The Single Most Effective Way To Market Your Applications

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Developing applications for iOS is not easy. You have to learn an entire programming language, learn good design techniques, deal with the headaches that come with debugging, and finally, dealing with Apple’s weird and strict guidelines for submitting applications. Perhaps your app is on the App Store, great! The hardest part is over. Or is it?

Let’s think about something for a moment. There are hundreds of thousands of applications on the App Store. But how many of these are popular? What percentage of these could be considered a success? Not very many. Developers put in hard work to get their applications on the App Store, but most of their applications do not meet expectations because developers forget one of the most important aspects of releasing an app on the App Store – marketing.  [Read more...]

How To Get Blogs To Review Your App

Ever created an iPhone app? It’s a tough market, isn’t it? You may have thought your work was done once the app was approved for the App Store, but in truth, it’s only just begun. Now you have to market your apps, a task that gets harder each and every day. So how do you go about it? One good way to do so is to get blogs to review your app.  [Read more...]

The Ultimate Guide To Making A Good Endless Runner Game

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Endless runner games (games in which your character runs infinitely until you eventually die, with the aim to get as far as you can) are becoming more and more popular on the App Store everyday. This would be great – they’re addicting, fun, simple, and can be played in only a few minutes. That is, except for one thing. The majority of them suck. But what makes certain games such as Temple Run, Subway Surfers, or Jetpack Joyride stand out? Millions of people love them!  By following the tips below, you can ensure that your endless runner game will be just as fun as the ones listed above.  [Read more...]

Learn How To Succeed With App Development – App Dev Secrets

Have you ever wanted to create a hit game that receives thousands of downloads, putting thousands of dollars in your pocket? Have you ever wanted to quit your day job, and work developing applications on your own hours? Or how about being able to make money while you sleep? That’s pretty cool, right? [Read more...]

5 Reasons Your App Idea May Suck

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The saddest thing that can happen to you as a developer is that you can spend so much time on a project, have such high ambitions and dreams for it, try your hardest to make it as great as you can, only to see it fail. And sadly, this happens way more than you might think. In fact, most applications never even reach the 500 download mark. Why is that? Their idea sucked. We’re going to take a look at why their ideas sucked, and make sure you don’t make the same mistakes when planning your application.  [Read more...]

Why You Should Bother To Hire App Testers

The App Store market is so much harder to compete in today than it was just a few years ago. With so many reviews being based solely on the app being bug free, it’s extremely important that you eliminate the bad reviews caused from bugs and keep your application with as high of a rating as possible. The best way to do this is to hire people to test your application.  [Read more...]

Learn Objective-C Part 3 – Introduction To Variables

Welcome to part 3 of my Objective-C tutorials for absolute beginners. If you haven’t already, I recommend starting from Part 1 to ensure you’re able to understand everything I talk about within this tutorial. Anyhow, in this lesson, we’re going to work with something called variables. [Read more...]

Make Your Number Of App Downloads Explode With Five Simple Techniques

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With hundreds of thousands of applications on the App Store today, the market has changed a lot from since it first began. In the early days of iOS, if you put your app up there, people would download it. There wasn’t so much competition back then as there is now in 2013. In fact, some say developing the application isn’t even the hardest part of being successful on the App Store anymore – marketing is. Using these five simple marketing techniques, you’ll be able to dramatically increase the amount of downloads your application receives, and boost downloads for future applications you produce as well.

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Learning Objective-C Part 2 – Our First Program

Welcome to part two of my tutorials for learning Objective-C. Before proceeding, I highly recommend making sure you’ve read Learning Objective-C, Part 1 – Introduction To Objective-C as it covers a lot of vital information about the language itself that will be beneficial for you to know before continuing on with lesson 2. Anyhow, in this lesson, we’re going to begin working with our first program.

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Learning Objective-C, Part 1 – Introduction To Objective-C

Welcome to part one of my tutorials for learning Objective-C. In this lesson, I want to talk a little bit about Objective-C itself. I’m going to try and explain the language throughout these tutorials as if you’ve never programmed in any programming language before, but of course, previous programming experience helps. With hard work, it will even be possible to learn Objective-C as your first programming language. Anyhow, without any further introduction, lets begin.

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