MARKETING: This is one to save to your bookmarks or add to your ideas/inspiration board. At first glance, it looks like a lightweight article. But just wait. One day you will be looking for ideas on how to elevate your product or business, when you do open up this bookmark for some true inspiration on 52 Low-Cost Ways to Promote Your Business
GAMING: So what's been going in gaming in the past pandemic year (HINT: A lot) Check this new report from AppAnnie on their take on what is going on. Mobile is smashing it (compared to PCs or Consoles) with a BILLION games downloaded weekly (on average) - which is up 30% on last year (and spending 40% more). In-game Ads are still weird though - most people remain not fans.
RETENTION: In Q1 of this year, SaaS Capital conducted a survey of B2B SaaS company metrics (they do this every year) - here is the report (downloadable PDF) - no real Covid impact was observed. Bootstrapped businesses have great gross revenue retention compared to their equity-backed counterparts (94% vs 90%). Fun fact though - and why NDR is important: Growth above 40% is associated with 100+% net revenue retention - now what? How about a great article on how to optimize retention.