Archive for October, 2011

BuzzCity Tours – Nov & Dec 2011

October 14, 2011 Leave a comment
We complete this year’s tours with :

  1. The BuzzCity Media Roundtable @ Charlotte Street Hotel, 15 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 1RJ. [8 Nov]. The roundtable will provide media with insights into marketer uptake and attitudes to mobile advertising. Discussions will include consumer insights; how they behave with mobiles, what the drivers are for future development of mobile marketing.
  2. KF Lai will also be joining a panel of experts @ Access: Mobile, London, [Nov 9th]
  3. The Festival of Media Asia, Singapore [13-15 Nov]
  4. Mobile Asia Congress, Hong Kong [16-17 Nov] where KF Lai will join a panel of experts to discuss “How  Mobile Advertising Is Evolving and the Metrics Behind It”.
  5. MVAS India Summit, Mumbai [23 Nov] (Manish)
  6. Mobile Web Africa [22-23] Johannesburg (M de Souza)
  7. World Brand Congress [24-26 Nov] Mumbai (Manish)
  8. MEF Americas, Miami [29-30 Nov] (Camille)
  9. Dubai World Game Expo 2011 [30 Nov – 3 Dec] (Allen U)
  10. The BuzzCity Developer Garage [ 4 pm on Dec 2] at our office in Singapore. This event looks at the subject of  “Building Successful Tech companies – Having the End in Mind”. Hear from Darius Cheung, Director of Consumer Mobile Technology at McAfee,  and Eddie Chau,  Founder & CEO of Brandtology and Chairman of Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation. Both will share their experience driving start-ups to successful exits.  Please RSVP by email to baoyi[at] as seats are limited

As always, we hope to meet with you at these occasions.

Categories: Tours

The BuzzCity Report ( Volume 1 Issue 4 )

October 11, 2011 Leave a comment

In the third quarter of 2011, our network grew by 11%, and served a total of 33.7 billion ads worldwide. We’ve already exceeded the number of ads served in the whole of 2010, and are well on track to double last year’s performance.

In addition to the regular roundup of stats and analytics, we focus on the practical lessons particularly aimed at smaller businesses. Our feature section is a primer on ‘Mobilizing your Business’ and our Media Insight section shows how you can effectively make use of social networking to promote a local business. Please click here to download the full report.

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Best Practices and Tips for BuzzCity Publishers

October 11, 2011 Leave a comment
By Delynn Ho, VP Sales

BuzzCity has passed an important milestone: our advertising network now averages over 10 billion impressions every month, thanks in part to a growing number of small individual publishers.

Take Indonesia, for example.  As in all our markets, the average cost per click is a function of advertiser demand and publisher supply. At the moment, the average CPC in Indonesia is about 4 US cents. So if you figure a site gets 5000 clicks — a decent amount for an entrepreneur or hobbyist — that’s US $200.

So, how do YOU cash in? Well, in my last article, I wrote about the mechanics of how to become a publisher. This week, I’d like to share some tips that will help you make money and best practices that will keep your readers and visitors happy.

Read more…

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Djuzz Top 10 – September 2011

October 6, 2011 Leave a comment
There were 8.2 million game downloads from Djuzz by 3.6 million gamers. Among the Top 10 for September are:-

  1. Need For Speed Undercover  : New Entry (Try n Buy Version)
  2. Outlaw Racing 2011   : Unchanged
  3. Need For Speed Shift   : New Entry (Try n Buy Version)
  4. Need for Speed Shift : Down 3 places ( This ad supported version was replaced by the Try n Buy version)
  5. Crime City  : Up 32 places
  6. Airforce 2  : Up 4 places
  7. Harry Potter Half-Blood Prince   : New Entry
  8. Fight Night Round 4   : New Entry
  9. GI Joe  : New Entry
  10. Tom and Jerry – Mouse Maze   : Down 3 places

    More than 13,000 games were made available in September and many new titles like Wolverine and Monopoly Here and Now The World Edition quickly made it among the top fifty games this month. These are among the 4,000 new games added to our offering in the last 6 months. (We plan to release another 5,000 titles in the next couple of months). These remain much sought after by surfers as evidenced by their rankings at the end of September 2011. See how these rank among the Top 50 games in September.

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