• Create a mobile app splash page with a short URL- makes for fast download for QR code hating customers.
  • Make sure there is good Wi-Fi coverage at your location.
  • Drip out new “mobile app eye only” content regularly.
  • Stir up social networks – ask customers to share the app with friends.
  • Offer express service for those who download the app.
  • Use QR code coupon to build loyal & prevent deleting the app.
  • Reward coupon for the 10th,25th,100th,500th check-in
  • Offer valuable “carrots” on the mobile app they won’t find anywhere else.
  • Gamify your mobile app Ex: Best photo/FaceBook likes.
  • Send push notifications at least 2-3x per week. Deal of the week, taco of the week. Create designated push days.
  • Car Magnets with web site and app.
  • Offer free information to help potential clients.
  • Place link in email signatures.
  • Put download link in your email campaigns. Include links to app in customer service emails
  • Add app on biz cards.
  • Discuss your mobile app in appropriate forums. Yahoo, LinkedIn Groups,Google+,Twitter,chats.
  • Include in your resume and bio – LinkedIn profile.
  • Submit app to and pitch benefits for feature story.
  • Submit a review of your app to tech publications/Social Media.
  • Put direct links to your app for easy download.
  • Use paid ads in social to advertise your app.
  • Develop a video of your app in action.
  • Mention your app in presentations and put a link on all of your web pages.
  • Create a blog post with screen shots of your app to demonstrate it’s usefulness.
  • http://blog.placeit.net/7-crazy-app-marketing-ideas-that-worked/   More great ideas!
  • Get reviews on your app. https://maniacdev.com/2012/05/ios-app-review-sites
  • Reward customers that forward app to friends. 1 customer can create 5, plus new subscribers (viral effect).
  • Set up mobile ordering. Set link on Facebook.
  • Great ideas to get people to download your app from SXSW. http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/232194