Recently I was preparing the income report of Matthew’s of Truevalhalla.com and came to know that how he has made $250,000 USD so far by developing video games online. Then I have realized that this is not the story of a single blogger, who is generating good amount of by building online games or android games and making huge money from the online business model. In this article I will share few tips to convert your mobile game developing skill into your major income source.
Tips to Make Money By Developing Mobile Games
The smartphone market is growing like anything and similarly the demand of mobile games are also huge. Playing games on mobile is one of the best time pass. There are lacs of mobile games already developed and few more lacs are in process. This is why because people are really looking for various types of games and challenges to entertain themselves.
If you are good mobile game developer and can build some game driven by hobby besides you regular 9 to 5 job then you should capitalize your skills to make passive income. Use any of the ways below to use your game building skill to generate some money for you.
Use Google Play platform: Use the Google play platform to upload your game and provide some good description with screenshots. Make sure you have provided enough information to attract people to download your game and give a try. List a very nominal price, E.g. a $1 game to attract millions of download.
Contact Bloggers for paid reviews: You can contact various bloggers who write on technology niche and mobile games. Spend some money if required and try to create some useful review article of your game. This way you can get a good promotion and encourage more downloads.
Provide Free Download and then ask for donations: If you are not comfortable with the ways mentioned above, then create a website to share about your developed mobile game and then ask for a donation, who ever want to do. This way you can list out all your creations at one place and also make it available for everyone for free of cost.
May get Good contract from big companies: In case you have developed a very good & attractive mobile game which has potential to become very popular, then you may get attention of some good game development companies and get some contract or job offer or freelance work to work for them.
Create couple of games and create a members access area: You can also build a member website where people will be able to get premium access to download all your games. Show them a demo so that people find it useful after playing your game and love to buy the membership for all your future developments.
So, what do you think about building a passive income source besides your regular job by utilizing your hobby? I think you should not stop here and just think, simply execute it and monetize your mobile game development skill to take it to the next level.