Frequently asked questions about the AppBrain AppLift SDK and App Monetization
AppBrain is one of the top advertising networks and monetization solutions focused exclusively on the Android platform.
Our flagship product is the AppBrain AppLift SDK, which generates significantly higher revenues for our developers than competing SDKs.
Yes! All versions of the AppBrain AppLift SDK are 100% compliant with the Google Play Ad Policy.
AppBrain is a leader in providing advertising solutions with great user experience. Our SDK is used by tens of thousands of Android apps that are published on Google Play.
- AppBrain generates significantly more revenue than traditional ad networks.
Our developers tell us that they increased their income by 10 - 40x by switching to our monetization solutions.
- Fast payments: On average our developers receive their payment within the first days after a month completed. No more waiting for weeks or months to get paid!
- 100% focused on Android: AppBrain is a pioneer in Android app discovery and Android advertising.
Our team is exclusively focused on the Android platform to provide our developers with the best possible monetization solution.
Yes, it is completely free to sign up and use our developer services. In fact, you can even earn money by using our SDK.
You can make use of our paid cost-per-install promotion without integrating the SDK. If you want to use the
AppLift Ad Network to monetize your Android app you need to integrate the AppLift SDK.
Yes, AppLift doesn't impose any restrictions on other ads you show in your app. It works especially well together
with Admob mediation. See our special documentation page on how to set up our ads in Admob mediation.
The most effective way to earn revenue is by using the interstitial that's contained in the SDK. By calling
the showInterstitial function you can show this screen to the user when people exit your app, when they
enter, or somewhere in between. See our interstitial documentation for more details.
We advise to use the AppLift banners with a mediation solution such as AdMob mediation, but they can
also be used on their own.
If you have an app with many listviews with content you can use our native ListView ads.
The RPM of the interstitial is generally high (> $2). However, you can show an interstitial
ad less often than you can show banner ads.
All in all, the AppLift interstitial significantly
outperforms competing offerwalls, app wall or smartwall in terms of overall revenue per app install.
The AppLift banners provide leading RPMs, depending on your audience the RPM may be between $0.50 and $1.50.
AppLift shows users ads in their own language if possible.
The AppLift SDK supports the following languages:
Users generally react positively to the ads provided by the AppLift SDK, due to their unintrusive nature. The AppLift SDK is and
has always been fully compliant with Google's "Google Play Content Policy". We have done a study on what factors
influence unpublishing of apps on Google Play and AppLift was found to have no negative influence, in contrast with most other
Our AppBrain AppLift SDK is used by tens of thousands of app developers, from small to large publishers. More than 10 million users use apps that include ads from AppBrain every day. Some example apps with our SDK can be found here:
Apps with AppBrain AppLift
Here is the technical documentation page for the AppBrain AppLift SDK.
It provides an easy tutorial how to embed the SDK and start monetizing your app.
Yes, AppLift is integrated with Unity. You can follow this tutorial to integrate AppBrain AppLift into your Unity app: Unity - AppLift integration tutorial
AppLift is integrated with Unity. You can include AppLift with our plugin for Unity. Please follow this tutorial how to monetize your app with AppBrain AppLift: Unity Plugin for AppLift monetization
Please sign up with an AppBrain account and get access to the developer dashboard.
From there you can start by clicking "Add SDK" next to one of your apps.
You can add your app here: Add Android Apps to AppBrain
Helping our developers is most important to us.
Please contact us directly at [email protected], we are looking forward to helping you.