22 Digital Growth Strategies for Magazine Publishers

A few months back I had the privilege of becoming the Community Manager for Magazine LinkedIn Group (~60,000 members) and my first order or business was to invite all members to join the initiative of putting together an eBook entitled “101 Growth Strategies for Magazine Publishers”. I was impressed with their reactions and decided to start the process…

Progressive Web Apps for Digital Publishers

The digital publishing industry nowadays is faced with a variety of challenges, from content creation to user engagement (especially on mobile), distribution and monetization. Lately, we’ve seen initiatives meant to improve users’ experience on the mobile web – Google Accelerated Mobile Pages and Facebook Instant Articles are already getting a lot of attention from publishers.…

Debating the Pros and Cons of Google Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)

When Google launched the Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) project in February of this year it touched off a debate on the pros and cons of the new platform. To help you understand more about Google AMP, we wanted to evaluate it for you. That is why we asked some of the biggest experts on Google search…

STOP THE LEAK: 90% of Mobile Users Will Abandon the Website in 90 Days

A few weeks back, I wrote a comprehensive article on the First Steps To Understanding Where Your Mobile Presence Fails. As a follow up on that post, I’m now ready to share with you the number one metric that will make or break your mobile presence: RETENTION! And I hate to be the one to…

Google’s Mobilegeddon Aftermath: 12 Months Into A Better Mobile Web

When Google announced the launch of its new mobile ranking system, dubbed Mobilegeddon by the press, everybody agreed that the impact would be devastating on those businesses that didn’t have a mobile web presence. At that time, we conducted a study of the top 10,000 sites from Alexa and showed that four out of ten sites would…

First Steps To Understanding Where Your Mobile Presence Fails

Performing a mobile audit for your website is a serious undertake and you have to know exactly what you’re doing. The mobile web is constantly shifting and, for the last 3 years, we’ve been helping our customers identify their mobile strategy’s strengths and weaknesses. After countless iterations, we came up with a recipe and we’re…

5 app themes at the price of 3 on WP Mobile Pack PRO

We’ve just launched 2 new app themes on WP Mobile Pack PRO and since it’s that time of the year, we thought of offering you a 5 App Theme Bundle at the price of 3! Check them all out below! BASE Full-screen cover page Side-to-side navigation with lateral swiping Maximum 2 articles per page We…

Unlimited applications on all plans and new tablet app theme available

One important change for all premium accounts: the number of apps per account is now UNLIMITED! Before, the limits were applied per account, i.e. PLUS plan was limited to 3 applications. Now there is only one limit and this limit is session based – cumulative from all existing apps inside an account. MORE APPS FOR…

State of the Mobile Web – 4 Out of 10 Sites Are Oblivious To Google’s New Mobile Ranking Signal

A variety of mobile devices have flooded the Web in the past years. To no one’s surprise, Google announced that starting April 21st, they’ll expand the use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal, in fact penalizing all sites that don’t have a mobile strategy – dubbed “Mobilegeddon” in the recent press. Furthermore, Google just paid…

Introducing Appticles API. Google Mobile SEO Ready. Heads up for .app domains.

As of today, we officially open access to our API. Through the API you’ll be able to serve custom content directly in your mobile web applications. Its purpose is to act as an intermediary between the applications, the content databases and other 3rd party APIs. The Appticles API consists of 3 main components or endpoints sets:…