Web Widget Development
Web Widget and Social Network Application Development
webRulon provides full-service web widget, desktop widget and social network application development services. Our service offering includes strategy, development, deployment, distribution, promotion, and ongoing management of your application.
Web widgets and social network applications offer an extremely powerful way to create engaging connections with target audiences on the web and within social networking websites such as Facebook, MySpace, Bebo and LinkedIn.
- Web Widgets
Web widgets are typically distributed virally when there is a compelling reason for Web users to copy and paste the code on their own website or blog. Another way to get exposure for a web widget and distributed around the web is to register the widget with a widget distribution company such as Musestorm, Widgetbox, Snipperoo and Clearspring.
- Desktop Widgets
Desktop widgets are small, interactive applications or tools, such as a video game, a calculator, a live sports updater, stock market quotes or a currency conversion calculator that run in tiny windows on the computer desktop to deliver extended desktop functionality or to extend an existing application.
- Social Network Applications
Social network applications are web applications of mini-websites that are integrated into the target social network website and offer direct, deeply aligned and integrated brand experiences that get naturally shared with thousands of friends through the viral internal network communication channels of the social network website. Social network applications developed for the Facebook platform can be ported to other social networks supporting OpenSocial with some additional development.
Developing a social network application strategy with clear goals and objectives is just as important as social network application development. A well-defined social network application strategy helps online marketers and businesses understand how Web widgets, gadgets, blogs, wikis, and social networks worked together as part of a comprehensive social media strategy.
Distribution and Promotion
Promoting and marketing a Web widgets or social network application virally is becoming an important part of an online marketing strategy. It is a powerful means of bringing a brand closer to the target market by exposing the content to a network of users and convert those users into loyal customers. Due to the nature of viral online distribution and online networking marketers and businesses will not only be able to reach the individual users but also their entire referral chain of friends.
Social networks in particular not only provide integrated application promotion opportunities for applications inside the social network sites but are also highly efficient in demographic targeting by age, sex, location, interests, keywords, political persuasion, religious views and more.
Web Widget and Social Networking Application Management
After the launch of a Web widget or social network application ongoing maintenance, management and support will be required to enhance the functionality, but also for the internal communication channels at the social network and the external social media network that support the viral marketing program.
Web Widget and Social Network Application Development Services
webRulon builds, promotes and manages Web widgets, desktop widgets on the Web and social network applications on Facebook, MySpace and other leading social networking sites. Our services help businesses and online marketers monetizing their Web widgets and social network applications on the Web and create a presence within the social network sites.
Web widget and social network application strategy is just as important as development. An effective widget and social network application strategy helps our clients understand how Web widgets and social network applications can work together as part of a comprehensive overall social media strategy. Our knowledge of social media and social networks allows us to recommend an effective viral social media strategy.
We analyze your requirements, create ideas, design and develop web widgets and scalable social network applications that work and are easy to maintain and promote. All application and widget development projects are executed to a precise schedule of milestones and deliverables.
- Distribution and Promotion
webRulon can help online marketers and businesses with the distribution of web widgets and social network applications through the social Web. By using our development skills and social media marketing expertise are able gain more installations and make our clients’ brands standout among the Web widgets and social network applications that already live on Facebook, MySpace and the other social network web sites.
- Widget and Network Applications Maintenance and Management
As part of our Web widget and social network application development service we can manage and maintain the custom web widgets, social network applications and the distribution channels we have developed for our clients. Our services includes:
- Monitoring and analysis of user engagement
- Usage reporting
- Application functional enhancements
- Viral channel maintenance