Apple Search Ads Keywords Performance: Impressions, TTR, CVR, CPT & CPA by Match Type

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More and more app marketers are using Apple Search Ads as a prime mobile user acquisition channel.

When you promote iOS apps via this network, you enter the most common app discovery place – App Store search: as per Apple, 70% of App Store visitors use search to look for apps, and this ​search generates ​65% of all app installs. It makes sense to compete for the blue-colored ad spot, isn’t it?

Another advantage of Apple Search Ads is its impressive average conversion rate of around 50%​. Additionally, iOS app publishers who use this user acquisition channel get access to high-quality users willing to download and subsequently interact with the app.   
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How to Start with Apple Search Ads: Use Cases, Account Settings, Keywords

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First presented in October 2016, Apple Search Ads offers mobile publishers a chance to hold the top spot in the App Store search results. Apple claims that the average conversion rate of this app advertising channel is about 50%.

At a glance, this ad network seems like a go-to solution for anyone with an iOS app to promote. Nevertheless, even after a couple of years on the market, Apple Search Ads is a strange beast for many. That’s why we decided to compile everything you need to know about the App Store ads prior to setting up your first campaign.
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Comparing the Most Popular Mobile App Advertising Channels: Apple Search Ads, Google Ads and Facebook Ads

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Mobile apps represent one of the best-selling product groups of our time. It’s not a surprise given the fact that the number of smartphone users has breached three billion globally. Users downloaded more than 200 million apps in 2018 alone, thus making mobile products a highly profitable industry.

With six million mobile apps currently available on Google Play, iOS, and Amazon App Store, it’s not all that easy to sell a mobile app. In such circumstances, hoping for a major sales boost organically may not be the best tactic possible. On the contrary, promoting your product through paid mobile app advertising becomes a critical precondition of business success.

But do you know which advertising platform to choose? Would you rather pick Google Ads, Apple Search Ads, or Facebook Ads? In this post, we will compare these mobile advertising app channels, show their features and explain how they function.
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Guide to Mobile App Engagement across Apps Life Сycle

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80% of app users churn within 3 days after a download, this sad statistics is true for most mobile apps. That’s why it’s so important to have a decent mobile app engagement strategy in place. It will help you get users that keep coming back to your app.

In this guide, we’ll review 4 phases of a user life cycle and relevant activities that can improve mobile user engagement.
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5 Mobile Audience Engagement Hacks to Win Over Your Users

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This guest post was created by Georges Petrequin, a mobile marketing and app expert at MobiLoud who helps brands engage their audience on mobile using native mobile apps.

The world is going mobile, and we’re consuming twice as much content on phones and tablets compared to desktop. Brands and marketers need to adapt to ensure their mobile strategies are optimized to achieve the results they want in 2019 and beyond.

If you want to make the most of the mobile opportunity, it can be hard to know where to start. Here are 5 key tactics for mobile audience engagement. Use them to ensure your mobile presence is strong, and that you’re engaging your users as much as possible.
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3 Mobile App Monetization Strategies to Increase Your Revenue in 2019

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This guest post was created by Nina Bohush, a digital marketing expert at Epom Apps the company which provides a platform for mobile app monetization.

January is the perfect time to rethink your mobile app monetization strategy and map out new milestones for the year. Here are three mobile app monetization strategies which definitely have the potential to boost your revenue in 2019.
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App Store Optimization Tips: From Ideas Validation to Installs and Further

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It’s been almost a decade since Apple App Store was launched. Back in 2009, it offered just 500 free and paid applications. Nowadays, with millions of apps in major app stores, publishers face a real turf battle even for being discovered.

In this post, we’ll go over different aspects of ASO best practices using straightforward app success roadmap. It was developed by SplitMetrics team to maximize your app growth in a quick and easy way.
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Mobile App Monetization Trends in the Age of Empowered Customers

This guest post was created by Ravin Lad, Digital Marketing Strategist at MoveoApps – an iPhone app development company.

Monetization – all your efforts in building a great app come down to this goal. After weeks, perhaps months of developing an app, acquiring users, keeping them engaged and creating compelling content day after day, you can finally reap the benefit of your hard work and get revenueThe main question is how much revenue your app is able to generate.

Having a solid mobile app monetization strategy is indispensable to enhancing your chances of commercial success. From advertising to in-app purchases and subscription models, mobile app monetization has numerous ways of getting users to spend real money on the app. Let’s talk more about it and examine the trends that will govern mobile app monetization in the coming years.
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Getting the Word Out: 5 Ways to Increase Mobile App Promotion

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We all know that people are enamored with their apps. Data shows this to be a fact: according to App Annie’s annual report, in 2017 app downloads exceeded 175 billion. It signifies 60% growth compared to the same index in 2015. So, we know that people love their apps, but how can businesses get their mobile app on the “most downloaded list”?

There is a lot of competition out there, but moving from last to the top ten is not impossible. One of the most effective ways to get an app in front of a target is by reaching out to those who have a vested interest in promoting it. Check out these five ways to use the press and bloggers for mobile app promotion.  
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Facebook App Install Ads: 7 Steps to Creating High-Converting Campaigns

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If you just start working with Facebook mobile ads for both acquiring new users for your app or driving traffic to your mobile A/B testing campaign, you may have a lot of questions.

Indeed, it is not always clear what steps you should take to set up and launch impactful Facebook App Install Ads. Yet, since you’re on this path, this checklist created by Jane Artemova, VP Global Sales at Appness – a unique marketplace for Facebook mobile advertising, will help you streamline your workflow, get your ads up faster, and increase the number of installs spending less.

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