Through 2018, less than 1% of consumer apps will be considered financially successful by their developers. As competition intensifies over the years, the race to get your app to the top will be. As you plan your user acquisition and monetiz...
previous post, we spoke about the popular gaming concepts that rule the world. This time around we tackle the burgeoning non-gaming sector.
In the app world, user interests outside of gaming encompass a wide range of content in...
The research team at InMobi is excited to release their latest research report,
Brands on Mobile: Advertising Trends.
With mobile being accepted as the definitive medium to access consumers’ minds and wallets, Brands have begun a m...
previous blog, we laid out the regional landscape for app developers in terms of share, app install costs and app earnings. We also explored the OS landscape across regions. In this blog, we move forward and explore the dynamics ...
With 2.6 million
 apps available and 150 billion app downloads, Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play Store have come a long way since their 2008 launch. With more developers than ever before and smartphone penetration on a rise ...
Over the last two years, we sought out and met hundreds of app developers across the world to ask them two simple questions - “How would you describe your app?” and “Who is this app designed for?”While the specifics vary, the respon...
Last week, the world of mobile was on show at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. For a timely trend watch, the AD Club reached out to leaders and members for their views on the most important mobile trends in 2015. InMobi’s Head of Mark...
Programmatic buying is now on every brand marketer’s agenda. However, the world of programmatic buying is ever evolving, dynamic, and complex. Brand marketers seek to clearly understand the nuances inherent in different types of programma...
In 2014, we witnessed
several exciting developments in the world of mobile. Microsoft bought Nokia’s
mobile devices unit and Lenovo purchased Motorola from Google. The rise of
Chinese smartphone manufacturers threatened large players, w...
In our #FactOrFiction weekly blog series, we’ll take a prevalent assumption in the mobile gaming world, and separate fact from fiction, with insights from data. Got a myth that needs some busting? Tweet it to us or post it on our Facebo...
Video will become the largest driver of global mobile traffic by 2017. Nearly 40% of YouTube video views are on mobile. Propelled by large screen smartphones and fast data connections, video mobile consumption has increased dramatically i...
The Infiltration of Smart Wearables
Each day, smart technology is becoming more ingrained in our personal lives; smartphones and tablets are just the tip of the personal technology iceberg. Our need to “be connected” has become such ...
Nearly everyone with a smartphone has used the “reminder” feature on the phone at least once. An Indian TV network cleverly combined this feature with mobile video ads to drive viewership for a movie that it was telecasting.Crafted by I...
This edition of InMobi’s State of App Monetization Series dives into in-app network insights for app developers and publishers. Through analysis of billions of impressions served each month, these reports showcase the latest trends within...
Time For Advertisers To Open Up To The Mobile Reality?
There are close to 7 billion mobile subscriptions worldwide, which is equivalent to 95% of the world population. The number of mobile phone users are estimated to be 4.5 billion whil...
The Kardashians are certainly keeping it up in the mobile gaming world. Earning $700K a day, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood (KKH) runs on the classic social mechanic of role-playing. With virtual Kim guiding you at every step, you enter the gam...
Not all games are created equal. Each game is based on one or more underlying concepts or themes - Pattern Matching
, Fantasy, Survival,Stunts to name a few. An analysis by InMobi of more than 10,000 games on the network sho...
Seize the moment is a series that captures mobile marketing strategies for brands to win consumer moments on mobile. So far, Brands have relied on broad consumer archetypes to understand consumers and the way they can be influenced to purch...
users to download an app is a challenge faced by app developers the world
over. As advertisers worry about their user acquisition strategy, many
questions need to be answered. When do users download most? Which countries
Today we released our Q3 2014 Network Research, which reported on the latest mobile device and OS share trends on the InMobi network.
Here are some of the global highlights:
Overall, in Q3 2014, the volume of impressions on the InMobi...