Articles Tagged ‘mobile advertising’


Apps are key to a meaningful user-centric mobile strategy

April 13, 2015

Gartner forecasts “by 2017, mobile apps will be downloaded more than 268 billion times, generating revenue of more than $77 billion and making apps one of the most popular computing tools for users across the globe.”

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Mobile money flowing, it’s time to correct some mistakes

April 9, 2015

We can debate the exact definition of meaningful dollars, but we all have to agree that the projected $100 billion in mobile advertising spend in 2016 would fit into that category.

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Calling out media double standard on promoted hashtags

April 8, 2015

Everyone is up in arms about the Lord & Taylor 50-instagrammers moment. If you are not familiar, the retailer commissioned 50 fashion girls who have a strong reach on Instagram – and blogs for the most part – to share an outfit post with a paisley pastel summer dress that flows just so.

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Best-practice tips for push notifications

April 7, 2015

How do we ensure a solid and responsible notification strategy that brings value in signal, not desensitization in noise?

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What will win the day for mobile wallets?

April 3, 2015

Mobile wallets and mobile payments have been around since at least 2005. That is more than two years before the iPhone debuted for Apple. Bluetooth-based mobile payments were around in Europe even earlier. Why has it taken so long for mobile payments to achieve mass adoption?

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What Apple’s new patent application for product packaging means

April 2, 2015

Apple wants to completely remove high-friction manual steps and replace them with one tap.

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The urgency of mobile search engine optimization

March 30, 2015

The next real SEO challenge for brands is not duplicate content, schema or low-quality links. No, the next hurdle is the mobile experience of your site. And brands that simply serve up the desktop version of their site for mobile users could be in for a big surprise.

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Engagement to monetization: Improving mobile marketing ROI

March 27, 2015

There is a big problem for many businesses joining the app rush: they have no idea how to monetize engagement over mobile.

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The new HQ for innovation labs? Your retail store

March 26, 2015

If innovation is going to be customer-centric, the actual hands-on designing and building of the technology needs to be centered where the customer is.

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Are media buyers using the best algorithms?

March 24, 2015

There seems to be persistent confusion around what an algorithm really is, how they might help in programmatic ad transactions, and how good these decision-algorithms truly are.

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