3 Ways Mobile Apps Can Reward Customer Loyalty

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Loyalty apps reward your customers for returning to, and spreading the word about, your online business. Though the phrase is a product of the ever-growing web lexicon, most people are actually pretty familiar with “loyalty apps.”. These are examples of loyalty apps.

How badges help news websites build community, make money | Poynter.

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Just like the military uses badges to display rank, and scouts use them to honor accomplishments, a news site or mobile app can award digital badges to users who complete tasks or reach certain levels of engagement. Feel free to steal this idea, and award me a badge for it.

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6 Ways Web Check-ins Can Benefit Your Brand

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Whether it’s big players like Foursquare inking a new loyalty rewards program with Pepsi, or niche developers like Untappd , addressing the beer drinking vertical with a mobile application that let’s you spread the word about the particular brew you are sipping upon, check-ins are on fire. And it’s a lot more than just giving out some badges. Badging for the sake of badging is wasteful and annoying. Loyalty.

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Foursquare awards points and badges when users check-in at locations (check-ins can be done via a mobile phone with internet access or a computer). Businesses can engage and reward consumers by providing deals and discounts to Foursquare users that hold certain badges for checking in and patronizing their business.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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Thus increasing the brand awareness, creating a positive brand perspective and thereby encouraging loyalty.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to to Tracking Website Engagement

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We initially identified the following as possible influencers: Visitor Loyalty: direct or bookmarked site visits (as opposed to visits from search engines or ads). Subscriptions Initiated: email, print, and mobile signups through wish.org.

Ignore Foursquare at Your Peril - An Analysis of Potential.

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There are three primary benefits: awareness via virality and social proof; loyalty and rewards; and market research. Arm your manager with a mobile device and an email alert system: For the final question of the #socialmedia chat, we talked about tips for businesses looking to take advantage of Foursquare. create their own badges etc?) They are however the best at helping brands build loyalty via discounts and offers for badge winners and mayors.