There is no better feeling than coming up with your well designed and extremely useful mobile app. The joy of seeing it work efficiently and flawlessly on all devices that you try it on, is untold. However, at some point, it stops being all fun and games when you realize nobody seems to be interested in you app, and no one is indeed, downloading it. This should not spell the end of your venture. Here are effective strategies that will see your app downloaded on every mobile device.
1. Give your App a proper name and a good description.
Off course, you do not expect people to download something that they have no idea what it is. Choose a unique and acceptable name for your App. Ensure you search extensively to avoid using a name that has already been used. Choose a name that is short, precise, and easy to remember.
2. Get Creative with the App Icon
Human beings are such that they will always get enticed by what they see. Therefore, choose a design and color that is attractive to the eye. Also, make the design of your logo to give the user an idea of what the app is all about. Do not make the app icon to appear too busy. Instead, it should be simple and straightforward.
3. Market your App
It is often said, creating a product and not marketing it, is like lighting a candle and then covering it with a jar. Nobody will know it ever existed. If you can, squeeze some marketing fund in your App development budget. To make your marketing easier, target popular channels that have a huge traffic and have your target clientele. This include; SMS Marketing, Email Marketing, App Directory Sites, Blogs, magazines, and social media.
4. Social Media
Social media will probably be the best bet for creating product knowledge. However, be careful and analyze the kind of a profile you want your app to create on social media. To sell more, engage your fans by creating conversations and answering their questions. Ensure you make your app known in the most popular social media sites which include; Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. Be careful with the terms and conditions of these sites and be sure to abide by them.
5. Ask for Reviews
Users tend to trust other users of your products and services more than they trust you. Therefore, ask your fans to leave positive reviews on your app to encourage others to download the app. This may see your app downloads increase by a huge margin making your app more and more popular.
Achieving remarkable downloads of your app is not a walk in the park. However, with the application of the above ideas, you will be able to achieve more downloads every day.