Rant: Stop Putting Stories In Every App

Remember the good old days when it was just Snapchat that had the stories? Now suddenly Instagram, Facebook, and who knows what else have started implementing stories into their app functionality. This will be a short article, but check out what the best Calgary mobile app development team has to say about the overuse of stories and why apps are doing it:

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Is Influencer Marketing Right for you? Part 1

There’s so many avenues for marketing out there today. Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Pinterest, the list goes on. Although all of these social media outlets are popular advertising outlets for a reason, it can be incredibly difficult to become a success when you’re competing against so many other businesses. Enter: Influencer Marketing. Is it right for you? Check it out:

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We’ve Moved Around the Corner… Again!

VOG Calgary is growing, and with more talent comes the need for a bit more elbow room. If you’ve seen our previous office you’ll know that it was nice but just did not have the capacity to accommodate all of the new faces we have brought on to keep on making the apps you love! Read the full blog here:

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How to Properly use an App Blog

Wondering how to properly use a blog for your app? It turns out we might know a thing or two about that. Here’s a few do’s and don’ts for your app blog that I believe will be the difference between a good read, and a waste of potential.

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Are you Signed up for Social West? You Should be!

Wondering what’s been going on at VOG Calgary App Developer? We have had a few exciting developments as of late and we are excited to make them officially public knowledge. Check out our exciting announcement and how you can be a part of it.

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Snapchat Stories vs Instagram Stories. What’s the Difference?

Ever wondered what the difference was between Snapchat stories and Instagram stories and the implications of each? Wonder no more, check out this sweet infographic and the explanation of it:

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The Flip side: How to Handle Negative Reactions to Your App Part 1

Concerned about what will happen if people don’t like your app? Already have an app that’s getting negative reviews? First off, cheer up! It’s only a loss if you let it become one. Here’s how you can deal with getting a bad app store review:

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A Year in Review: A Look Back at 2016

Check out our reflection on some of the awesome things that has changed this year, the things we have accomplished, and where we hope to go next:

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6 Tips for your Apps Social Media Presence

Wondering how to provide good value to your social media followers? Check out a few key points on how you can make a difference to your followers by using simple changes and suggestions:

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Soft Launch vs Hard Launch: What’s the Right Step for Your App? Part 2

Your app is now done and you’re wondering how to release it to the world? Do you spend a ton of money to market it aggressively? Do you just throw it at the app stores and hope for the best? What’s the best course of action for your app? Let’s discuss the difference between soft launch and hard launch and how different apps can benefit from each:

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