Businesses yearn to derive more and more information about people, their location, associations, and interests. This is because when they possess that kind of knowledge, they can create more influential and more monetizable apps and services. However, people wish to put a stop to this kind of access to their personal information, as they are afraid of being exploited, monitored or misused. read more
The market for social casino games is soaring new heights. Already being labeled as the fastest growing game genres on social networks in 2013, and with expected collective profits of $2.9 billion, the market is booming globally.
In this context, we also observe that seven of the top game makers earned more profits on the App Store than Google Play. Looking at the image below, we see that Big Fish Games generated 84% of its whole revenue on the App Store while there is a tie for the largest total revenue share on Google Play at 43% between Williams Interactive and Buffalo Studios. read more
Engaging Marketing Trends: Gamification
When it comes to consumer engagement a new trend seems to be viral in retail enterprise. Since we have been trained for immediate reward system, incentivizing our day to day tasks is now an accepted behavior pattern.
Gamification a promising marketing trend
This is a new strategy for ‘customer engagement’ for many leading retail companies. Following up closely the process works in a successfully engaging, fun and addictive way for consumers, let’s see with a step by step example how, the new methodology is simply a clever trick to attract and engage customers. Here’s how the strategy becomes most effective: read more
Yes, there are a lot of apps out there that mostly sell your app idea. So how do you compete against them? Ideally you should come up with an irreplaceable problem solving app or an ingenious idea that hasn’t been launched before. Innovation being the key, but given the condition that your app is competing against an already existing idea in the market, here are a few tips and methods you need to employ to ensure you are able to monetize it to the max. read more
There may be many reasons why your app fails. It could be a flawless app, with a prominent purpose and guarantees a valid solution, yet it fails to see the day and receives heart achingly low downloads. What could be the main factors that could be causing your app to sink? Let’s review. read more
We here at D.C. are passionate about Design and Mobile technology. Social Cubix is equipped with an inspired and dedicated team that works towards making outstanding apps and games for leading clients. Knowing how many other app development companies profess the same, let us validate the statement by * cough cough * modestly listing our giant clientele.
We have had the privilege to work with: Sony, Canon, Nintendo, Pepsi, Suzuki, PayPal, Office Depot, Sharp. Sapient, Ray-Ban, Real Networks, Wal-Mart, iContact, Apartments.com and a host of others. read more
Social networks have unleashed an outbreak of online gaming. Millions of players are glued to playing addictive browser games typically featuring multiplayer and asynchronous gameplay. Why is such gaming growing monstrously is not like uncovering secrets of the Sphinx. People like to play games and it gets more fun when you play with friends and family or when you challenge a pro.
The browser games are growing big, as they can also be implemented on other platforms such as mobile devices, which means you can be challenged on a game wherever you go! read more
So, what does it cost to develop a mobile app? That’s most of our customers ask us whenever they want us to quote for their app design & development project. It’s pretty much like asking how much does it cost to buy a car or construct a house. Well it depends upon what sort of a car you are buying or house you are constructing. read more
Facebook Graph Search is being touted as the third pillar of Facebook, after the newsfeed and timeline that is. Many social media experts are predicting that Graph Search has the potential to redefine consumer marketing on the internet. It will have the power to rival Foursquare, Yelp and and even Amazon! It will do so by merging the power of Facebook’s social graph data with user recommendations. read more
Facebook has long been looking for a killer app ever since it went public. Something that would end up revolutionizing the internet as we know it.
Businesses have their work cut out for them in this age of social media. They now have access to far robust tools to engage with their consumers more closely.
We are left wondering how big brands had fewer and less effective options to dive brand engagement back in the old days. read more
Ever since the fail of Facebook’s IPO, Mark Zuckerberg avoided the limelight. Now that the IPO fiasco has cooled down, Mark finally gives his first interview on Tuesda at the TechCrunch Disrupt Conference in San Fransico. Faced with questions regarding the IPO, Mark finally accepts that, “the performance of the stock has been disappointing.” read more
Video on internet accounts for some mind-boggling stats. According to YouTube, on average popular video sharing site receives 800 million unique read more
Have you ever wondered what makes certain Facebook photo apps stand out from the rest? There are many key factors involved in developing a successful Facebook Photo application.
Let’s have a look at some major factors that can make your photo app rise above all or be consigned to the dustbin: read more
With over 2 billion video views per day and over 35 hours of footage uploaded every minute, video streaming is king on the internet. With such impressive stats, many marketers are hoping to leverage the power of social media and video to design awe-inspiring video contests. read more