A mobile consumer needs optimized search and navigation from a site

Mobile Marketing

There are many decisions to make and metrics to monitor when attempting to design an effective, positive, and engaging mobile experience, such as whether a mobile site should be created, or whether a feature-rich mobile app will be more appealing and will encourage greater results. What many marketers fail to do, and the step that can have some of the largest impact on making the right choices, is to take a step back and ensure that the very basics are covered first, before trying to move ahead and get fancy.…

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Adobe ceases efforts for mobile Flash

Mobile-Commerce

In a serious mobile battle that began back in 2007 when the iPhone was first launched and Steve Jobs announced that Flash could not be rendered on mobile devices due to the energy drain it causes to batteries, Adobe has finally admitted defeat and has stopped trying to pursue a mobile version of Flash. This announcement was made quietly and subtly on a blog post at Adobe. It equally announced that it will be directing its mobile focus on HTML5, instead. HTML5 is the cutting edge web programming language which…

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iLoop Mobile joins Google GoMo to offer solutions and services for the mobile web

Google News

Mobile marketing services and solutions industry leader, iLoop Mobile, has announced that it has partnered with Google GoMo in order to provide companies with superior options, resources, and tools that will allow them to “go mobile” and take advantage of marketing for the mobile environment. The GoMo initiative by Google is one that is designed to assist companies to communicate with consumers by way of their mobile devices. There are a number of different services provided by GoMo, as well as industry resources and information that will make it easier…

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How Google Commerce Search will improve mobile shopping just in time for the holidays

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M-commerce is rapidly on the grow, especially in terms of shopping queries originating from mobile devices, and Google Commerce Search will only help to build on that experience. If there is one thing that consumers are demonstrating, it is that shopping and the use of their mobile devices goes hand-in-hand. It is changing the way that people shop, and they are looking for improved tools and resources to make the experience better, simpler and more effective. In this light, experts are recommending that e-commerce sites make a high priority of…

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Boots.com mobile commerce site sees 300,000 visitors within its first month

Boots.com Mobile Commerce Site

Within the very first month that Boots UK Ltd. ran its mobile commerce site, it managed to receive close to 300,000 unique monthly visitors. These are exciting numbers for any merchant advertising through e-commerce channels. Boots UK gave recognition to the growing number of people using the mobile web for the tremendous number of mobile visitors that stopped by the Boots.com mobile site. A spokesperson for Boots UK said that over the last year, there has been a notable rise in the number of visitors to their traditional website from…

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What makes a website optimized for mobile?

Mcommerce Website statistics

A standard website designed for a laptop or desktop computer has become a common site that most people can recognize. However, many website owners are now discovering that their sites need to be optimized for mobile if they wish to take advantage of that market, and they are wondering what is involved in making those changes. The primary issues involved are that mobile devices are less powerful, have slower internet connections, and have a smaller screen than standard PCs. This means that the layout of the website will need to…

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Think small but go big! Top tips for mobile design…

Mobile Website vs Mobile App

Statistics show that 77 percent of the world’s population owns a mobile device. In 2009 more than half a billion people accessed mobile internet, and usage is predicted to double within five years. Most business owners know how important it is now to have a mobile presence for their business. If you’re new to the mobile web concept, don’t worry; we’ll be covering a few of the basic practical points. If you have a regular website, there are several options and a few basic methods you can use to make…

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One of the nation’s oldest retailers comes out a winner in today’s m-commerce world

  Shoppers can add another retailer to their mobile shopping list. One of the oldest clothing stores in the nation has gone high tech. Brooks Brothers have crossed over into the mobile media platform. This was a deliberate and tactical move to provide customers with easy access shopping and utilize the ever growing mobile industry. Brooks Brothers may be joining the wireless, high tech revolution, but they still won’t sacrifice the company’s core values of tradition, value and exceptional customer service. Their online shopping site has been fine tuned to give…

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Mobile commerce is the missing link for the multitasker in us all!

M-Commerce Works for the Busy Everyday Life

Mobile phones have become more than just a phone; for most people, they are a lifeline. Our mobile devices are our personal assistants; they help us to stay in touch, keep appointments, and get real-time news on events going on in the world. Mobile devices can, and will, also play huge roles in business commerce. We are a society on the move, and we have integrated almost every bit of our lives into our mobile devices. We keep in touch with our family and friends, do our work, and surf…

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