Custom Landing Page for Distimo Conversion Tracking

Distimo has added a new feature to its Conversion Tracking solution: it is now possible to specify a custom landing page for desktop and tablets users and/or users with unsupported mobile devices. Users visiting your AppLink will be immediately redirected to this custom landing page if they fall in one of those two categories, instead […]

Survey Report: Android And iOS Most Popular Development Platforms, But Developers Looking For Alternatives

Market strategy firm Vision Mobile just released their fourth annual survey report “Developer Economics 2013″. For the report, subtitled “Developer Tools: Foundations of the App Economy”. 3,460 developers across 95 countries were surveyed. The report contains interesting insights into developer mindshare, revenue and lead platforms. This report specifically, also focuses on developer tools, incl. ad-networks, back-end as a […]

RIM Adjusts Pricing Tiers. Lower Prices For GBP And Euro Zone

Yesterday, RIM has announced in a blogpost that they will be introducing new pricing tiers in BlackBerry App World. RIM is rolling the new pricing tiers out in phases, with the first currencies to be affected being the British Pounds (GBP) and Euro. According to RIM, the reason for the change is that the new […]

Introducing Distimo AppLink, Cross-Platform App Store Distribution and Marketing Made Easy

Today we announced the global launch of Distimo AppLink, a new, easy-to-use, cross-platform app distribution service that provides developers with a one-stop shop for detailed insight into their app distribution analytics and their app sales funnel. Developers who use Distimo AppLink can create and communicate one single short URL for apps that are available on […]

Distimo Presentation From Festival Of Games

Last Friday, Distimo was pleased to be speaking at the Festival Of Games in Utrecht. At this event, we gave a presentation titled: “The Appstore Opportunity” . The presentation was aimed at Games developers and covers trends in monetization, changing impact of countries and stores. Moreover, more information about the top rankings is given and finally […]

Windows Phone 7 Marketplace Overtakes BlackBerry App World in Terms of Available Applications

Last weekend, Windows Phone 7 Marketplace surpassed the 60K active applications milestone worldwide. Main contributor to this fact is the strong growth of new applications in January, where around 3000 new applications were added per week.  Another notable fact is that Windows Phone 7 Marketplace overtook BlackBerry App World in terms of available applications globally. […]

Distimo Releases Full Year 2011 Publication

It is our pleasure to release our latest Distimo Publication. This report will give an overview of the most important developments in the mobile app stores in 2011. How did the store sizes develop over the last year? Which store generates most revenue nowadays? What are the most downloaded apps of 2011? These questions will be […]

The 2011 Top 100 Global Brands And Their App Store Status

It is our pleasure to release our latest Distimo Publication. This report focuses on brands (as defined by the Interbrand 2011 Best Global Brands report) and how they perceive the fragmented app store space. The major findings from this report are: Brands have realized that publishing applications in the various app stores offers a viable channel to […]

Distimo Presentation From Mobile Monday Athens: Analyzing The Application Stores

Last Monday, Distimo was pleased to be speaking at the first Mobile Monday Athens. At this event, we gave a presentation titled: “Analyzing the application stores – Users, apps, growth, and more.” The presentation covered four major trends in the app store eco system. Among others, a change in content leadership and the changing impact […]

Global Differences In Content Distribution

It is our pleasure to release our latest Distimo Publication. This month’s publication focuses on the global differences in mobile app stores including content localization (local apps that are only published in one country) and differentiated user preferences around the world. In this publication, the importance of localized content will be analyzed across the major mobile […]