Articles Tagged ‘mobile’


Why good product design is a marathon, not a sprint

October 20, 2014

Too often, designers and their teams are sprinting to finish a project before a deadline and then iterating quickly on the next version. But good design – especially product design – takes time, and it should not be rushed.

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Net-A-Porter incentivizes engagement from 1M Instagram followers

October 17, 2014

Online retailer Net-A-Porter is commemorating the milestone of reaching 1 million Instagram fans with a week-long user-generated content campaign.

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Why video is dominating mobile

October 16, 2014

Research has shown that mobile video views have increased a massive 400 percent in the past two years, doubling in the last year alone.

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Regaining consumer attention for retailer apps through beacon marketing

October 15, 2014

Nearly three out of every four minutes of app usage occurs on one of the individual’s top four apps. But who is to say that all of the other apps downloaded are deemed disposable?

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Use it or lose it: How to tap end-of-year budget

October 14, 2014

If you find yourself having budget left as we approach the end of the year, congratulations. That feeling can be akin to striking gold.

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Hermès takes consumers Elsewhere to reinterpret its print magazine

October 13, 2014

French leather goods house Hermès’ seasonal digital magazine, Le Monde D’Hermès, has been overtaken by curious creators.

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Optimizing mobile advertising on dimensions that really matter

October 13, 2014

With the maturity of mobile as an advertising platform in audience time, media spend and technical capabilities, it is incumbent on brands to refine their mobile campaign optimization criteria to keep pace with the evolving mobile ecosystem.

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Retailers settling into analysis paralysis over mobile commerce progress

October 10, 2014

As the rubber hits the road for most retailers heading into the holiday season, some key decisions about mobile commerce are being kicked into the long grass for seeming want of clarity.

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Hotel brands rush to harness China’s travel boom: L2

October 9, 2014

Hotel brands are trying to fill the awareness vacuum in China as many travelers consider international and domestic travel for the first time, according to a new report by L2.

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Setting long-term customer relationships via in-store service

October 9, 2014

According to the old proverb, you catch more flies with honey than with vinegar. Does the same principle apply in a luxury retail setting? No, says a recent study that implies that the ruder the sales staff, the better the sales.

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