Appified Celebration

Halloween activities take on a digital spin with apps made for kids

Implications - Moving beyond traditional celebratory tactics, parents are turning to mobile alternatives to make festivities like Halloween more fun and engaging for kids. Used as a costume accessory or simply to prank others, mobile apps not only help parents keep kids occupied, but also serve to make play and celebration more convenient.
SCORE: 4.7
Mild Top 4 Examples: 3,117 Total Clicks Oct 14 - Oct 15
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Data-Powered Costume Finders - This App Uses Google Data to Find the Best Halloween Costumes
SCORE: 7.4
Hot 1,545 Clicks Pub: Oct 21, 15
Data-Powered Costume Finders
This App Uses Google Data to Find the Best Halloween Costumes
Google has released its own app to help spooksters everywhere find the best Halloween costumes. Google’s ‘Frightgeist’ uses the power of Google Trends to identify the most popular... [More]
Candy-Finding Apps - Target's 'Treatster' Candy App Highlights the Best Houses for Trick-or-Treating
SCORE: 4.8
Mild 308 Clicks Pub: Oct 23, 15
Candy-Finding Apps
Target's 'Treatster' Candy App Highlights the Best Houses for Trick-or-Treating
For this year’s Halloween festivities, Target is launching a candy app by the name of ‘Treatster.’ The mobile app makes the most of Google Maps to show which houses in a... [More]
Educational Halloween Apps - This Halloween Mobile App Improves Kids' Vocabulary & Listening Skills
SCORE: 3
Untested 800 Clicks Pub: Oct 17, 14
Educational Halloween Apps
This Halloween Mobile App Improves Kids' Vocabulary & Listening Skills
‘Peekaboo Trick or Treat with Ed Emberley’ is a delightful Halloween mobile app that revolves around adorable Halloween illustrations by Caldecott Medal winner Ed Emberley. The app... [More]
Vocal Halloween Apps - Sainsbury's Voice-Changing App Lets Kids Take Costumes to a New Level
SCORE: 2.3
Untested 464 Clicks Pub: Oct 20, 14
Vocal Halloween Apps
Sainsbury's Voice-Changing App Lets Kids Take Costumes to a New Level
This voice-changing app takes your Halloween costume beyond the visual format. Children can use it to make their disguise more convincing. From UK grocery store chain Sainsbury’s, the Spooky... [More]