Performance Marketing for Mobile

Leverage Mobile Marketing Opportunities with Motive

Motive is recognized as one of the top mobile advertising platforms and a leader in user acquisition for mobile apps. Our advertisers find a risk-free environment for their campaigns and our publishers experience the best possible ability to monetize their traffic. Operating worldwide we provide advertisers, publishers and app developers a complete global solution across all operating systems. Our commitment to providing premium service is a fundamental key to our success.

The Motive Experience

Since 2003, Motive has been firmly committed to maintaining the industry's most trusted and cutting-edge performance-marketing network. We were early adopters of mobile marketing technologies and have constantly adapted to meet the challenges of this ever-evolving industry. Today, we are recognized as one of the most advanced user acquisition platforms in the mobile marketing space.

Mobile Ad Network
Mobile Marketing

Advanced Custom Optimization

Motive analyzes each campaign and adjusts our marketing efforts to our partners needs. We use advanced Site ID Tracking and Custom Secondary Action Tracking as a standard, yet maintain the flexibility to work with all 3rd party tracking systems or any in-house set up.

Performance Pricing

Motive works exclusively on a risk-free performance-pricing model (CPA, CPI). Our clients pay only for results and receive top tier ad agency service without the exaggerated fees.

App Marketing
App Advertising

Trust in Motive

With the Mobile Performance Marketing space becoming more competitive many advertisers are turning to Motive to manage their complete Mobile Marketing budget. Motive partners receive effective marketing, increased profits, consolidated tracking and reporting, and advanced data rich dashboard all with a performance payment model. If you are looking for an all-in-one solution to your Mobile Marketing needs, you can trust in Motive.


Oct 20 - Oct 21, 2015 | Mobile Games Forum (MGF), Seattle

Nov 4 - Nov 5, 2015 | Ad:Tech, New York City

Feb 22 - Feb 25, 2016 | Mobile World Congress - Barcelona, Spain

Mar 14 - Mar 18, 2016 | GDC, San Francisco

May 11 - May 12, 2016 | Appsworld, Santa Clara

Awards & Recognition

Motive has been recognized by Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, Deloitte, San Diego Business Journal, and numerous other media sources as one of the fastest growing private companies in the United States. 



August 23 - Mobile Ad Platform, Motive Interactive Named to Inc. 5000 List for Third Time

August 19 - Mobile Ad Platform Motive Interactive Wins Four Globee® Business Awards for Company Growth

August 19 - CEO of San Diego Based Mobile Ad Firm Motive Interactive Named Entrepreneur of the Year

August 13 - Exciting news! TUNE officially announced the TUNE Certified Partner Program.

July 2 - Mobile-Focused Firm Scores Industry Props

March 26 - A Look Inside Motive Interactive’s Modern San Diego Office


December 4 - Quality Traffic and Global Reach Lead Motive Interactive to a Top 3 Ranking for Mobile Ad Networks in 2014

December 3 - Mobile Ad Network Motive Interactive Awarded for Quality User Acquisition, Pushing the Company from a Top 25 to One of the Top 3 Mobile Advertisers in the World

August 19 - Mobile Ad Network Named to Inc. Magazine's 33rd Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000



February 25 - Motive Interactive ranked #11 out of top 25 Mobile Ad Networks worldwide


October 8 - Motive Interactive Makes the Lead411 Tech 200 Fastest-Growing Companies List

October 2 - Motive Interactive Wins Gold and Two Bronze Awards in the 5th Annual 2013 Golden Bridge Awards

June 18 - Motive Interactive Honored as a Gold Stevie® Award Winner in the 2013 American Business Awards

May 9 - Motive Interactive Named a Finalist in the 2013 Stevie® American Business Awards.

May 7 - Motive Interactive Honored as Gold Winner in the 8th Annual 2013 Hot Companies and Best Products Award in Company Growth of the Year Category

May 7 - Motive Interactive Named Finalist in the 2013 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards

March 4 - John Teotico selected as finalist for San Diego Business Journal's CFO of the year

March 11 - Motive Interactive Launches Rebrand