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Christmas Arrives Early for iOS Developers: $100,000 to be Won

Share: makes a splash with $100,000 promotional giveaway for iOS developers and reports double-digit site user participation.

Calgary, Alberta (PRWEB) October 25, 2012 announces $100,000 promotional giveaway for iOS developers on its mobile app directory website. Every Saturday between October 27, 2012 and December 15, 2012 will give away $12,500 to 55 lucky App Developers. Prizes can be used towards the promotion of the 730,000+ iPhone, iPad and iPod touch Apps already found in the Apple iTunes Library which are showcased on

Over the next 8 weeks, iOS App Developers can win one weekly grand prize of $ 5,000, one weekly second prize of $ 2,000, one of three (3) weekly runner-up prizes of $ 500, or one of 50 weekly "good Karma" prizes of $ 100 each. Ballots for the weekly draw are earned by developers who complete the "claim" their existing app listing on the site, or make weekly updates to their live profile. Interested App Developers can get more details at the Developer Portal Homepage.

With over 730,000 apps in the Apple App Store, it is increasingly challenging for application developers to get mind share with end users., launched on September 9, 2012, has already exceeded expected results in its key performance indicators (KPIs) and in delivering value for end users looking for apps and for developers trying to get their apps noticed.
Today, CEO, Tim McKay, released operational KPIs based on actual results from the past 30 days.

  •     22.1% of visitors are actively participating with our content.
  •     27.8% of those trigger a marketing action.
  •     17.2% of those visit app vendors blogs, company website or support pages from
  •     9.6% of those proceed to the Apple App Store.

According to Mr. McKay, "Compared with single-digit (or less) click-thru-rates (CTR) of most online promotional solutions, our customers are getting rich marketing value and customers are finding what they want. It's win-win."

About AnyKey Solutions Ltd. and

Founded with the goal of helping people find apps easier and with less effort, strives to be where people find their favorite apps and apps they never heard of. is a division of AnyKey Solutions Ltd., established in 1997 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. is an online mobile application directory for iOS (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch) applications, launched in 2012. AnyKey is an Apple Enterprise affiliate partner.

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