metrics

  • How Drake can help you understand your business Crunch Network

    How Drake can help you understand your business

    As a founder or someone working in a startup, the main priority is always staying alive. Every ounce of your budget needs to be spent efficiently. It’s all about difficult decisions, and some of them can be messy and complex. With options coming from every angle, you need to find ways to make them as simple as possible. This is where our good friend Drake comes in. Read More

  • Pokémon Go tops Twitter’s daily users, sees more engagement than Facebook

    Pokémon Go tops Twitter’s daily users, sees more engagement than Facebook

    Pokémon Go has quickly become one of the most viral mobile applications of all time. The game is now the biggest ever in the U.S.; it has now topped Twitter’s daily users, and it sees people spending more time in its app than in Facebook, according to reports from various tracking firms. Read More

  • How To Run Your Company Based On Metrics Crunch Network

    How To Run Your Company Based On Metrics

    I review a lot of board decks with a beautifully hand-crafted page with metrics for the company. That makes me nervous. I prefer to see a screenshot of an internal dashboard, not something created for the board, and I prefer to see that same dashboard in the same format at every meeting. The reason is I want to see that management is using a dashboard every day, not just for board meetings. Read More

  • What Games Are: Games Need Their Nielsens Crunch Network

    What Games Are: Games Need Their Nielsens

    With Facebook deciding to hide monthly and daily active users, we have lost the one game platform that could give us reasonably objective data about game performance. We are back to the Dark Ages of vanity metrics as a result. This is something that needs to change. Read More

  • Google Play Narrowing The Gap On iOS For Mobile Revenue, But iOS Still Brings In 4X The Money

    Google Play Narrowing The Gap On iOS For Mobile Revenue, But iOS Still Brings In 4X The Money

    According to a new report from mobile app analytics firm App Annie, Google’s Play software store is gaining on rival Apple’s iOS app marketplace. The revenue gulf between the two stores is often cited as a reason why Apple is able to attract more top-tier developers and quality titles, so a lessening of the gap between the two in that respect is particularly significant. Read More

  • See what’s hot in the iTunes app store with Medialets

    Looking for the perfect site for tracking the stats of all the apps in your Fantasy iPhone League? Do such leagues even exist?? Who knows?! At any rate, a site called Medialets.com has up to date stats on which free and for-pay iTunes apps are being downloaded with reckless abandon. You’ll see by the above image that “Super Monkey Ball” is WHITE HOT in the for-pay category. Read More