The 10 Key Mobile Trends for 2011

Mindjumpers

Mobile marketing is becoming increasingly important. The cross-channel customer is also a multi-device consumer and smart phones play an increasing role in communication, networking, social media usage and entertainment. Or that more people own a smart phone than use Facebook?

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Mobile Commerce On The Rise… Fast

Dave Fleet

Electronics marketplace Retrevo this week released a new study suggesting that mobile shoppers have doubled since February. According to the company, 20 per cent of US consumers have purchased something from a retailer using their cell phone.

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Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers? I promptly pulled out my smart phone, went to Google and typed merely “Italian deli&# – not having to add a geographic modifier because the GPS on my phone was enabled and would automatically pull local business listings based on my current location.

Mobile App Development Trends That is Likely to Emerge in the Year 2018

Social Media Marketing

This year was quite phenomenal for the mobile app development. There are many businesses which have realised that mobile app is not just an option today but it is a necessity. Let’s check out some of the mobile app development trends that are likely to emerge in the year 2018.

7 Mobile Marketing Stats That Will Blow Your Mind

Convince & Convert

Mobile marketing is the future. Any marketer, or marketing firm worth their weight in invoices knows that the key to future success is adapting to and optimizing for the mobile market. 75% of Americans admit to bringing their phone to the bathroom. Mobile users are on the go.

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Siteminis Launches Mobile Commerce Solution

Bill Hartzer

Have you been looking to turn mobile phone “browsers” into buyers? The Siteminis mobile web solution allows a complete and consistent shopping experience on mobile, regardless of the type of cell phone or carrier their customers use. Tags: Mobile Marketing

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Why Your Business Presence Has To Be Mobile Ready

Navolutions

Now, mobile technology is doing it again. There are three main reasons people do mobile searches on these devices: to find entertainment, to engage others on a social network, and to find an immediate solution to a problem. Mobile users are not patient.

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What’s Your Mobile Marketing Strategy?

Small Business Mavericks

Amidst all the hype with social media, there’s a growing trend that sometimes gets lost in the shuffle: Mobile marketing. Before starting my own company in 2006, I worked for 16 years in the wireless industry for AT&T Wireless and Cingular, so I’ve watched mobile develop over the years with more than a casual passers-by interest. For many reasons, mobile marketing has been slow to grow in the United States. Where Mobile is headed.

SnapTags vs QR Codes

Cody Ward

A colleague of mine recently introduced me to a marketing tool to engage with mobile customers and prospects. With the rise of mobile smart phones usage, readable codes have gained popularity among marketers as a unique way to engage with customers and prospects.

6 Tips to Make Your Email Marketing More Effective

yMarketingMatters

When choosing an ESP, make sure the company has strict anti-spam policies and complies with the guidelines of CAN-SPAM. Broken email campaigns are an increasing concern among email marketers, especially since several companies and web-based ESPs now block graphics as a measure to combat spam.

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Where’s Social Media Going in 2014?

Mindjumpers

This means that more and more companies try to tab in on this opportunity and make use of or create their own social news rooms to find the content that fit their brand. Mobile, mobile, mobile.

6 Tips to Make Your E-Mail Marketing More Effective

yMarketingMatters

When choosing an ESP, make sure the company has strict anti-spam policies and complies with the guidelines of CAN-SPAM. Broken email campaigns are an increasing concern among email marketers, especially since several companies and web-based ESPs now block graphics as a measure to combat spam.

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11 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2011

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Mobile it totally optin and you need to start building your mobile optin list now. Facebook will move into Mobile Ads – having said what I just did about us marketers not having a good mobile optin list – its just so natural for Facebook to ask you (you will ask us first Mark right?)

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Does QR stand for Quasi-Ridiculous? (an analysis)

Convince & Convert

And indeed, given the increasing ubiquity of smart phones ( 41% in the U.S. In fact, the QR code itself is substantially larger than the logo of the company (Crowne Plaza Hotels). I understand QR codes are the new “it&# thing, the Taylor Lautner of calls-to-action.

Explore the World with these 4 iPhone Apps

Idaconcpts

Their new mobile app gives your smart phone access to all of that clout while on the go. It offers unique hotel values that are exclusive to Mobile users. Using a company with a proven track record like Orbitz will empower your trips where ever you may roam.

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EVOLVE: Technology will Mandate Marketers to Keep Up with the Times

SocialFish

We are now exposed to endless content, from our peer networks, our smart phones, and our inboxes. Our ever-trusted smart phones give us access to information about the things we want, when we want them and where we want them. Mobile enables the shortest path to purchase.

Social Pros 15 – Marcus Sheridan, The Sales Lion

Convince & Convert

Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft , Janrain , and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. Of course, Argyle Social , Eric’s company, data driven, social media management software.

4 Useful Windows Phone Apps

Idaconcpts

Windows Phone 8 has the backing of Microsoft. Microsoft is still the fourth most valuable company. As such, Windows 8 users and adopters may be assured that there will be Windows phone apps available for their consumption now and long into the future.

Hawaii Social Media Trends 2011 – SMCHI, Jan 18

Bare Feet Studios

There is no “one size fits all&# solution, however by examining the possibilities, combined with your own market knowledge and company culture, you can put things into focus. Mobile Interactivity and Smart Phone Apps. Have you upgraded your phone recently?

Business Travelers Increasingly Vulnerable To Data Theft

The Realtime Report

It is now standard practice for employees to access company information via mobile devices including laptops, smart phones and tablets, while traveling, or to take sensitive documents with them. Business Travelers Increasingly Vulnerable To Data Theft.

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The Cost of a Tribe

Akamai Marketing

So have mobile phone companies, which is why your obsessed with checking your email on your phone. Apple is the KING of understanding people’s motivations.which is why, as I write this, the Apple stores in my area are preparing for a deluge of lines when the new phones announced today become available, even though there are many other awesome smart phone options on the market today.

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Is the Financial Services Industry Poised for Market Disruption?

SocialFish

drive mobile banking more than ever. Technology is enabling a greater awareness of how companies are servicing customer demands. Consumers are using their smart phones to review sites, do price comparisons, take pictures of products and send them to people who influence their purchase.

3 Tips to Use QR Codes For Information, Not Destination

Convince & Convert

Possess a smart phone. Have the phone nearby and usable when you encounter a QR code (easy in a magazine ad, perhaps less so for QR codes now appearing on highway billboards). Perfect mobile formatting of the information delivered. QR codes ask a lot of prospective users.

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Top 6 Rules of Digital Marketing: Learn from Matomy and Other Masters

Idaconcpts

Because you want your website to scale easily to tablets and other mobile devices. These days, one of the best things you can do with your website design is create an easy to navigate and uniform visual that translates well on standard sized screens and smart phones.

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SEO in 2013: What to Expect

Idaconcpts

Expect greater emphasis on mobile products. If you don’t already have a mobile product or at least a mobile version of your website, you had better bust your behind to build one. To learn more about SEO projections and online marketing strategies, visit SEOM Company.

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7 Top Content Marketing Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2019

Pam Moore

Content is at the core of our digital and social, always on, always connected and always learning mobile world of communication. Smart marketers are already working on their plans and likely have a content calendar being populated with content to delight and engage their audiences.

7 Top Content Marketing Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2019

Pam Moore

Content is at the core of our digital and social, always on, always connected and always learning mobile world of communication. Smart marketers are already working on their plans and likely have a content calendar being populated with content to delight and engage their audiences.

Social Media Trends in 2010

Freelance Social Media

Social business becomes serious play “Relatively new networks such as Foursquare are touted for the focus on making networked activity local and mobile. Your company will have a social media policy (and it might actually be enforced) This will become a must.

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79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

The average midsize or large company (1000 employees or more) has 178 “social media assets” (Twitter handles, employee blogs, etc.)–yet –yet only 25% of companies offer social business training to their employees. 55% access Twitter via a mobile device.

How to Find Your Social Voice and Help Others Do the Same

Convince & Convert

American Family Insurance works with Shoutlet , another Madison-based company, for their extensive archival needs. Social Media Stat of the Week: iPhone Surpasses 50% of Smart Phone Market Share. The next-most popular phone on the market?

79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

The average midsize or large company (1000 employees or more) has 178 “social media assets” (Twitter handles, employee blogs, etc.)–yet –yet only 25% of companies offer social business training to their employees. 55% access Twitter via a mobile device.

What the ComScore Digital Year in Review means for small biz marketers

Akamai Marketing

ComScore suggests that the reason for decline in this area is increased reliance on mobile communication such as texting and if you’ve ever seen a 15 year old send a 30-word text in less than 5 seconds, this won’t be a surprise to you.

10 reasons Avon Is Not Too Late To The Social Media Party

Diva Marketing Blog

Although Avon does have online channels it's not been as aggressive as other cosmetic companies. Recently Warren Buffet and Coty are making moves to takeover this iconic company now in crisis. With the ubiquity of smart phones branded apps continue to grow in popularity.

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Second Screen TV - Research

Diva Marketing Blog

On goes the TV set, you flip open your tablet and smart phone ready to watch. Picture this. It''s been a stressful week and you''re looking forward to a night of vegging out. The telly goes on and perhaps there is an adult beverage or two nearby.

4 Content Creation Secrets Unveiled by C.C. Chapman, Speaker and Bestselling Author

Writtent Blog

But, if I give 1,000 people a smart phone and tell them to go take pictures they are not all going to be Ansel Adams. You must constantly be creating and being smart about what you create. cc_chapman: The tools continue to get more mobile and more visual.

8 Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Live-Streaming

Ignite Social Media

Live-Streaming isn’t a new tactic, it’s been around awhile now with companies such as Live Stream and UStream just to name a few.

Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The site does not resolve on smart-phone browsers, and if they sell products online, their e-commerce platform has no social functionality (no review functionality, no commenting functionality, etc). Calling attention to mobile apps? Social and mobile profile calls to action?

Marketers, Here are the Keys to Your IT Department – Good Luck

Convince & Convert

Have a quick look at his 4 predictions: Multi-Media Soars – Jay is speaking about video and photo apps that enhance social media, draw more users off of the likes of Facebook and into new channels driven by mobile app technologies.

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

9 Ways B2B Companies Can Use Location Based Services by Social Media B2B. He lists nine steps its imperative for companies to take in order to “build enough social karma (yes, I said karma) to facilitate things like guest posting opportunities, retweets, likes, etc.&#.

Foursquare Review: Why You Should Check In

Bill Hartzer

After logging into a Foursquare account, people can check-in at different venues either from a computer, laptop, or mobile device. There are even apps for the iPhone, and other smart phone devices to access the Foursquare website while on the go.

The Converged Media Road to Success

Proactive Report

Here are his main points: The need for adoption of social media and delivery to multiple mobile devices is increasingly becoming essential for retaining and attracting new customers. The smart phone is the next content platform.

How to Effectively Bottle Social Media and Product Integration

Convince & Convert

The company itself is a joint venture between Artistech (Kelowna, British Columbia) and beverage consultancy Artisan Group (Vancouver). In addition to family, football, and fancy side dishes you’ll never see for another year, Thanksgiving brings an annual dilemma to the oenophile. What wine to serve for Thanksgiving is a tricky question, as the holiday table replete with savory and sweet options is an Ellis Island of tastes, making for a tough wine pairing.

Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Mobile & Wireless. Mobile & Wireless. Mobile Devices. Mobile Access. Mobile Applications & RFID. Mobile. Hes great at hammering out details one on one with other intensely focused people, often the CEOs of the companies he contracts for. iPhone grabs top smart phone spot. iPhone grabs top smart phone spot. How-to video: Smart steps to efficient power management.