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PlayQ Scores 26% Higher Mobile Revenues for Charm King with Its Seasonal Strategy [Case Study]

Data Focus In a sea of mobile newcomers, PlayQ is in an enviable spot. The Santa Monica, California-based gaming company’s hit game, Charm King, has reached more than 16 million downloads worldwide across iOS, Google Play, Amazon, and Facebook. What separates successful app developers from the rest of the mobile gaming market is a data-driven approach to digital user acquisition and retention. Without constant testing and control groups, online advertising is based on costly assumptions about mobile user behavior. Leading […]

How Online Retailers Are Getting Creative With Facebook Carousel Link Ads

It’s an exciting time to be in digital. Never before has there been such a wide array of social media ad units at a performance marketer’s disposal, and it seems as though every month we see a fresh addition to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest. Lately, social media networks have been stepping up their direct response game, and online advertisers are taking notice. Between  Q1 and Q2 of this year, we’ve observed a 60% increase in Carousel Link Ad spend […]

Back To School And Back To College Shopping Outlook for 2015

It may be summer vacation for most students, but for retailers, it’s time to get ready for the back-to-school shopping season. This year, total spending in preparation for the K-12 and college school year is expected to reach $68 billion. Where will that money be spent, and what will it be spent on? A recent survey from the National Retail Federation provides a detailed forecast for retailers. Read on for more about what to expect for this year’s back-to-school and […]

What Online Retailers Need to Know About the 2015 Back to School Shopping Season

Seasonal creep isn’t confined to Christmas anymore. Veteran online retailers who have been watching holiday season digital sales start earlier and earlier over the last few years have a new research and purchase window to keep an eye on: Back to school shopping. According to eMarketer, US online retail sales will increase 14.4% over the critical planning and purchasing months of July and August compared to the same period in 2014. Here’s what ecommerce companies – particularly apparel, home goods […]

Social Media Advertising in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities

It’s an exciting time to be a digital advertiser. Ad automation software is paving the way for large-scale social media and mobile campaigns, making global scope an achievable goal for online gaming and ecommerce marketing managers looking to increase customer acquisition. As advertisers begin to assess the pros and cons of marketing internationally, having on-the-ground resources is critical. To provide insight into the high-growth Asia Pacific region, we checked in with Julia Zhou, Nanigans Account Director for APAC. 1. What […]