Joke Pictures4hourworkweek.com – Tim Ferris and Chad Mureta contest
Market Research- category: entertainmentWhy? I think this category has a huge potential, I observed than one can hittop charts very fast. Besides that, who doesn’t like fun?- main competitor (app to emulate):Snap Chop
More „why”• Specification of Joke Pictures enables to develop it within 5000$ budget.• The code can be used to develop other similar apps in future (more on that later).• It is an „evergreen” market.• Social media shows, that people love and often „use” funny pictures, they also like to make fun of other people (just watch what’s posted on your friend’s Fb).
App Store StatisticsSnap Chop is in top 100 appsin entertainment category.We can see, that it’s positionis pretty stable. Moreover,it hit best rankings at themoment (late April). As I’mPreparing this report, it isnumber 2 in App Store U.S.entertainment.
ReviewsI’ve checked bad reviews of Snap Chop to checkwhat can be improved about it:
Presenting...Joke PicturesMain characteristics:1. Take a picture/upload from your camera roll/search from Google Images.2. Choose a funny text/write your own text and add it to the picture.3. Customize caption and adjust image.4. Save it.5. Post it on Facebook, Twitter or send as MMS.
K.I.S.S.The main purpose of the app is to entertain people and enable them to makefun of friends by adding a funny text.Ability to post it on Facebook/Twitter can help the app to go viral. People likefunny and often stupid pictures, they often comment those too.
Basic improvements• Font customization (resize, move, color, different fonts).• Image adjustment (crop, move, resize).• Cenzored mode (a switch which selects only cenzored funny texts).
More improvements• Ability to put memes faces on pictures!
Monetization• Free app – advertisements• In-app purchase:- remove ads- more funny texts- more fonts- more memes faces- exclusive pack of images
Similar apps?• I wanted to choose an app that would enable me to develop similar apps using the same code. So what could I create with this code?- Joke Pictures Sports Edition – make fun of famous sport starts (plenty of my friends post such things on Fb, especially in soccer category).- Joke Pictures Animals Edition – as above.- Joke Pictures Celebrities etc.
Extra bonusWhy „Joke Pictures” name?These are the amounts of montly global and local searches in US for „jokepictures” (broad match)