purchase is 50% of the iPad selling price. Publishers continue to keep 70% of digital sales made through the MagCloud website.

You can see how your earnings will differ for sales on the website and in the iPad app using our digital pricing calculator.

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