Changes Coming to Your Microsoft 365 License

The Big Change: Higher Prices

The big piece of news is that Microsoft is raising prices across its various business plans. While no one likes to pay more, the move makes sense: since launching Office 365 back in 2011, Microsoft hasn’t raised pricing even once, despite adding 24 new apps, including Publisher, Stream, Bookings, Power Automate, SharePoint, and its stellar collaboration app, Microsoft Teams.

  • Microsoft 365 Business Premium (from $20 to $22)
  • Office 365 E1 (from $8 to $10)
  • Office 365 E3 (from $20 to $23)
  • Office 365 E5 (from $35 to $38)
  • Microsoft 365 E3 (from $32 to $36)

The Less Obvious Change: How Microsoft Sells 365

Microsoft’s August announcement focused on the increased value that Microsoft 365 offers as well as the specifics of the price change. But there’s a less obvious change going on here that you might also want to know about.

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