The Basics of Mobile Gaming for Casino Affiliates
Mobile gaming is a quiet giant that continues to feed on the development of better and more efficient smartphones (and not-so-smartphones). The issue is that its silent growth has left affiliates out of the loop for profiting from this new form of online gambling.
Casino affiliates should know that, in fact, mobile games dominate app usage for smartphones and online casinos didn’t miss the chance to jump on board. Online gambling software developers along with online casinos began developing mobile gaming platforms years ago, and today they are used in all corners of the world.
Mobile gaming is an emerging branch of the online gambling industry, with top-level security being the main constraint for developers. The development of better mobile devices, such as the iPhone and the Android, has kicked people’s interest in gaming apps that they enjoy.
As a casino affiliate and a citizen of the 21st century, you should know that it is only a matter of time for the right security technology to be developed and mobile gambling will boom. While you wait for that, there are some things you can do to start finding a niche in the market and to make yourself noticeable to your mobile gambler audience and ensure your share of the pie.
You can start by working with online casinos which have already launched mobile platforms or that are in the plans to do it. The first ones already have a marketing technique that you can pick up on, the second ones give you the opportunity to approach an audience with freshness and novelty, which are great player catchers.
Another tip is to start promoting mobile gaming on your site. The most important aspects to promote about mobile gaming is the ease of play, the convenience it offers to the player (you can do it while waiting in line at the bank, at the bus stop, etc.), and the simplicity of downloading an app to a smartphone that can open a window to endless entertainment.
Finally, it is always good that you attempt to try these games yourself so that you can give advice at your forums and recognize valuable information to enhance the mobile gaming experience. A lot of them have play money versions for mobiles that you can use and you can even encourage your players to use them in order to kickstart their interest.