9 Ways to Monetize Your Android App Correctly

9 Ways to Monetize Your Android App

Creating an Android app is an interesting process. After creating an Android app, developers usually research about how to correctly monetize their Android apps. The main goal of creating Android apps over the play store is to create income from the apps. Android apps are created for a variety of different purposes. Apps can be created for fun, educational purposes, sharing scientific research, and for providing convenience to the target audience. If you are going to create an app for your business, you would like the app to be successful and create income for you. Different ways are present by which a person can correctly monetize an Android app.

How to monetize Android app correctly

By using the AppsGeyser platform, you can easily create Android apps. Down below is a list of different ways by which a person can earn money from the Android apps. The following ways of generating money from Android apps are very simple and they can be used by anyone even if the person is not a marketing expert. 

  1. Create banners for your application

For promoting your app among the target audience, start by creating different banners for your app. If you are creating an Android app by using AppsGeyser, this platform can help you in creating the banner. Your app has to be successful and it should have the required download ratio for using the advertisement code in the app. You have a free choice, you can either use the Appsgeyser to put banners for advertisement in your app or you can also create banners for your app by yourself. One important factor for creating banners within an Android app is that the app is ready for monetization purposes. There should be a certain amount of target audience that is regularly using the app and the app should have huge usage.

  1. Networking

In this digital world, networking is very important for the success of an Android app. For making your Android app successful, you will create a network with other businesses and you will create a link with them. Whenever you will sell an advertisement in your Android app, the links to these businesses will prove very useful. Try to use a private form of advertising as it is more secure. A private form of advertising is predictable. Networking usually takes a considerable amount of time but once when the connections are built properly with other businesses then an Android app can earn revenue from networking.

  1. Upselling in your Android application

Whenever you will have a decent amount of target audience for your app, it’s time for planning the sales process in the app. Try to include different kinds of things such as vouchers, gift hampers, etc to make the app popular among the target audience and ensure that the people use apps to purchase different kinds of products. Sometimes, people can also sell products that are not physical in nature. For example, if your app is related to the medical profession, you can offer the clients medical consultation. In this way, you can use the app to sell products and services in your app and get the target audience to use your app.

  1. Use a paid model

If you are trying to keep things simple for your Android app, then simply use the paid model for your monetization purposes of the app. This process is very simple and it involves just uploading your Android app to the google play store. After uploading your app to the google play store, you have to set a price for your Android app. Set up the regions over where you want to publish your Android app. This is one of the simplest methods for monetizing the Android app. There is a huge disadvantage to this method of monetization and it is that this method requires extensive marketing and promotion of the product among the required target audience.  If you selected a paid model for your Android app, then you must use different kinds of advertising including web-based advertising as well as mobile-based advertising. For using a paid model, you have to first publish the demo version of your app to the target audience. If the users utilize the demo version of the app, the users will pay for the promoted version of the app as well and your app will be successful.

  1. Add In-app advertisement

One of the simplest ways of monetization in Android apps is to use advertisement with the app content. This method requires that the app will be built in such a way that it displays different kinds of advertisements in the content while the user is viewing the app. Whenever a user will view the ad, the earning will be achieved. Genuinely, if an advertisement is used with the app It will not result in a 100% click-through rate but you will still get some revenue by using this free version of the app with a simple advertisement. Keep in mind that you must select a proper position in your app for displaying the Advertisement. You also have to decide how many numbers of times you want to advertise within your app. Just make sure that the audience of your app does not get annoyed by displaying them a lot of ads. Place the advertisement in such a way that the user does not mind the advertisement and you also get a click-through rate through the advertisement.

  1. Add In-app purchases

Whenever you will see the top-grossing apps over the play store, you will see at least a list of 40 apps in the top that are free of cost. Have you ever wondered how the free versions of the apps make so much money? The answer to this question is very simple. The top-grossing apps that are free of the cost usually earn their revenue by offering in-app purchasing within their content. The In-app purchasing option gives access to premium features and upgraded functionality of the app to the users at a set price. This way of selling additional functionality to the users is known as freemium. This method is considered as one of the most successful monetization methods of Android apps. This method is a little difficult for developers to implement within the app. In-app purchasing have to provide top-rated features and functionalities that are preferred by the target audience.

  1. Make the app popular among the target audience

One of the key factors that make the application successful is the popularity of the application. Try to make the application as popular among the audience as possible. You can use different kinds of marketing strategies to make the application successful among the audience.

  1. Make a compelling Application

Make an intuitive application. Try to make a unique application that no one has ever built before and try to offer the best features that are required by the audience. You must create an application that is in demand. If you make an application that consists of similar application behavior like other applications on the play store, your application will have no chance of becoming successful. Therefore, to stay ahead of the competition and making your application successful, you have to start working on a unique idea.

  1. Use a subscription method

Google Play store provides a subscription platform from the apps. Google Play store provides all the different kinds of tools to implement a subscription model for business apps.  For using the paid subscription model within the app, you have to implement a subscription option inside the app. Google Play store provides different customizable subscription options. These options can be modified according to user requirements. The subscription model can be very successful for the apps provided that the app is continuing to offer captivating and engaging content. The best example of a subscription-based app is Netflix. Try to make the app as captivating as you can and then implement the subscription method inside the app and monetize your app.

Wrapping Up

Different strategies are present for monetizing Android applications. You have to be very careful while using the monetization strategies for your application. Key strategies for monetizing the application include

  1. Creating banners for your app to promote them within other applications,
  2. Building a strong network with other businesses,
  3. Upselling the Android app within the target audience,
  4. Using a paid model for your Android app,
  5. Selling free versions of the apps with advertisements,
  6. Incorporating in-app purchasing within the app,
  7. Making the app popular among the target audience with the help of different marketing tools,
  8. Creating a compelling app,
  9. Using the subscription model within your app.

You can incorporate the above-mentioned strategies separately as well as together to get the required results for your Android application. These strategies will help you in deciding how you can correctly monetize your Android application and earn revenue from your application.

Last Updated on November 10th, 2022