A well-designed application that is much more than compelling will be more disappointing if a proper marketing strategy is not developed to make the application reach the end user. This is because, how much ever your application is good, getting noticed is a must and the probability is very low amongst the more than 50, 000 applications available in the Apply or the iTunes store.
Commitment to a well executed marketing plan with continued developments increases your probability of sustained advantage in the market place. Listed here are some of the best 6 ways to market an iPhone application.
1. Submit to app review sites:
The best way to get your app onto the top in the Apple and iTunes store is to get expert recommendations. For this purpose develop a promo code and ask the experts to review your app by using it at no cost. This is an indirect investment and you do marketing at no cost. Some of the best app reviewing sites will include AppCraver, AppVee, iPhoneAppReviews, AppleiPhone School and many more. One of the most recommended people for reviewing your application is Rob. While you can also choose to review your products and services with us at Services
2. Get noticed in the app store:
This has been observed that most of the top customers browse within the top apps for finding the one that is most suitable for their use. Therefore, this is necessary that you need to get to the top by doing some of the following tips like choosing a unique and catchy name for your application, include the name of your brand wherever appropriate, use short and apt names for you application. The mantra for making your application to keep going on is to continue upgrading it appropriately and renaming if apple is ready to permit.
3. Public relations:
Turn yourself into a subject matter expert and develop mutually rewarding relationships with the media. Use sources like HARO to respond to daily feed report requests and use online PR distribution resources like newspapers, radio, TV, influential blogs and others. Try to the spread the word about your application by reaching out via editors, journalists, newspapers, producers and others.
4. Promote from ads within other apps:
Promote your application using other interactive ads within other iPhone applications. Some of the places where you can check out for using in house advertisement in the ads of iPhone applications will include Medialets, AdMob, Wireless, VideoEgg and Quattro.
5. Spread the word about your application using AddThis:
While you are in the process of promoting your application, increase the traffic and page rank of those pages using another important and easy to use tool AddThis button. I believe this is one good way of promoting an iphone application as I found this pretty useful when I promoted one for my freebiesbuzz and crunchynow blog. This button is easy to install and use on your blog or webpages, and allows the contents about your webpages to your friends, colleagues, and that of your page visitors and their friends by using this social media-connecting button. Besides, write a good review and blog posts about your application and keep this updating.
6. Social networking:
Use your Social Networking Network and Profile page to patronize and spread the word about your application to your friends and to friends of friends, who would love using your application. Create a like page, for example in Facebook, or tweet regularly with updates on your Twitter account. You can check out Digital Imagination Facebook Fan Page