🔗 The apps that get featured on the iOS App Store

The apps that get featured on the iOS App Store Over the past few months, I’ve been researching the kinds of apps that get featured on the iTunes App Store home page for different countries around the world. Here are my initial findings.

July 9, 2013 · 1 min · 43 words

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A Good User Interface has high conversion rates and is easy to use . In other words, it’s nice to both the business side as well as the people using it. Here is a running list of practical ideas to try out. (via GoodUI )

July 2, 2013 · 1 min · 45 words

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First and foremost, all we really did was our best implementation of what Chris Phin asked all App Makers to do in his talk at NSConference 5 . Our “perfect press release,” was literally just a point for point copy of the ideal press release from his talk, which I hope nobody will mind me sharing here. (via Launch Thanks | mur.mu.rs )

May 16, 2013 · 1 min · 63 words

🔗 Writing Email Subject Lines: 6 Ways to Improve Your Open Rate – Copywriting by Copy Hackers

Writing Email Subject Lines: 6 Ways to Improve Your Open Rate – Copywriting by Copy Hackers So, what can you do to improve your open rate so you stand a better chance of converting your list? Get Permission – Clean Lists Are Worth the Work Only Send Emails Where There Is More Value for the Recipient Than for You Use Words the “Lizard Brain” Hears Make Sure They’re Expecting Your Email Remind Them That They Know + Trust You Keep It Short and Casual, Like a Friend’s Subject Line

March 19, 2013 · 1 min · 89 words

🔗 Email on Mobile Devices | MailChimp

Email on Mobile Devices | MailChimp Right now, people strongly view mobile email as a filter, and we’re all trying to avoid getting deleted too fast, because our emails are awesome. Follow these best practices regarding engaging content and building trust with your audience, and take into consideration the design tips we’ve unearthed through our research. Your audience will thank you with its increased engagement.

March 18, 2013 · 1 min · 65 words

🔗 The Two Most Powerful Words in Discount | PPC Hero®

The Two Most Powerful Words in Discount | PPC Hero® So I would recommend improving the ads CPI by keeping in mind the two most powerful words of discount advertising: “Yeah, sure” said with as much cynicism as you can muster.

December 30, 2012 · 1 min · 41 words

🔗 ooomf Blog: If you hate trying to get press, read this. Now.

ooomf Blog: If you hate trying to get press, read this. Now. ooomf : When we launched ooomf a couple months ago, we didn’t really know how we were going to tell people about it. We wanted to shout it from the top of a mountain but our mountain was in the middle of nowhere. It took us 2 weeks and countless hours of research to refine our press-getting process....

November 25, 2012 · 1 min · 83 words

🔗 39 Factors: Website Credibility Checklist | ConversionXL

39 Factors: Website Credibility Checklist | ConversionXL Let’s say you’re walking down the street. A twentie-something dude comes up to you – “hey, are you interested in a new iPhone 5? I’ll sell it to you for $20″. He pulls it out of his pocket and it looks legit. What do you do? My guess is that you won’t buy it – even through the price is amazing and you know it’s a good product....

October 19, 2012 · 1 min · 116 words

🔗 Real Time Web Analytics, Live Chat, and Web Statistics – Woopra

Real Time Web Analytics, Live Chat, and Web Statistics – Woopra Live Customer Analytics and Engagement. All in One Place. Woopra provides organizations with an unparalleled level of behavioral customer intelligence. Woopra delivers complete visibility of every user, from the moment they land on the website as an anonymous visitor through their conversion to a happy customer. Sales, customer support and marketing teams have never before had access to this level of customer insight....

October 12, 2012 · 1 min · 74 words

📋 Email marketing providers

Pricing pages: Campaign Monitor – Pricing Constant Contact – Email Marketing Pricing Emma, Inc. – Email Marketing Pricing GoDaddy.com – Email Marketing iContact – Affordable Email Marketing Services Mad Mimi – Pricing Guide MailChimp – Pricing Tabelas de preços (+ SMS): E-goi :: Planos Mensais GraphicMail Portugal – Preços

July 18, 2012 · 1 min · 49 words

🔗 How to Become a Content Marketing Hero by Emulating Apple and Subway | Entreproducer

How to Become a Content Marketing Hero by Emulating Apple and Subway | Entreproducer About the monomyth and heroic content format of marketing. Joseph Campbell ’s monomyth , or the hero’s journey , is a basic pattern that its proponents argue is found in many narratives from around the world. A hero ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: the hero comes back from this mysterious adventure with the power to bestow boons on his fellow man....

June 13, 2012 · 1 min · 95 words

🔗 Why the QR code is failing – iMediaConnection.com

Why the QR code is failing – iMediaConnection.com The current uses of QR codes are just not cutting it. What we’re missing is a killer campaign that will train people to use their phones to scan.

October 22, 2011 · 1 min · 36 words

🔗 web economy bullshit generator

web economy bullshit generator

October 20, 2011 · 1 min · 4 words

📺 How to ask a favor? Part 1

“Compassion, I’m blind!” vs. “Today is a beautiful day, and I cannot see it…” Share your point of view, your life, your passion, your handicaps… only by sharing can you get feedback from the people that identify with you . (and only from those, as the others were unreachable anyway). (Source: https://www.youtube.com/ )

April 20, 2010 · 1 min · 53 words

📺 How to ask a favor? Part 2

When you’re asking for someone to spend time with you, you gotta think really hard about why they ought to do it, that has nothing to do with you. — Seth Godin Still boggles my mind to see requests for participation online that state that “we need your opinion because it’s important for us” … the “offline” business has learned that lesson ages ago ! (Source: https://www.youtube.com/ )

April 20, 2010 · 1 min · 68 words

🏞 Pepsi… pode ser

Leo Xavier: Novo slogan da Pepsi em Portugal baseado na análise ao comportamento de 95% do mercado português com a marca. Credit a alguém que deu esta ideia na mesa de almoço do último Barcamp PT em Coimbra – não me lembro quem!

July 2, 2009 · 1 min · 43 words