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How To Make An App Video Preview

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Should you make a video app preview? (scroll to bottom to watch video!) Well let's start off by defining what a video app preview is. A lot of people picture something like a 1 to 2 minute YoutTube, Vimeo, or even Facebook video, but that format is more about telling a story. It's more about branding [...]

Simon Crack And The Art Of The Publishing Deal

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What do you do when things get bad?  When you lose a job and get pushed into something where you have todo something different and new?  Meet Simon Crack.  Simon took a chance on something new to stay ahead of the curve and you won't believe what happened. Along with being a longtime Bluecloud member, Simon has been featured [...]

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Say hello to Jonathan Georger.  Jon is an internet marketer and really good friend I met in Aspen, Colorado. Hear his story on taking a different path to reach success and being able to balance his love of the outdoors with his entrepreneurial business. Jon started out as an internet marketer and is now Co-Founder at Black Dog [...]

Is Reskinning Dead? 2016 Answers

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Is reskinning dead? (scroll to bottom to watch video!) I keep getting questions about this very important topic and I wanted to address it once and for all. First, let's lay out what reskinning is: it's concept of taking a template or source code of an app, repackaging the graphics, inserting them back into the original [...]

How To Get Your App Published

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How do you get your app published? (scroll to bottom to watch video!) The answer involves getting a publisher for your app or game and discussing some strategies to make it a success. I had an important question recently that I'm going to kick off with: What are your top tips for releasing an app through a [...]

Should I get an office?

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Should I get an office? (scroll to bottom to watch video!) This question is on the mind of almost every beginning or veteran entrepreneur. It's an important question that should never be taken lightly. But I've got a pretty definitive answer. Why do I come to the office and work, even on Saturdays? To start, having [...]

How to make more money with In-app Purchases

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Everyone knows you can turn a profit selling your app, but you can make a lot more money with in-app purchases. (scroll to bottom to watch video!) We're talking all about the ways to make money with in-app purchases. This is not a new concept; in fact, the topic that comes up all the time. But [...]

App Store Conversion Rate Optimization – AIDA

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Conversion Rate Optimization is something you've probably heard a lot about. (scroll to bottom to watch video!) It's important to know exactly what we're discussing before going forward. Conversion Rate Optimization is, generally speaking, a method of analyzing traffic and user feedback to improve the performance of your app. The idea can be used for improving [...]

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If you're going through the trouble of developing apps, of course you want them to be downloaded - that's the whole point, right? If you want your apps to have some traction in the app store, then you need to be aware of app store keyword optimization - generally referred to as ASO (app store [...]

Putting In The Work – How To Build Your Business

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Today's post is going to be a little different (scroll down to watch video). Instead of digging into the latest app development news or offering up tips on ASO and other app store monetization techniques, I wanted to take a moment to give you some recognition... And some motivation to build your business. See, in [...]