I'm doing a research on Marketing to see how much first-time startup spend on their marketing plan, strategy and execution of their product/service, i'm specifically interesting in app startup.
So please do provide me with the sort of marketing ideas and the amount it cost
Thanks a million,
Do app marketing in related forums
There are many forums which you can promote your app in there. You can ask people download your app and give you some advice to improve your app. This is the most money saving way, but this need you have a lot of energy.
Cooperate with web influencers
Most people like to follow others and be influenced by the words of some celebrities. Collaborate with these people can quickly build up your iOS apps’ identity and gain recognition in related fields. These people may include influential bloggers, newspaper journalists, and etc.
Put your app on mobile app review sites
This method means that you have to find some reliable app reviews sites, putting your app on them to guide users to install your app. But you have to guarantee your app’s quality is good enough to be reviewed by audiences. When you reach out, you have to provide some support material of your app, like app links, summary, screenshots, video, etc. If your app received more positive reviews in these sites, you will gain a tons of traffic and installs.
Get more app installs
Large amount app installs not only can help boost app store rankings, but also can make app rank higher in the search result. Data show that over 70% people download an app through searching in the app store. If your app have a large amounts installs, your app will come in the top few in the search result. You can ask your friends, classmates and families help, let them download your app. The most effective way get app installs is to buy app installs from reliable company, which can provide high quality services from real users, they install your app and play it.
Use the internet tool - blog
Gain good reviews and ratings
App reviews and ratings play an essential part in app promotion, which can affect your app installs and ranking in App Store. Thus, to promote an iOS app, getting more good reviews and ratings are necessary for app developers. You can ask your friends and relatives’ help, exchange reviews in some related forums or incentivize users to give positive reviews and high ratings. But the most effective way is to buy app reviews and ratings from a reliable company which can provide real users’ reviews.
Above are some app marketing methods. Hope it is helpful for you.