Tag : gaming

Pocket Gems Surfaces Winning Ad Creative On Facebook And Scales Mobile Campaign 500% With Nanigans [Case Study]

The Benefits of Keeping It Fresh Pocket Gems debuted its “Choose Your Own Story” mobile game, Episode, in 2014, presenting players with thousands of animated stories where their choices matter. In order to keep user activity steady over time, Pocket Gems has leveraged its in-house creative team to invent and design fresh image concepts and videos. When the game developer launched a mobile app install ad campaign featuring a specific image creative for a new Episode theme, performance exploded on […]

Facebook Carousel Ad, Mobile Spending Grow in Q3 2015 [Report]

To provide even more value to data-driven performance marketers, today we’re releasing our latest Global Facebook Advertising Benchmark Report, which features a greater breadth of analysis than ever before. The report includes Nanigans’ global and vertical-specific (ecommerce and gaming) data on Facebook advertising CTR, CPC, and CPM in Q3 2015. As Facebook becomes an increasingly vital advertising channel for marketers across the globe, we’ve highlighted these performance benchmarks on a geographic region-by-region basis as well for the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. […]

Mobile Gaming in the News: ChinaJoy, Tokyo Game Show & More

Read any gaming publication today, and it’s clear that the games industry is undergoing massive changes. Who’s playing games, and how they’re playing them, is evolving. As the industry mobilizes for mobile, it’s also seeing gamer demographics shift. To help app developers figure out what these changes mean, we’ve compiled and summarized some of the major mobile gaming stories that have been making headlines the last few months. Read on to learn about the state of gaming today. Pew Research […]

Kabam Scales Mobile Game into Top Grossing Title Using Video Ads and Nanigans Optimization

In the nine years since it was founded in 2006, Kabam has become one of the leading games companies in the Western world. While the company was founded as an online sports social network, in 2009 Kabam switched to being a social games company, producing one of the most popular strategy games ever to hit Facebook: Kingdoms of Camelot. Soon after, in 2011, the company began using Nanigans advertising automation software, understanding how important in- house control and dynamic optimization […]

Facebook Advertising CTRs and Video Spend Hit New Highs, While CPCs Drop Globally in Q2 2015 [Report]

About This Report This report is representative of Facebook® ad impressions delivered by customers leveraging Nanigans advertising automation software. It includes ad spend on both Facebook desktop and Facebook mobile, and excludes Facebook Exchange. For reporting purposes Nanigans categorizes Facebook ad types to align with broad direct response marketing objectives as follows: Unpublished Page Post (All) includes Link, Photo, Video, and Multi-Product Unpublished Page Post Ads. Mobile App Install (All) includes standard (image) and Video Mobile App Install Ads. Domain […]