Archive for the ‘Growth of Mobile Devices’ Category

Smart Ways to Use your Smartphone in Business

Feb 8

Just about everyone is now using a smartphone or mobile phone, and over the years, smartphones are getting significantly “smarter”. We are living in a technology obsessed society and just keeping up with the latest gadgets and innovations is challenging, to say the least. This technology revolution is here to stay and in order to […]

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Do Responsive Websites Give The User A “True Mobile Experience?”

Sep 22

It’s a fact – your business needs a mobile website. According to the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project, 85 percent of adults now own a mobile device and nearly 60 percent of them are using it to access the Internet. So the question now arises: Should your website be a responsive one […]

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Searching on Your Mobile Phone Is Different Than From Searching On Your Desktop PC

Oct 4

By the end of next year 2013, mobile search will bypass desktop search. To put it another way, by next year, your company will more likely be found on a mobile device than on a desktop or laptop. You need to understand mobile search and prepare for it RIGHT NOW. Why? 1) Mobile searchers are […]

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Why Your Small Business Desperately Needs A Mobile Website.

Jul 31

A recent study done by The Pew Internet & American Life Project found that 88 percent of US adults had a cell phone and 55 percent of them use their phone to go online. One out of six or 17 percent of cell phone owners do most of their online browsing on their phone, rather […]

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Increasing Use Of The Tablet For Online Shopping

Mar 6

The mobilization of websites and the development of mobile apps have proven to be a good thing for retailers, but things have changed since the launch of the iPad. Increasingly, tablets are becoming the the favorite choice for online shoppers on the go. A recent survey done by the E-tailing Group found that 68% of […]

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The Characteristics of a Good Mobile Website

Feb 14

Mobile websites are becoming more and more a way of life, and a business without a mobile website is losing out. Today customers are getting into the habit of hunting down businesses when they are on the move, looking for directions, contacts, price-checks and even doing product comparisons. A mobile website is completely different from […]

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Some Important Marketing Trends for 2012

Dec 19

The whole face of marketing is changing with new technologies such as the smartphone and extreme high speed internet. Small businesses are becoming quick to pick up on the latest  marketing tools allowing them to level the playing field with the bigger companies. The following are the some very important and basic trends that will […]

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Smartphone Usage Rises

Mobile Ad Spending Expected to Skyrocket

Oct 5

Growth continues to explode in the mobile space. eMarketer estimates, “38% of US mobile users will have a smartphone and 41% will use the mobile internet at least once each month”.   The growth of smartphone usage drives an increase of all mobile  commercial activity and opportunities. Consider this:  “eMarketer forecasts that advertisers will spend […]

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Adobe Predicts Huge Mobile Growth

Sep 26

Adobe says the mobile age has arrived and is here to stay; Worldwide shipments of mobile devices is expected to be 270 million in 2012 as compared to  173.5  million in 2009. Another metric is mobile advertising that was 1.7 billion in 2007 and is expect to rise to 12.8 billion in 2011. Adobe notes […]

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