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Seeing just how lucrative this market is, it is no wonder game developers and publishers are fighting to get a piece of the pie. Accomplishing this isn’t easy and you need all the help you can get. And who else to help you but folks who already have plenty of experience in the business and are willing to share their tips and tricks? Let’s take a look at the 10 best Pinterest accounts you can follow to help you stay on top of your game (pun intended):
Mobile games are the most downloaded apps across app stores, bringing their developers and publishers around $70 billion in revenue in 2018, which is 76% of all app revenue. In terms of the overall global gaming market, mobile games account for over 50%. Moreover, it is estimated that the mobile gaming market will grow to a 100-billion dollar industry by 2021.
App Expanse is a website created for app developers with a mission to make their life easier by providing useful knowledge in the field. Dedicated to making the process of app development as simple as possible, App Expanse’s Pinterest account offers ideas for beginners and experts alike. For instance, beginners can find resources on how to start developing an Android game, while both beginners and experts will find plenty of ideas and information in boards like Mobile Game Design and Game Development.
Hongkiat is a tech website with a primary focus on web and mobile design and development, as well as social commerce and web security. Its Pinterest profile is filled with inspiring posts for app designers, developers, and everyone interested in the mobile app business. Here you’ll find beautiful UI design ideas and fonts not just for your game but for apps and websites in general. When you feel like taking a break from all things app-related, relax by reading a recipe for a perfect vinaigrette dressing.
A reputable mobile app development company, 360 Degree Technosoft prides itself with successfully creating over 600 Android and iPhone apps. Its Pinterest account is overflowing with helpful pins you can use during your mobile game development, such as outsourcing and platforms, as well as post-launch marketing.
MobileAppDaily is a website that delivers news, reports, and latest updates in the world of mobile apps, app promotion, monetization, and design. On top of covering mobile gaming in general, its Pinterest profile offers valuable resources for mobile game developers, divided into boards including Game Development, Mobile App Development, App Store Optimization, App Design Tips, and more.
One of the leading IT companies in the UK, Web App Soft provides advanced solutions for web and design and development, as well as mobile app and digital marketing services. On Pinterest, this company posts useful bits of knowledge not only about web development but also about mobile app design that can be applied to your gaming app.
For instance, here we found an excellent infographic on mobile app design trends in 2019, as well as which factors to consider when deciding to develop an iOS app, and lessons on Android app development for beginners.
Useful pins can also be assembled by individuals with Pinterest accounts, not just specialized companies. One of those individuals is Carsten L, aka Xiaoka, whose Game Biz board is filled with useful statistics on mobile games revenue and popularity, news from the industry, situation on various markets – all the things you need to consider when designing your game and planning its monetization.
This mobile app development and publishing company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, readily shares its insights on mobile app development any game developer can learn from. Here you can find tools and tips on anything related to app design and monetization to help you reach success in the business.
A provider of innovative digital solutions, Mobisoft Infotech also runs a Pinterest profile with links to its blog. Mobisoft’s blog itself is a useful source of information on app development, be it games or any other category. Especially interesting is the Smart App Developer Guide board, where you can learn about mobile app maintenance and tools to make your app design more effective.
A Pinterest account by Singaporean mobile app development company Frontline, Mobile App Development has rich boards filled with pins about app marketing, design, and development. Although the tips apply to mobile apps in general, they are incredibly useful even if your focus is on mobile gaming exclusively. For instance, trends in logo design and visual communication can help you in app store optimization and game design, while the iOS vs Android infographic can help you in deciding which platform to choose for the launching of your mobile game.
Get on board
Although Pinterest is slowly losing on popularity thanks to the growth of other social networks like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc., it is still a fine source of useful infographics and links to blog posts where you can learn about mobile games. The authors of such Pinterest accounts are usually companies with a primary focus on app development, design, and information, but sometimes individual Pinteresters as well assemble pins you can learn from when developing your mobile game.
If you need more help with developing and maintaining your mobile gaming app, you can contact us here at SOOMLA, as we’re dedicated to assisting you in getting the most out of your game.