Developer Spotlight: HyperBeard Games

Kiip works with thousands of developers, so it only makes sense for us to interview the masterminds behind the apps we integrate into. In this Q&A, we meet Alex Kozachenko, President of Apps-O-Rama and Hyperbeard Games, which we will be featuring in this Developer Spotlight. Check out Alex’s responses below and the lessons he’s learned while developing and monetizing apps.


Mobile Retailers are Winning the Holiday Shopping War

For most of us, the holiday season is a chance to relax with friends and family — but in the mobile retail world, it’s one of the most stressful times of the year. Black Friday is approaching fast, and retail apps are gearing up. What can we expect from this year’s holiday season? Read on to find out.


3 Ways to User Test Your Mobile App for Cheap

User testing is an invaluable step in the mobile development process. It can make all the difference in the success of your app. However foolishly, developers often forgo the process seeing it as time-consuming and expensive. That’s not exactly wrong, some companies have spent tens of thousands of dollars and hundreds of employee hours on user testing, but we’re here to tell you there are cheaper and less laborious ways to test your app that can garner insights that are just as useful.


Retail Apps: Don’t Leave Money on the Table

While consumers are spending more time shopping on mobile than ever before, its clear that acquisition and retention are a world apart. Installs are important for any app, but retailers need to focus on how many of those users convert into paying customers. Leanplum compiled a few of their key takeaways. Read on to find out what retail apps can do to turn users into repeat customers.


Introducing Kiip Neon: The Ultimate Developer ToolKit

Last week at Gamescom, we announced our brand new developer toolkit, Kiip Neon, with an awesome launch party. Over the past six years, we’ve worked with over 15,000 developers to offer their users premium branded rewards in a way that doesn’t negatively affect their app experience. We’ve taken all of these learnings and used them to create the ultimate tool for developer monetization and it’s pretty awesome. Check out Kiip Neon!


Meet a Kiiper: Kabir Mathur

Our team is comprised of the best and brightest from every field but their dazzling personalities are what really makes Kiip the amazing company that it is. That’s why every month we like to profile a Kiiper so the world can know just how awesome our team is.

In this edition of Meet a Kiiper we chatted with Kabir Mathur. Kabir is our “Apps Guy” and our in-house food expert.