Girls Around Me devs hit back at stalker critics #BrandingFail
I-Free, the Russian dev house behind the “Girls Around Me” app has fired back at criticism that its app was simply a tool for weird men to ‘stalk’ women.
The app, which had been downloaded from Apple’s App Store over 70,000 times but has now been removed, mashed location data from Foursquare with public Facebook information to show users, presumably guys, which women had checked into local bars, providing their profile images and sometimes relationship status.
Foursquare has now...
Marketing Your App with Social Media: 7 Do’s and Don’ts
How to Personalize Without Being Creepy
Netflix offers me the film Lethal Weapon because I like 48 Hours, or recommends the TV program Burn Notice because I like Mad Men and Arrested Development. The predictions are sometimes pretty close to the mark, sometimes seriously off-target, but usually entertaining.
In contrast, MOG thinks, “Since...
App Marketing tips from AppGeyser
Recently AppsGeyser Co-Founder Vasily Salomatov was interviewed by a senior analyst at ABI Research on the subject of app creation.
Since his interview highlights a lot of the things that we feel AppsGeyser developers need to know, we’re sharing it...
Flurry for App Marketing: Which Developers use Flurry?
We've finally come to the end of our series of articles for app marketing. After looking at Fivver, Facebook ,Twitter advertising for apps and more we finally come to a dedicated service that many app developers swear by: Flurry.
Self described as a traffic acquisition and monetisation network for apps ,Flurry has worked with a series of high profile developers,...
5 key thoughts to marketing your mobile app development
The years 2012, with the global demand and supply of mobile apps continuously rising, it is vital to ensure your mobile app development benefits from the exposure it deserves.
The following 5 tips for mobile app development are vital thoughts to implementing your mobile app strategy.
1. Is there a benefit for the end user of my app? When developing your mobile app solution, keep your end user at the front of the project. Ask yourself questions such as how will this benefit my customer, what can they do...
Breaking Into The Android Top 10
Everyone wants to break in to the top ten of the Android app store. It's one of the most coveted positions because it shows other users just how good your app is.
It also increases visibility, which leads to more downloads, which leads to more revenue.
So, the question I'm often asked is: "how many downloads do I need to get to hit the Android top ten?"
The answer is simple.... It's just 17.
Of course, that's only if you want to be in the top ten paid-for cookery widgets in the Tuvalu app store. Have a bit...