This is one of those topics that I have some really tough love on when it comes to my clients. Mobile apps may be one of those strategies that continues to have the highest costs and the lowest returns on investment when done poorly. But when done well, it has insanely high adoption and engagement. Daily about 100 apps are uploaded to the market, out of which 35 percent make an impact in the market.
If you’ve got a mobile application published, Flurry Analytics is a must have. It’s to Mobile Applications as Google Analytics is to websites. Virtually every mobile platform provider works to integrate Flurry into their solutions so there’s often no need for additional integration as you use third party platforms. Our mobile app was developed by Bluebridge, our mobile sponsor, and they’re integrated with Flurry. And if you’ve developed a collection of apps, Flurry allows you
MobileAppTracking offers an SDK (Android or iOS) to easily integrate the reporting on any ad network or publishing partner into your development framework. Once the SDK is integrated, you’re able to dynamically track events from any third-party partner. MobileAppTracking does not rely on the UDID as the attribution method – they support several attribution alternatives that are compliant with the app store policies. Track mobile app installs and user engagement back to your mobile advertising
Distimo provides free mobile app analytics platform for developers as well as app market data. The Distimo platform lets developers track mobile app downloads, app revenue, and app conversions for campaigns in their own app across multiple app stores. Distimo offers their mobile app analytics for free, allowing them to gather incredible volumes of data and improved accuracy in their paid solution, AppIQ. Distimo’s AppIQ provides daily competitive data for apps across multiple mobile marketplaces.