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Why Merchandise is the Next Big Game Monetization Strategy and How You Can Get Involved

Why Merchandise is the Next Big Game Monetization Strategy and How You Can Get Involved

game monetization

The gaming industry is one of the hottest markets for entrepreneurs, due to the rise in popularity of gaming and the industry’s multi-billion valuation. However, as more game developers start to break onto the scene, actually monetizing their popular games can be a struggle.

With the increasing demand for merchandise and collectables, selling physical wares is an excellent way for games to bring in revenue. With the help of commerce app developers and experts, and tools such as the Shopify SDK for Unity, selling game merchandise is easier than you think.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • Opportunities for app developers to create apps for game developers
  • The importance of having an online store experience that matches the feel of the game
  • How game developers can embed store experiences directly into their games

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Why You Should Build Apps That Address Merchant Pain Points

Why You Should Build Apps That Address Merchant Pain Points

Apps that address merchant pain points

The number of merchants selling online is rising, meaning there’s a greater appetite for apps. In order to become successful on the Shopify App Store, your best bet is to find an emerging merchant challenge, and to build your app around solving it.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • The top challenges merchants look to apps to solve.
  • Which merchant audiences have growing app needs.
  • How to turn industry insights into app ideas.

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Working Together: How Having an Integrated App Can Grow Your User Base

Working Together: How Having an Integrated App Can Grow Your User Base

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The average Shopify merchants use four apps on their stores, and enjoy when their stack of apps works well together. You can help merchants and also grow your own user base by showing merchants how well your app works with others in the Shopify Ecosystem.

There are many ways that app developers can work together to help each other out. One powerful way is to integrate your app with complimentary apps.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • How to successfully look for other apps that enhance your offering
  • The importance of developing an integration and including it on your app listing
  • Why you should build an API for your own app

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