Guest Posts

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Peerbits, the lead dev team behind the hit app Throne, discloses 6 imperative steps to building a social marketplace app. Learn the strategies and frameworks used to acquire over 250 thousand downloads and 300 thousand community members.

How I Turned My First App From Epic Fail to 400K Downloads

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If you want to learn how to make an app yourself, but you think that learning to code will be too much trouble, this story might change your mind. Nick Walter came back from a Mission in Japan and wanted to learn how to create apps. His first app failed miserably, but then he turned it around. Find out how...

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This is a great case study from one of our Bluecloud Select members. Tasnim has created a six-figure income by publishing games and he has been kind enough to share exactly how he did it. Discover the people who had the biggest influence on him, the websites he read, what his first big hit was and what he is working on now. He really digs deep into what he thinks the next stage of success will be for him and other indie developers. There is a ton of great information in this post, so be sure to take notes and bookmark it.

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Andrew is a 15 year old App Developer from Utah who has already released coded apps and created his own company. Guy is simply a machine! What does Andrew do when he needs a calculator application to help with his Chemistry homework? He builds one! Andrew is a great inspiration of someone who puts his mind towards something and will knock down walls until it's done. Read his article that talks about what he has already learned as an app developer, the hidden mentality of coders, and why he loves development so much.

Lessons Learned From Making an App in 6 Hours

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Do you think that it's possible to create an app in only 6 hours? Rich Wagstaff wanted to see if it was possible for him to do it, so he created a 6 Hour Challenge. This super tight deadline really helped him focus on what was important and taught him some important lessons. Find out how he came up with the idea and what he would have done differently.

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During the last 12 months, I have been working as an App Store Optimisation Consultant and, with great excitement, I have seen how the word ASO has become more and more popular within the developers’ community. In the beginning, everyone seemed a bit skeptical about the importance of ASO, but nowadays everyone seems to realize [...]

An Overview of the Top Paying CPI Mobile Ads

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"Many a small thing has been made large by the right kind of advertising." Anyone who doesn't know Elaine is missing out on a lot. A LOT. Not only is she a great person, he is super smart and super motivated. True story - when I was heading home after Chad's App Empire event, I [...]

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"Coming together is a beginning; Staying together is progress; Working together is success." - Henry Ford Chris reached out to me a while ago and asked if he could write a guest post. He pitched me on the following topic and it sounded awesome, so he went for it. Below is a great description of both hiring and [...]