Mobile App Revenue is Higher Than Hollywood
Mobile app revenue is off the charts! According to a recent study performed by Asymco, revenue for mobile apps is bigger than all of the combined domestic (US) box office of Hollywood movie studios. How? Well, these figures seem to be incredibly indicative of the world we live in. Less and less people are going to the movies, preferring to wait or torrent them instead. Meanwhile, the mobile app industry continues to grow exponentially. Hollywood is now focusing on the international market in.
SMBs and Mobile Apps: DIY or DIFM?
Mobile apps aren’t easy to create. They can be expensive and difficult to make; the simplest SMB apps can cost a minimum of $3,000 – $5,000 to build and often take a months. Costs can reach $10,000 – $50,000 (or higher) for more sophisticated “back-end integration” (hooking into company computer systems). Businesses have two choices: Do it Yourself (DIY) or Do It for Me (DIFM). Most SMBs (and many big outfits) lack the technology, skills, staff and time to develop mobile websites.
Common Mistakes Agencies Should Avoid
The argument could be made that larger marketing agencies do not face the same issues as their smaller counterparts. Larger firms don’t have to deal with as much employee turnover, customer retention, small deals, etc. Although hard work (and some luck) has a lot to do with the success of a business, mistakes still happen and those should be addressed. We’ve outlined some common mistakes made by marketing firms below. Only One Person Selling Many agencies only have one or two junior appointment.
8 Tips for Generating Sales Leads
New leads are the lifeblood of every business. While every lead doesn’t always become a sale, every sale starts off as a lead. Knowing how to generate a good lead is critical to maintaining and growing your business. But when your well of leads starts to run dry, how will your agency adapt? Here’s our advice for agencies looking to grow their business by boosting their lead flow and closing more deals. Focus on Lead Capture – Ease of contact, make sure.
How Your Agency Can Offer Mobile Apps [RECORDED WEBINAR]
Mobile marketing is maturing and so is the way consumers engage with SMBs through their smart phones. Agencies take notice, the world is trending towards mobile and Bizness Apps is here to help you get started. In the webinar below, Bizness Apps CEO Andrew Gazdecki lays out the mobile marketing trends in 2015 and how your agency can take full advantage. Facts to note: – In September 2014, there were more than 174 million smartphones in the US alone, compared to just 45 million in 2009 – Time.
iOS & Android Hazel Release
New Features: Introducing the App Dashboard! Now you can login to your reseller credentials to see all the apps in your reseller account! Once logged in, you are presented with a list of all your apps, 20 per page. Swipe left/right to see more. On the top left, there is a drop down selector to sort between all your apps, or the ones you have published to the app store. You also have a list here of demo apps that we.
Business Branding Matters
Do you own a business? Then you own a brand! In today’s world brand awareness is incredibly important because advertising is everywhere and everyone has all the information they need at their fingertips. Your business absolutely must have something that sets it apart, something that is unique and refreshing. That is your brand. So how do you control that brand and put its best foot forward? First: Understanding what a brand is. According to Al Ries, the Father of Branding, “a successful.
Google’s Latest Means You Need to be Mobile-Friendly
Google’s newest announcement about algorithms has everyone talking. Starting April 21, 2015, website indexing is set to change yet another time. The change is apparently going to be beneficial to users and businesses that are ready for mobile close-ups. The new Google algorithm will make it even more important for companies to have “mobile friendliness.” Google is also offering a specialized tool to help companies determine how and when to find a mobile-friendly web design agency. If you’re worried about the way.
4 Keys to Making the Best First Impression
Do you know how to make a good first impression? We all think we know the basics: immaculate hair and/or makeup, a nice suit, good personal hygiene, a winning smile and strong handshake. But there are actually other things you can and should do, things that aren’t quite as obvious, in order to make the best first impression. Consider this: 33% of professionals know within 90 seconds of meeting a person if they will offer them a job Most people judge a.
10 Notes from Apple’s Apple Watch Keynote Address
Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage today in San Francisco to reveal the final pieces of information about Apple Watch, that he officially announced in September, 2014. Apple Watch was not the only bit of news released today, however, as Cook began his speech with a new MacBook, ResearchKit and HBO NOW (for AppleTV). 1. Still The Best Apple is everywhere! With 700 million iPhones sold since 2007, Apple is the clear leader in the smartphone market. And iPhone 6 and.