Many businesses have discovered that in order to really grab the attention of the smartphone generation they will need more than just a mobile website for their business. Thus, business owners are beginning to build mobile apps for their businesses. There are thousands of mobile apps available for downloads on online mobile apps stores. For businesses to stand out from the competition, they will need to market their mobile apps in order create more awareness that will encourage people download and use their apps.
Here are 5 of the most effective ways to market your mobile apps for free.
- Create a Facebook Page
Facebook is not only one of the world’s largest network but a place where people connect, share their thought and information with their friends. You can create a Facebook group with common interests related to your app’s niche. People who like your page will surely share it with their own friends as long as you post valuable contents regularly.
- Post on Pinterest
Post on your Pinterest board using infographics, blog images and visual content from your app that will create more awareness. This will go a long way in marketing your mobile app.
- Make Your App Tweetable
Getting people to tweet about your apps is necessary for the awareness of your mobile apps. The more people tweet, the more exposure your app will get, which has a great probability of translating into sales. Include a feature on your app that will enable your users to tweet about your app.
- Run a Contest on your Social Media Platforms
A contest that will encourage people to promote your app should be done on all your social media platforms on a regular basis. For example you can tell your followers to tweet and share contents about your app on social media for a prize.
- Start a Blog
You can launch a blog using any of the free blogging platforms to promote your app. Post about your app updates, tutorial videos, insights and other useful information related to your app’s niche on a regular basis.
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