Every quarter we release the latest trends and insights on the app economies of the world. These are based on the analysis of millions of app downloads and impressions on the InMobi network. Today we release a set of six infographics along ...
It’s time again for students to get ready for another year at school and for parents to plan and research this year’s back-to-school shopping. Traditionally, this meant a trip to the mall, but the mobile era has introduced new ways to...
A consumer’s journey, which was predictable and straightforward until a few years ago, has now become sketchy and complex. Driven by technology, the retail industry is undergoing a paradigm shift. The traditional, linear path-to-purchase ...
Rome wasn’t built in a day. It took Romans years of vision and hard work to create a cultural heritage that delights people to this day. Native Advertising is like Rome. At the beginning, some marketers had the vision to create unobtrusiv...
With more brands shifting budgets to programmatic buying, Brands and DSPs need a deep understanding of what will result in the best outcome, for each bid placed. Below is a ready reckoner, with tips for best results: 1) Start broad before c...
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...