CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 18, 2014) - iHookup Social, Inc., the operating subsidiary of Titan Iron Ore Corp. (OTCQB: TFER), today announced that on Monday, March 17th, 2014 the company's product "iHookup" was ranked as high as number sixteen (16) in Apple's USA based app store's social networking category. This rank has been achieved in the category of Social Networking paid app (US) and is among more than twenty two thousand (22,000) apps in this category.
Compared to the statistics released on February 18, 2014 for both the free and paid versions of iHookup, both the free and paid versions show increases in rank since the company announced its mobile media testing on February 26, 2014 to current. Current ranks are showing the free version gaining over 100 spots, from #290 on February 14, 2014 to #173 on March 16th, 2014, and the paid version gaining 8 spots, from #23 to #15 on March 17, 2014.
Rank is comprised of many proprietary metrics designated by Apple, which can be used to better understand many aspects of an app's popularity, downloads, and user acceptance of an app which is often related to "virility" or the app's potential of going viral. The current information provided shows iHookup in the Top 2% of free and 1% of paid applications in this category, within the USA.
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"It's exciting to see our iTunes rank scale, with only 20 short days of mobile media testing the app continues to show traction among our audience of mobile users," said Robert Rositano Jr, CEO of iHookup Social, Inc. "As we await the approval of our recent app update and submission, it becomes increasingly important to have these types of benchmarks prior to the updated app release. iHookup views a top ten (10) rank as a goal now within our sights and will continue testing and growing our users based on performance data being tracked and analyzed by our partners at Deep Forest Media and by the company."
iHookup Social, Inc.
iHookup Social is a "proximity based" mobile social platform that facilitates real connections, between real people...in real time! Utilizing the intelligence of GPS and localized recommendations for dating, friends, groups and organizations, to break through closed social cliques and expand them, not only virtually, but in real life!
The company's users will be provided with "local" options of many kinds, enabling mobile distribution of locally relevant content and special offers. The company hopes to bring together a dynamic opportunity for brands, advertisers and merchants to interact in new and innovative ways with the iHookup Social Network, while building customer loyalty, engagement and revenues.
The company is pursuing its growth in its current "dating vertical" market, as well as expanding its reach in the general audience category of "Social Networking." www.ihookupsocial.com
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