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App Experiment: what does drive downloads? Part 2

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Phone / Windows Phone 8

Remind me   vs  Don’t Forget APP One: An app name and icon should immediately relay to the user what the app is all about. Remind me  does exactly as the name implies.  The app icon is a notepad and a clock with a shed of blue(#FF033649) background. APP Two: Don’t Forget — working off the phrase an elephant never forgets, the icon has an elephant.  Different from the icon above that uses images to […]

App Experiment: what does drive downloads? Part 1

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Phone / Windows Phone 8

This post is way overdue.  At the end of  2013 I did a little of experiment.  The purpose of the experiment was build 2 apps that performed exactly the same function and only change the Icons, color, name and vocabulary and examine the download numbers over 5 days.  Both apps were launched under the  following conditions: No app promotion; Non-specific ASO (App Store Optimization);No extra functionality i.e. no speech to text , GEO location, OCR etc.

Win $30,000 for your Unity Game

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Phone / Windows Phone 8

Your absolute love for building beautifully crafted games is about to pay off.  Microsoft and Unity are inviting all unity developers to enter there amazing and exciting high quality new  and existing games to the Windows 8 and   Phone 8 platform.   With over $100,000 in cash and prizes have nothing to lose and everything to celebrate.