september 30, 2009

Let your players be your marketing people!

Image 1. A winner’s alert. Let players post results on their social networks! Why not let your players be your marketing people? One way of doing […]
september 29, 2009

Please inform me that I can’t play insted of wasting my time!

Image 1. bwin’s (this used to be linked bwin.com but bwin.party asked me to remove the link) skill games site provided by Jadestone. Can it be more […]
september 24, 2009

Make sure you use your screen real estate wisely!

Image 1. PokerStars tournament lobby. I’ve enjoyed playing a tournament at PokerStars tonight. But since I pay a lot of attention to details when it comes […]
september 23, 2009

Show only relevant information to your players!

Image 1. Svenska Spel’s start page. I’m a member at Svenska Spel and play there every now and then. Today I went to svenskaspel.se to see […]
september 22, 2009

Poker software providers learn from Zynga and their poker product!

Ever played poker on Facebook? Or on your iPhone? Maybe on MySpace? Or on Yahoo? Then you probably have played on Zynga Poker. Zynga Poker is […]
september 17, 2009

EiG Expo 2009 in retrospective

I attended EiG Expo this week and listened to many of the sessions, here are my reflections from the week. Multiplayer and social games: Monetising the […]
september 16, 2009

EIG: Interesting thoughts on loyalty programs

Will Lytle from eGaming 2.0 talked about ”proactive development” where they try to indentify and address high value players within 7 days, and alsoe about rewarding […]
september 16, 2009

EIG CEO Panel – B2B, media companies, retaining players

Image 1. EIG Expo, Copenhagen. The CEO Panel discussion was very interesting to listen to. On the panel were the following: Norbert Teufelberger, Co-CEO, bwin Gigi […]
september 15, 2009

New ideas presented at EIG Start-Up Launch Pad

The Start-Up Launch Pad was a fun session where four startups had to pitch their ideas. The Start-Ups were: Tailorbet offers an automated, peer-to-peer service that […]
september 15, 2009

Social media, mobile and user experience are important trends in the igaming industry

The first panel session at EIG Expo talked about the future and what trends they see. The main areas were: innovation entertainment mobile social media (voted […]
september 11, 2009

Friend Alert – a social feature for poker clients!

Image 1. Friend Alerts in a poker client. Retain your players by adding social features in your poker client! People are social and are interested in […]
september 9, 2009

Let me register at the table, a design advice for PokerStars!

Image 1. PokerStars poker table and chat. PokerStars can make it easier for players to join tournaments advertised at the poker tables! When I play at PokerStars […]
september 8, 2009

NordicBet makes sportsbook available for iPhone users, but why so many steps to place a bet?

Image 1. The steps to place a bet on NordicBet’s iPhone site. I read on the Gaming Intelligence website that NordicBet has released a iPhone version of their […]
september 4, 2009

Betsson can make it easier for their poker players. Here is a suggestion!

Image 1. Betsson’s unnecessary step when starting the instant poker client. Betsson should remove the unnecessary step in the player’s user flow when it comes to starting […]
september 3, 2009

PartyPoker makes it easier for mac users to play!

Image 1. PartyPoker’s start page. Earlier this month I wrote a blog post ”PartyPoker could make it easier for mac players!”. Today when I went to […]
september 2, 2009

Full Tilt Poker pays attention to details (almost everywhere…)

Image 1. Full Tilt Poker’s login view. I really like Full Tilt’s poker client. The look and feel is really fresh and it seems like they […]
september 1, 2009

You won’t get new players if they can’t register!

Image 1. PartyPoker instant sign up form. One of the most important things for gaming operators is to make sure all the basic functionality works 100%! […]