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New in iOS 10: How Apple App Store Search Ads is Relevant for Your Business

The new Search Ad format is currently being BETA tested in the US and is in the pipeline for launch in the fall of 2016. With this update Apple opens up new opportunities for marketing via its App Store. This is highly anticipated news for businesses and companies that already work strategically with App Store Optimization (ASO) and have allocated a specific budget to market…

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How to Run Faster With Data: New Advancements in Data Energizes Mobile Innovation

    (Take-aways from the Digital Velocity Europe 2016 event hosted by Tealium) Mobtimizers just returned from a two-day conference and training session in London at the Digital Velocity Europe 2016 event hosted by Tealium. The main theme of the conference was to discuss how brands and companies can produce more profitable omnichannel experiences by orchestrating their customer data. We have collected a few headlines from…

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Mobile Strategy, the 40,000 foot approach

Mobile Strategy, the 40,000 foot approach

The first time we saw Osterwalder’s presentation of the business model canvas, we realized that we had come across a great tool to help structure business models. The simplicity of the model is it’s true force. It enables established businesses as well as entrepreneurs to quickly restructure and question their business models. Changes to customer behavior and needs, specifically related to the explosive growth in…

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Mobile Survey 2015: Companies are shifting focus to mobile

A 2015 mobile survey by Econsultancy and Adobe shows companies across the globe are increasing their focus on mobile. Budgets and efforts towards leveraging mobile platforms for business opportunities and customer relations are increasing compared to last year, but measuring the effects is still a challenge. A global 2015 mobile survey conducted by Econsultancy for Adobe finds that marketers and digital professionals are now channeling…

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We Love ASO, Should We Love ASO Equally (App Store Optimization)?

We love SEO. Should we love App Store Optimization equally (ASO)?

Search engine optimization (SEO) is a proven marketing concept that most digital marketers have embraced. ASO, on the other hand, is a new and lesser known discipline, yet important to digital marketeers. This article answers common questions we get from clients on ASO.  What is ASO? ASO is the process of optimizing your app presence in the App Stores by improving organic search ranking. Your…

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Takeaways from APS Berlin 2014 - App Promotion Summit

Five Forces of App Marketing (APS Berlin 2014 take-aways)

What are the key strategies for creating business value through your apps today and in the near future? Mobtimizers joined one of the world’s leading conferences on App Promotion and Marketing to share insights with the leaders of the app economy. This article discusses the main highlights from The App Promotion Summit in Berlin, 2014. During our APS London visit last August, we saw a…

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App Store Optimization: How To Create Effective ASO Plan

For anyone who has heard of SEO, the idea of App Store Optimization (ASO) is not a foreign concept. With SEO, the basic idea is to ensure better ranking by the search engines, but for apps this is specifically related to App Store search engines. The ultimate goal of an ASO plan is to grow sales, reach a broader or newer markets, and/or strengthen your…

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App Store Optimization Study (Free Download)

New York, NY, September 29, 2014 – Mobtimizers recently released its App Store optimization white paper. This white paper is available as a free download, and provides valuable insights for anyone working in the mobile and app sphere. The report was presented at IIH Nordic‘s Web Analytics Conference last Wednesday in Copenhagen by CEO Brian Egerup. The presentation slides detailing many of the reports findings…

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App store optimization ASO – Term

The science of: Being found better by users in the app stores, due to the fact that App Store Search is the No. 1 source for people to discover new applications Rank higher compared to competitors Rank higher for specific keywords Rank higher in Google´s semantic search for applications Create appealing graphics (icon, screenshots and promo video) to increase the chances of being downloaded

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How to drive mobile and app installs with Google Search

Driving Mobile and App Installs with Google Search

Driving Mobile and App Installs with Google Search It’s official, Google announced today that App developers and marketers can drive installs via Google Search and YouTube. The features were announced earlier this year at Google’s “Step Inside Adwords” April 22nd 2014 Presentation. Search terms by users will help advertisers make targeted campaigns to drive downloads or re-engagement. An app developer such as Northcube AB could…

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The Future of App Optimization and Marketing

Update August 23rd 2014: Google made available a new set of features today allowing advertisers and developers to drive installs from Google search as well as Youtube. Read more here: Driving Mobile and App Installs with Google Search Update July 19th 2014: As mentioned below, facebook ads currently give one of the best ROIs. New estimates from eMarketer, in this New York Times article, confirms:…

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How to Avoid ASO Black Hatters

How to Avoid ASO Black Hatters

If you work in a corporate environment, you are well shielded from tricksters and black hatters who roam the world of app optimization. They are out there promising the moon and stars, and unfortunately they are louder than many of the white hat companies that do ASO and app optimization by the book. Here is a quick guide to help you distinguish between the two…

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ASO keywords: How to trump your competition with superior timing

In the world of marketing, timing has always been a crucial factor in the success of a campaign. This article takes a look at the link between App Store Optimization (ASO) and ASO keywords timing – specifically how you can benefit by developing a keyword list with timing in mind.  Let’s take a pragmatic approach on optimizing ASO keywords timing for an app that is currently…

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How to Outsource ASO and App Optimization Successfully

The outsourcing craze that permeated the last decade is coming to an end and companies are reassessing their outsourcing strategies. However, outsourcing can still be a cost-effective alternative to hiring an in-house team. Research shows that the perceived benefits of outsourcing often don't materialize. First, the wage rate arbitrage that existed in the last two to three decades is going away. Price differences between markets...
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Exciting ASO News from the Apple June 2nd, 2014 Special Event.

If you work with mobile and app development, you are probably delighted about the new release of iOS 8 and all its new features. Developers are already exploring how these new features can help them update and enhance exciting apps. Meanwhile, Apple also announced a few less noticeable, yet important, updates to their iOS platform. Here are a couple of updates that will have an...
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The Ultimate Guide to App Store Optimization (ASO) for managers

Your organization has outsourced the creation of a new iPhone and Android app and after 6 months of painstaking testing and an exhausting roll-out in the app stores you sit back in your chair and exhale deeply. Hopefully you are excited to start planning another app, or maybe you are already thinking of all the great updates your team can implement in the next version…

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