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  • Conversion rate from lite to premium

    This extremely useful infographic contains all kinds of interesting data about the success of The Room and The Room Two. These points are particularly interesting: 12% conversion rate from lite to premium iOS dominates their sales figures...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • FlickrCC William Hook
    Top free games charts are killing indies

    This is a guest post from John Griffin, co-founder of Might as well start off the new year with a controversial topic.  Top Games charts.  All of the stores provide charts to help promote a subset...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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    Improving Freemium Design: Combat Monsters

    Rubicon has built a pretty good framework for a fun and engaging game. There's a core loop, several different types/classes of characters to fit your play style, hundreds of unique cards, single player campaign and multiplayer. I...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • kristian_segerstrale
    An analytical framework for brand advertising in mobile games

    This is a guest post by Kristian Segerstrale of Initial Capital, originally published on their blog. Initial Capital work with many game companies, ranging from stealth mode yet-to-launch companies to global stars like Supercell. A common theme...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • FlickrCC image by Claudia Regina
    Google Play leads iOS for downloads, and other market data

    We’ve made another small update to our benchmark data pages, with new figures on how games big and small acquire, retain and monetise their users. Plus, we’ve added some new information about how Android and iOS compare...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • A top 10 grossing IOS game is making >$17 million a year (or how many downloads do I need to crack the top iOS charts)

    In June, Distimo released a free report showing what it takes to break into the top Charts on iOS. (I missed it, thanks Ben Cousins for bringing it to my attention again). The key findings: To get...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Shared on CC license by mysza831 on Flickr
    Apps, relationships and the nature of money

    On Wednesday this week, panellists at the Mobile Beat conference lamented the fact that Google had too few credit card details on file to monetise their users well. One day later, I got an email offering me...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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