Articles Tagged ‘mobile marketing’


47pc want real-time promotions – few retailers offer them: report

February 4, 2016

Substantially more shoppers want to use their smartphones while shopping compared with a year ago, but retailers are not moving fast enough to meet consumers’ increasingly sophisticated mobile needs, according to a new report from Accenture.

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3 challenges facing mobile programmatic buyers

February 4, 2016

Applift and Forensiq estimate that 34 percent of programmatic mobile ad inventory is fraudulent.

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Mobile’s influence on offline sales continues to grow: Forrester

February 3, 2016

More than $1 trillion of total retail sales in 2015 were influenced by mobile phones, with most of this coming from in-store transactions and further growth expected, according to a new report from Forrester Research.

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Mobile video ads poised to explode, but brands must make investment: L2

February 2, 2016

Video is a costly but necessary component of a brand’s media buy, according to a new report from L2.

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Resurgence of SMS marketing

February 2, 2016

For almost as long as mobile phones and text messaging have been around, people have been predicting the death of SMS marketing. There are, in fact, reasons to suppose that the future of SMS is more secure than many other types of marketing.

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Ineffective mobile usage, ROI measurements are marketers’ downfalls: Forrester

February 1, 2016

Marketers’ failure to accurately invest in mobile channels with appropriate budgets has resulted in a struggle to measure return on investment, meaning that brands must fully integrate mobile with their marketing strategies this year, according to a report from Forrester Research.

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User acquisition via social platforms

February 1, 2016

Mobile advertisers now spend an average of $9.46 for a registered user and up to $16.01 for sharing the app content. And costs will continue to skyrocket.

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37pc of mobile users blocked ads in Q4: report

January 29, 2016

The use of ad-blocking software, which had been stable for a while, grew 10 percent during the fourth quarter of 2015, driven by increasing use on mobile, according to new data from GlobalWebIndex.

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What is wrong with Apple?

January 29, 2016

To industry pundits and casual observers, it came as a shock this week when Apple projected that growth for its iPhone sales would hit the slowest pace since 2007, the year of the iconic phone’s release.

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IPhone slowdown intensifies focus on cloudy Apple Watch picture

January 28, 2016

While Apple delivered another monster quarter, warning signals are mounting that the iPhone’s role in buoying results is close to over, drawing attention to the lack of details about sales volume for the Apple Watch.

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