How much does it cost to create an app?

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So you have an app idea and want to get rolling with the development process? Next step for most people is going to researching what’s involved, costs and timelines. When building an app several things can impact these, there is no one-size-fits-all approach, therefore no one-cost-fits-all approach, but there are most certainly some parameters we can share with you to … Read More

How Creative27 propels the entertainment industry forward with innovative tech

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We love being a Los Angeles based agency. As the capital of the entertainment industry, there is never a dull moment in this city; from the streets to the activities behind the scenes of these entertainment businesses, we are every day excited about what we can do next in this vibrant and ever interesting industry. Over our lifetime, we have … Read More

How to win in the social media app market

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When most people hear of someone developing a social media app, the first thought they have is “why bother?” I mean, who is going to compete with Facebook, Twitter, SnapChat, and all those major players, right? It is a common assumption that the tech giants own the social media space and many people discount this genre as a lucrative space … Read More

What’s involved in creating award-winning apps?

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We are often asked what it takes to make an award-winning app. Is it luck? Design? Functionality? Brand recognition? Marketing efforts? Or all of the above? Creative27 have been fortunate over the years to work with some pretty amazing clients to design, develop and market a number of award-winning apps. The last year we have been acknowledged and won plenty … Read More

The importance of privacy – building products that respect your users for long-lasting success

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The conversation around online privacy has been ramping up for years now. There have been certain regulations in place, both in the US and across the globe, but it hasn’t always felt that these were taken seriously and it most definitely hasn’t stopped issues from occurring in which some tech company has either intentionally or non-intentionally misused the data of … Read More

Do you really need funding? Should you approach investors or go at it alone?

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Recently we have been talking a lot about the investment process for apps. How to know if you’re ready, how to find investors, what to look for and what to have in your pitch. These are some of the most common questions Creative27 receives from our clients. Once we’ve worked hard on getting an app developed and marketed, the natural … Read More

How do apps make money? All about app monetization

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Of all the business opportunities in tech, apps are maybe the least straightforward when it comes to monetization strategies. The A to B from creation to profit tends to have many scratching their head. In Creative27’s decade plus of experience, we have designed, developed, marketed and witnessed innumerable apps go to market; some succeed, others do not. The path to … Read More

Here’s what you need in your investor pitch

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To date we have talked through how to know when your app is ready for investment, what to look for in your target investors and how to prepare for the pitch , next and most importantly — if you want to win the deal — you need to know what to actually include in your pitch. While the media has made … Read More

Investor outreach: how-to guide

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As we’ve discussed, there are many things to consider when reaching out to investors. Obviously, number one is whether or not you’re ready, but number two is the type of investors that align with your app; those that are going to fill the gaps to give you the best opportunity for success. It is all well and good to know … Read More