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Posted by Albert Palka on Wed, 20 May 2015 02:13:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet
Official Appstore statistics are impossible to get. However, there are certain websites and tools which, based on various algorithms, make an estimated guess that might help you asses your app's potential.

Posted by Albert Palka on Tue, 12 May 2015 01:45:00 EDT in
Plenty of Indie Developers must tackle an issue of promoting their games with no budget. I provide a few useful tips on gaining the initial traction and building a community.

Posted by Albert Palka on Mon, 04 May 2015 01:51:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Production, Serious, Indie
Running a Kickstarter isn't as easy as one might think. It requires a lot of prep work, dedication and a bit of luck. Here are the 5 simple rules I've used myself for crowdfunding campaigns I helped with.

Posted by Albert Palka on Tue, 28 Apr 2015 02:44:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Serious, Indie
Not everybody has the money to market their game. Still, everyone has to do it. The question is "how?" Doing Things That Don't Scale might be the answer you're looking for.

Posted by Albert Palka on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:32:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Serious, Indie
Although it's hard to see it at first, both Indie Games and Start-up world have plenty in common. Trouble marketing their products(games) is one of them. Answer? Do things that don't scale!

Posted by Albert Palka on Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:12:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Indie, Social/Online
The most popular way to evaluate a YouTube channel is to look at its subscribers' count. Unfortunately, the way it works is similar to Twitter or Facebook; people subscribe and never come back again. So how do we measure channel's real value?

Posted by Albert Palka on Mon, 06 Apr 2015 01:29:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Indie
YouTube is one of the best channels to promote your game, increase its visibility and acquire new fans and potential customers. All you have to know is how to use "the second biggest search engine in the world" properly. But the truth is, most of us don't

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