Mobile First in 2015
DECEMBER 4, 2014
Start switching your digital and social media marketing efforts right now to a Mobile First priority. For years you have been hearing about ensuring your website and digital marketing efforts are all mobile-friendly. Now the focus is changing to mobile first. What is Mobile First? What does Mobile First mean? Who Should Adopt a Mobile First Strategy?
15 Awesome Social Media Apps for iPhone
JULY 20, 2016
Using your mobile for social media marketing will make you more productive and efficient when marketing your business on social media. You have your mobile with you 24 hours a day so you might as well get more benefit from it! Note: You should create a folder on your mobile device and add in any relevant apps. It’s much better to be organized and bunch them all together! 1.
My Switch From iPhone To Android: Part Two
SEPTEMBER 12, 2013
Earlier this year I decided to make a switch to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 from an iPhone 5. Now before any backlash from Android enthusiasts or how I should try Windows Mobile (not going to happen), here’s the deal…I don’t fall into this strange world of fanboyism for electronics. But for my world, I’ve learned that the iPhone is where I need to be.
App Providing Shortcuts on iPhone Returns From Ban
The Social Media Incubator
APRIL 8, 2015
Launcher was banned by Apple last year for a violation of their design guidelines, due to the ability of the app to create a widget that leads to other applications and functions on the iPhone. Apps Mobile Apps Social Media Apple iPhone apps launcher launcher app Once banned by Apple back in September 2014, a popular app has made its return to the App Store. How it works.
Top Tools for Mobile Marketing
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
The world of mobile marketing has been in development for several years now and businesses of all stripes have “gone mobile”. The organizations that invest in mobile marketing are the ones who will see the most success. Okay, so you’re ready to launch a mobile marketing campaign for your nonprofit. Apple Pay : A brand new payment app for iPhone and iPad users.
Tools for Mobile Marketing Strategy Success
MARCH 24, 2015
By James Prideaux We all know any successful marketing campaign starts with a sound strategy, and a mobile marketing strategy is no exception. Unfortunately, while mobile continues to grow in its importance as a marketing tactic, many marketers still lack the tools and knowledge to develop a sound and integrated mobile marketing strategy. and nearly $220B worldwide.
Mobile Positioning: A Business Must
MAY 3, 2012
Mobile access to the web has surpassed browser usage. Consider these 2012 statistics: • Twitter estimates 55% of users access the site through a mobile device. • 34% of marketers have generated leads using Twitter. Click-through rates on search result ads are higher on mobile, according to a Marin Software study. What Can A Mobile Strategy Do For Me? The result?
The Mobile Gap
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
The other side says this: We live in a mobile world, this is how consumers, primarily, connect with us, so we're in the process of developing a responsive Web experience, and looking at how we can shift some of the dollars over to mobile marketing. How many brands do you - as a consumer (not a marketing professional) - connect with on your mobile device? Before I'm interested/buying anything, I'm on my iPhone doing some form of brand reconnaissance. And, that's the thing: Mobile should never be a "less than" Web experience. This is the mobile gap.
The Democratization of Design Is Coming To An iPhone Near You
The Social Media Hat
JULY 19, 2016
Social Media The Democratization of Design Is Coming To An iPhone Near You. Canva , the premiere online tool for creating graphics, has just released Canva for iPhone (Android coming soon!). As a cloud app, Canva automatically syncs your work across devices, so a design you start on desktop can be finished, saved and shared on your iPad or iPhone. with images. on the go.
4 NFL NFC Western Division Apps for iPhones
OCTOBER 8, 2012
You will never fall into that trap when you load one of more of these informative apps onto your iPhone. So fire up that mobile cam and let the parties begin. Arizona Cardinals Mobile. Arizona Cardinals Mobile has it all. Seattle Pro Football Scores , with its recent update, is the freshest of all of the Seahawks iPhone apps out there. 49ers Gameday Live.
Mobile Technology and Your Small Business
JANUARY 3, 2013
Mobile technology is not one thing. Mobile technology is all these things and more. In my opinion, mobile technology is the future of all communications for your business, internally and externally. They (and you) believe in the creation of the social web and mobile technologies are the key reasons for this substantial climb. This is what mobile technology can do.
Explore the World with these 4 iPhone Apps
OCTOBER 21, 2011
At least you can take along a comforting digital security blanket in the form of any of these 4 travel apps for the iPhone. iPhone frees us from the embarrassing difficulty of not having the foggiest notion of where we are or what to do when we get there. Check out these 4 great iPhone apps for travel. It offers unique hotel values that are exclusive to Mobile users.
8 Must-Have Apps for Your Mobile/Social Business
JANUARY 1, 2013
travel with an iPad and an iPhone as my mobile office, and it’s made it a whole lot easier to stay on top of my business, my teram and my clients. Expensify is available for iPhone and Android. Dropbox is available for Android, iPhone, Blackberry, iPad and Kindle too. Quickbooks Mobile. Available for iPad, iPhone or Android. Expensify. travel a lot.
4 VoIP Apps for iPhones
MARCH 1, 2012
There are many VoIP apps now available and they give fits to your mobile, landline and cable telephone providers alike. The sound quality of these apps is often better than that of the mobile phone provider’s. Save some money by using these 4 VoIP apps for the iPhone. Bypass 3G and your mobile phone provider completely to make calls over any Wi-Fi connection. Tribair.
A Mobile Marketing Strategy That Helps First, Sells Second
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JULY 11, 2013
Brands have rushed to provide value (optimally) or promotions (typically) on every new communication platform, all of which are increasingly accessed through mobile devices, making customers’ relationships with brands solely a collection of micro-experiences. Mobile research and commerce lifestyle is more ubiquitous among today’s younger consumers. This is a guest post by Jay Baer.
4 NFL NFC Southern Division Apps for iPhones
SEPTEMBER 21, 2012
What is really neat is that you can hear the live radio broadcast for every game on your iPhone in the background while you work or play. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Official Mobile App. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Official Mobile App will have you scratching your head at those bonehead plays. The 2012 football season is here. How it will play out is yet to be decided.
4 Angry Birds Apps for iPhones
OCTOBER 17, 2012
Look for the Angry Birds Star Wars app to be coming soon to an iPhone near you in early November. It is available in numerous languages and has been playing to rave reviews on iPhone screens the world over. The seasons may change but the one constant in the ever flowing river of time is the anger of the feathered stars of the world’s favorite mobile game app. Angry Birds.
15 Top iPhone Apps for Work and Play
JANUARY 9, 2012
The other day, my brother sent me a message asking me what apps I was currently using on my iPhone. So I put together a list of my 15 top iPhone apps for you, in case you have been evaluating your own use of apps. And this is only for the iPhone, though several are on my iPad as well (but that’s another post), and some of these can be used on Androids and BlackBerrys as well. Most
Canva for iPhone – Design Like a Boss Wherever You Are
JULY 20, 2016
Canva for iPhone lets you design like a BOSS wherever you are. In this post, I break down the features of the new Canva iPhone App and how it will leverage your DIY Design for better Social Media Strategy. Canva for iPhone has been released in the app store! Check out the video for a quick snapshot of this awesome new app, courtesy of Canva: Try the Canva iPhone app today.
Small Business Marketing Through iPhone Apps | Small Business.
Small Business Mavericks
MARCH 10, 2011
Small businesses are even getting in on the picture and it won’t be long before having your own iPhone app is going to be as important as having your own website. There are all sorts of ways to get creative with iPhone apps. Now is the time to start thinking about how you can keep your customers tuned into your business through their iPhones. About Us What’s a Maverick?
6 iPhone Accessories for Almost-Professional Photos/Videos
JANUARY 25, 2012
Being a non-expert at much of this stuff, I recently got a bee in my bonnet about finding a way to build my own, iPhone-ready DIY photo/video studio, that would let me take/create not great, but good enough visual/multimedia content ( Project 366 is proving to be great testing ground for this). It clips onto your iPhone and gives you the ability to take some really neat photos.
QR Codes & Mobile: The Time is Now
MARCH 8, 2011
Stephanie True Moss , is chief creative officer at True Moss Communications , Inc., a creative design group that offers Web Design | WordPress | Mobile | Print | SEO | Graphic Design | Social Media | QR Code Consulting. If you haven’t they can be fun and lead to videos, pictures, mobile information and more that is unveiled with a simple scan. Consider the mobile aspect.
4 NFL AFC Eastern Division Apps for iPhones
AUGUST 6, 2012
This list is a cross section of the wealth of mobile apps from the National Football League’s National Football Conference. Readers are encouraged to explore the many iPhone apps out there for themselves. Plus you get the Patriots’ news feeds from multiple sources right there on your iPhone. Miami Football is customizable in how you would like it to load on your iPhone.
Twitter Grows by 75% in Mobile Audience, LinkedIn Close Second
OCTOBER 26, 2011
mobile using audience, jumping an impressive 75% to 13.4 Facebook’s mobile audience worldwide is now a heady 350 million. The overall social networking population across mobile devices increased by 37% to 72 million people – about 31% of all U.S. mobile users (aged 13 and over). About a third of all mobile users received a coupon or offer. million. million.
Should Your Business Download Meerkat? [FLOWCHART]
Saying It Social
MARCH 12, 2015
Social Media IOS iPhone Meerkat Mobile app sayitsocial Stream Streaming media twitter Information on the newest app, Meerkat, and how and when your business should adapt it in the Twitter world. Take our quiz to see if your business should download Meerkat. The post Should Your Business Download Meerkat? FLOWCHART] appeared first on.
Add Facebook Events to Your iPhone Calendar
The Social Media Incubator
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
Last month, we talked about how to add Facebook events to your Google calendars, now we want to give you the ability to add it to your iPhone calendar. Using the same link that you used to add Facebook events to your Google calendar, copy that link on your iPhone as you will need it (the easiest way to copy the link is to email it to yourself, hold your finger over the link and click copy).
Google Rolls Out New Mobile Friendly Tag
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
Google has started displaying new mobile friendly tag in the search results to show which sites are mobile-friendly and which sites are not. So, if your site is mobile-friendly, and someone is searching on a mobile device, and your site shows up in the search results, it will get a special tag in the search results. Is your site mobile friendly?
Four Web Browsers for the iPhone
JANUARY 2, 2012
Check out these 4 browser alternatives to the Safari on the iPhone. Apollo’s Google Reader Mode will enhance your mobile reading pleasure. The app syncs with Chrome and Firefox between your various mobile devices to achieve consistent data updates. Safari is a perfectly fine browser but there is something about stepping out of that prepackaged mode that is exhilarating.
T-Mobile G2: My New Mobile Obsession
MARCH 14, 2011
My new obsession is the T-Mobile G2. Here’s a picture I snapped of the two phones side by side : Launching last fall to many positive early reviews , the phone runs on the open source Android operating system and is pre-installed with every mobile application in Google’s arsenal. visited stores and felt different phones, but I really wanted a qwerty keyboard which is why I didn’t buy the iPhone; the G2 has a slide-out keyboard in addition to the screen keys. It’s funny what 12 months does to a person. chuckle as I look back. didn’t downgrade.
Feature Friday: Musing about Mobile Networking
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
Here’s my problem: No one touched on the fact that most users access these social networks with their mobile devices! took a screen shot on my iPhone. Make sure your URL appears on the mobile platform and adjust if necessary. Any better suggestions? -- Ari Herzog thanks you for reading Feature Friday: Musing about Mobile Networking on his blog. But guess what folks?
Lessons Learned From the Traveling iPhone
APRIL 16, 2011
On the San Francisco – Eugene leg, however (also on United), I lost my iPhone. That’s right. I “lost my iPhone. My iPhone was in my pocket, and about 40 minutes before landing, I headed to the restroom. looked down, and behold, there was no iPhone in it. finally got a new iPhone and then spent about five hours setting up my email, contacts, etc.
Android is Finally "Enough", but I Still Miss My iPhone
Stay N' Alive
OCTOBER 1, 2012
Google proved me only partly wrong in this though, with their latest release of Jellybean and the Galaxy Nexus, yet I still find myself missing my iPhone. Yet I still find myself missing my iPhone. Google will always have the masses, very similar to the approach Microsoft took in the Desktop market (until Microsoft figures out the mobile market and competes with Google).
The Top 3 Social Media iPhone Apps
DECEMBER 23, 2013
The list of the ” Top 25 Free iPhone Apps of All Time ” has, no surprise, social media platforms taking three out of the top five spots. Earlier this year, Facebook said it “had 665 million active users each day on average in March, up 26 percent from a year earlier, and 751 million using Facebook from a mobile device each month, up 54 percent,” Yahoo News reported.
Mobile apps are a waste of time for associations.
JANUARY 29, 2014
And I know I’m going to get a lot of grief over it, so let the debate begin. I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately, and my thinking has been influenced by research, including the September Pew Internet report on “The Rise of App Culture,” and a r eport on global mobile statistics from MobiThinking. believe that associations need to get mobile right, and fast.
The Mobile-Only Strategy Imperative
FEBRUARY 13, 2013
If you look at any data points surrounding mobile (and putting it in context on a global level ), it seems like nobody is using a computer anymore, doesn't it? So, while we're not quit there yet in terms of content creation, writing and more, there is a vast majority of the population that is making the transition away from the PC as seamless as physical landlines to mobile phones was. Twitter Says Its Mobile Users Are More Active, Engaged With Brands. Was everyone's mobile contract up for renewal at the same time?). Arguably, a mobile-only strategy. iphone 5.
Desktop or Mobile: Where Are Your Emails Converting?
AUGUST 7, 2015
If you’ve been paying attention to the mobile revolution from a marketing point of view, you probably know that more emails are now opened on mobile devices than desktop. According to Movable Ink, 67.8% of all emails sent were opened on mobile in Q2 of 2015. 67.8% of all emails sent in Q2 of 2015 were opened on mobile Click To Tweet. And where? Behavior.
Five Forms of Mobile Media
APRIL 14, 2011
Watching App Savvy Author (and personal friend) Ken Yarmosh speak, clarity in mobile communications becomes clear. Specifically, Ken talks about the three primary communication methods via mobile web development. From a communicators perspective, there are several ways to approach stakeholders on mobile media. Which forms of mobile media do you like, and why?