A mobile optimized mobilegeddon may be headed to Bing, next

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People performing searches on their phones and tablets may soon see smartphone friendly results first. Now that mobilegeddon has fully arrived at Google, where mobile optimized websites were given priority over those that were not designed in a way that would properly display and function on smartphones and tablets, it looks as though Bing will be headed in the same direction. Microsoft is altering the algorithm at Bing so that smartphone friendly sites will show higher on search results. Mobile browsing has become vitally important over the last few years…

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Consumers are using mobile commerce for diet pills and wellness solutions

Intechra Health is among the companies in the weight loss industry that are leading the way with mobile technology. According to recent statistics, the health and wellness industry – particularly in the weight loss sector – have been able to profoundly benefit from growing mobile commerce trends in which smartphone and tablet users are searching for diet pills and dieting programs and solutions. These searches are driven by the most common mobile shopping behaviors, including product comparisons, price comparisons, and reviews. According to Intechra Health Inc, if a company within…

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Tokkers Releases Audio QR Codes That Make Anything Talk

Company Offers Tools to Record Messages and Generate Mobile Landing Pages Tokkers today released its new “talking” audio QR Codes. The new web-based service, available by subscription, allows users to easily create talking mobile landing pages, complete with logos, photos, text, maps, video, and social sharing links. Audio messages can be created using their online recorder, by phone, or by uploading audio files. Tokkers QR Codes can be placed on printed products, marketing materials, advertising, signage, displays, menus, exhibits and publications. They can be scanned with any smartphone QR Code…

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Mobile RetailMeNot website provides digital discount coupon experience innovation for consumers

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Leading American online discount coupon website, RetailMeNot.com has announced that it has launched a new site optimized for mobile devices at m.retailmenot.com. The new website has been created based on the feedback provided by the community at the existing website, and offers consumers on-the-go with Android and iOS devices with savings opportunities by providing them with access to thousands of discounts being made by merchants worldwide. Beyond its sizeable library of coupons, RetailMeNot also has plans for broadening its platform so that it will be able to provide consumers with…

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Action needs to be taken to save the QR code

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QR codes may be widely recognized in the mobile marketing world as having a tremendous amount of potential – the majority of which hasn’t even been identified yet – but at the same time, the future of these two dimensional barcodes is becoming shaky, and it may only continue to decline unless the right action is taken to rescue them. Over the last few years, QR codes have made some headway into popularity, including the use by large corporations such as Google, which is highly involved in mobile. However, the…

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