Ad Age, the nearly 100-year old media brand and global source of marketing and media news, has listed Mark Ellis, Liftoff CEO and co-founder, as a top 2017 Marketing Tech Trailblazer. (more…)
Thank you for an incredible 2016!
This year has been a BIG one for Liftoff. We are so grateful to work with the world’s most innovative and passionate mobile marketers on our mission to connect people with the mobile products and services they love to use.
Our clients and close partners inspire us to continually develop our mobile marketing and retargeting platform. We thank each and every one of you for a fantastic year. We’ve had a lot of fun these past twelve months, resulting in some major achievements, including: (more…)
It’s that time of year when holiday cards flood the mailbox and digital Evites for holiday parties flood the inbox. ‘Tis the season, and 2017 is a mere three weeks away.
With a fantastic 2016 on the way out and 2017 on the way in, we thought it would be fun to share our predictions on what’s to come in mobile marketing in 2017.
The 2016 US presidential election has been fascinating to follow on many levels. We thought we’d add a level of our own by slicing and dicing mobile marketing data by red states and blue states. We were curious to learn if the same political party lines that divide the nation are also felt within the mobile marketing world. (more…)
Fresh off the heels of our inclusion as a top performer in AppsFlyer’s Mobile Performance Index, Liftoff has been named one of TUNE’s Top 25 Global Advertising Partners for 2016, our second consecutive year on the list.
“It’s not easy to be on this Top 25 ad partners list. It’s not a popularity show or a beauty contest, it’s a data-driven ranking of over 400 of the top adtech partners that are integrated with TUNE. It’s impressive that Liftoff has accomplished this feat two years in a row.” – John Koetsier, TUNE Mobile Economist
Today we are excited to announce our expansion into Europe and the hiring of Phil Gontier, former Head of Mobile at Twitter EMEA, to lead our international efforts. We’ve seen tremendous growth over the past year outside the U.S., hence the decision to establish an international office. Gontier will spearhead expansion by establishing Liftoff’s London office. (more…)
Build a great game and it’ll sell itself. Build a great eCommerce mobile app… get ready for a bumpy ride.
In recent years, the mobile app industry has exploded in both marketing spend and app usage, but support for app marketers across all industries has been far from equal. You can’t fault games for the disproportionate attention they receive, though. Without games, it’s hard to imagine the industry would be anywhere near where it is now. But with the increasing amount of money being spent on marketing other types of apps, the time has come to give marketers of non-gaming apps the support they need to succeed on mobile. (more…)
What is the value of a first time purchaser in the world of eCommerce? The answer may not be as simple as you think.
According to research by the eCommerce reward platform Sweet Tooth, after making their first purchase, a consumer has a 27% likelihood of returning to make a second purchase. After their second purchase, that loyalty jumps to an astounding 45% likelihood they will make a third. Loyal customers are a retailer’s bread and butter, and smart marketers know that the money spent to bring in a first time purchaser is money well spent.