How to easily calculate churn model for your mobile app

This is a guest post by Jakub Chour, Mobile Marketer & Marketing Technologist. High churn rates are a common problem in the mobile app world. Some users may abandon your app because of bad user experience. Some might simply forget about your app. Sometimes, you just don’t know. Today, when Cost Per Active User can be tens of dollars, every user that…

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Cracking the complexity of Lifetime Value in freemium games

Three weeks ago I attended the PGC Helsinki conference where I’ve represented AppAgent in a panel discussion about “LTV for mobile apps” organised by Mika Levo from Pollen VC. The topic is incredibly complicated, and it proved impossible to discuss everything in just 20 minutes. To provide a complete perspective on LTV, I’ve decided to produce this blog outlining what I’ve learned…

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Viber case study: where big publishers miss free downloads

NOTE: Viber released an updated store listing shortly before we published the analysis, where they utilize several strategies mentioned below (new keywords in the name of the app or added subtitle). We’re glad to see Viber is actively improving their rankings and identifies new opportunities with iOS11. According to Statista, consumers downloaded a total of 149 billion mobile apps in 2016. Apple…

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The Smart ASO Trick for Higher Rankings

This is a guest post by Jiri Chochlik, founder at AsoFriend and ASO Specialist at AppAgent.   It’s no secret that titles – and now also subtitles – are the most important factors for keywords in iOS11. Here’s a smart and simple trick that you can use to leverage the fact that these keywords are given more weight than those included in the…

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Why 7 seconds could make or break your mobile app

A recent survey on download decisions claimed that the description of the app was the second most important reason for install, with rating coming in as number one. The problem is, what people say and what they actually do are often two very different things, so I set out to find the truth about the reasons why users download the apps that…

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The massive impact of iOS11 on App Store featuring

Today’s post is part of my guest chapter from an upcoming book called “Advanced ASO” by Moritz Daan and Gabe Kwakyi. I cover the whole featuring process, all tips & tricks learned in past 7 years with dozens of examples and data. The post below focuses on the impact of iOS11 on featuring. The book was released in August 2017 and you…

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