Mobile ad success appears to depend on certain specific characteristics

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Celtra and On Device Research data shows that there are some features that make smartphone advertising work. The best mobile ad success looks as though it is the result of certain common characteristics. This, according to a report from Celtra and On Device Research. The report detailed an analysis of the top 20 percent of mobile advertisements based on ad recall and intent to purchase. The analysis compared a number of different characteristics of mobile ads to determine what works. The report showed that among the top 20 percent of…

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Mobile marketing achievements made by Office Depot

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The company has revealed that it has experienced considerable success from its campaigns in this channel. The head of mobile business strategy at Office Depot, Gabriel Cabrera, recently gave a keynote speech in which the success of the company’s mobile marketing strategy was underscored. Smartphones and tablets represented nearly a quarter (24 percent) of Cyber Monday traffic. Cabrera explained that mobile marketing made it possible for the company to be able to provide the “highly personalized experience” that consumers have come to expect. He added that “No longer generic banners,…

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Mobile marketing guide released by TapSense

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The latest version of the company’s publication is now out, providing users with guidance regarding the best techniques. The second version of the TapSense mobile marketing guide has now been released, at a time in which it is even more clear that the publication of the first version, as consumers are now spending more than half of their online time on smartphone or tablets. The conversion rates through mcommerce are also on the rise, showing that this channel has considerable potential. According to recent data from the Google Shopper Marketing…

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Mobile marketing trends are promising in the Middle East

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The Arab world has shown that this channel is extremely promising and should not be underestimated. A new report that has recently been released regarding the Saudi Arabian market by the marketing and communications company OTS has revealed that mobile marketing trends are showing important promise within this region and that the channel’s impact should not be underestimated. The number of cell phone subscribers within that region is now closing in on the 400 million mark. Therefore, these mobile marketing trends suggest that any entrepreneurs or companies that have any…

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Mobile marketing performance weak at Apple

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A study of the top 100 mobile websites for retailers showed the device maker is dead last. The Search Agency has conducted a study of the smartphone optimized websites of the top 100 retailers and has awarded Apple the lowest score for its mobile marketing user experience, at 0.68 out of a possible 5.0 points. Considering the nature of the devices that Apple manufactures, this is an especially surprising result. Just ahead of the poor mobile marketing score at Apple were Zales, Restoration Hardware, and Burlington Coat Factory. That said,…

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Mobile marketing to bring in $400 billion in two years

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A new infographic from Adrants is suggesting that promotions and advertising over this channel are skyrocketing. Though there has been a great deal of controversy over the effectiveness of mobile marketing and what kind of return on investment it can be expected to generate, the channel is continuing to grow in popularity as companies continue to spend in order to attempt to reach out to smartphone and tablet toting consumers. The statistics are now clearly showing that the size of the industry is growing tremendously. This also shows that mobile…

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Mobile marketing paid search in Australia heading upward

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According to the latest predictions, the market should reach the $430 million mark this year. According to the latest report from Telsyte, a technology analyst firm, mobile marketing through paid search is growing very quickly, and that almost 30 percent of paid links are being served to consumers using tablets and smartphones. The report also determined that paid search was growing at an extremely rapid rate. In fact it stated that this form of mobile marketing was increasing at a compound quarterly rate of 17 percent. This suggests that it…

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Mobile marketing may soon look to India for trends

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The country’s population of over one billion could soon help to dictate the direction taken by marketers over that channel. India is well known as one of the countries in the world that has the fastest population growth and, at the same time, it is now also being seen as the location where future mobile marketing trends will likely find their start. This announcement was made by the MMA’s Asia Pacific’s managing director, Rohit Dadwal. The APAC branch of the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) stated that the mobile marketing environment…

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Mobile marketing study reveals rewards

Mobile Marketing Analytics

The latest research has indicated that the technique is offering true value and opportunities. The latest research from a partnership between Millward Brown and SessionM have shown that mobile marketing is offering businesses and brands considerable opportunities through engaging and effective content that provide real value. The study showed that this channel is proving to be very appealing to consumers, as well. Consumers exposed to mobile marketing are more receptive when brands offer them value in exchange for their time. While brands, on the whole, have been low in terms…

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Mobile marketing takes a third of online ad spending

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The research has shown that Google holds a massive amount of the smartphone targeted space. eMarketer has just released the results of its first ever worldwide mobile marketing industry profile and has revealed that it estimates its size to have already reached $16 billion globally. The research determined that this channel is taking up a growing portion of the overall online ad market. Among its results, it also found that within the mobile marketing ecosystem, Google has a massive hold of over 55 percent. Considering that the research determined that…

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