The Digital Marke.ng Experts Mobile Marketing in ChinaThere is great debate in our Agency about using Mobile Marke.ng in China…. Are we ready in this market? Will it work? What are some of the mobile marke.ng op.ons?
What is Mobile MarketingFirst, a relatively new, marketing form on or with amobile device, such as a cell phone. (this is anexample of horizontal telecommunicationconvergence).Second, and a more traditional definition, is meant todescribe marketing in a moving fashion - for example -technology road shows or moving billboards. -- Wikipedia This presentation will focus on the first part of this definition
Types of Mobile Marketing Wap Display Ads App Display AdsSMS Ads Search Ads Push Notiﬁcations
Device Features and Context Device Features What it provides for us: GPS Location-Aware Intimate and Touch Interactive Physical Sensors (A/V) Intelligence Personal and Contacts Social Relevant at Point Portability of Consideration
Mobile Marketing Fast FactsAs of May 2011,China has more than 900 million mobile users. Mobile ad spending will double this year in China to nearly $500 million 332 million of those (38%) make use of the internet on the mobile phone. Making China the largest mobile internet market. This is expected to grow with 200 million more mobile internet users in the next three years. WAP is still strong in China, with CCTV WAP getting more than 10 million unique visitors per day.China is expected to have sold 150 million smartphones in 2011
The Chinese Mobile Companies China Unicom was the last of the three Chinese operators to launch its own app market, the WoStore, in September 2010. The WoStore joined China Mobile’s Mobile Market and China Telecom’s Estore in the group of app stores owned and managed by operators. By creating they own apps stores, operators wish to use their large pool of customers to attract developers.
Mobile Ad Spending in ChinaIn 2010 the total spending on mobile advertisement inChina was 223.2 million US dollars. This figure is expected to be doubled in 2011 to 448.7 million US Dollars
Differences in East/West Behavior One key difference between China & the US is in the use of IM on the phone. This explains why the QQ participation is so high in China.
Social, Local, and MobileLocation sharing (e.g.,checking in to Jiepang,FourSquare), communication(e.g., Weibo, Twitter), musicsharing (e.g., Spotify) anddoing all of the above in oneapplication (e.g., mobileRenren or Facebook) arewhat’s driving mobile usage In China, there is a propensity for using social media so having long commute times to“SoLoMo”, for Social, Local, catch up with digital friendsand Mobile creates an environment of “always socially connected” syndrome
mCommerce in ChinaThe rapid growth of 3G and smartphones in China has led to acorresponding growth in shopping via mobile phones. This has led tofurther growth of online shopping in China. As an example, Taobao’s dedicated platform for mobile e-commerce is attaining sales of US$ 6 million per day and has recorded a single day high of 17 million unique visitors. About two-thirds of the site’s mobile users are men, while three-quarters were between ages 19 and 28.
New FormatsHTML5 mobile ad isnow a great way toenrich userexperiences withmobile interactivity
New Advertising Capabilities The new Smartphone ads allow us to integrate sound, touch, motion sensoring, vibration and even location (via GPS)
Types of AppsApp developers need to consider the type ofapplication that they want to use with aspecific target group. These apps tend to fallinto a number of categories: • Entertainment • Engagement • M-Commerce • Convenience
Entertainment Apps Mobile gaming is one of the leading areas for games and apps developers Entertainment apps take the form ofcasual games to the group buying apps that incorporate gaming elements such as scoring,time contention and teaming
Engagement AppsKraft’s top selling iFood app keeps cooks comingback with recipes, coupons, and sharing features A top paid selling app, users come back for new recipes and Kraft coupons. In addition, Kraft gathers user data to understand customer behaviors and preferences.
M-Commerce AppsOver 3M have paid with Starbuck’s mobile app The mobile card program was tested in 2009, and found to be the fastest way for customers to pay. It’s available at 6800 stores. Customers purchase credit via PayPal or credit card.
Convenience AppsDelta flyers board with e-boarding passesThe app allows flyers to check-in, use e- boarding passes, receive text alerts, rebook and cancel flights, and share flight details with family/friends.
RegusMobile professionals find officespace worldwide with Regusaugmented reality app Users can locate and schedule a viewing at any Regus global network office center. The app features search filters, maps, turn-by-turn directions, and augmented reality overlays of location and distances on real-time views.
Mountain DewConsumers Vote Nationwide for thenext Mountain Dew ﬂavor via textConsumers entered to win yearssupply and new ﬂavor launch partyConsumers sample 7 new ﬂavors andtext the number of their favorite to99702Consumers reply to text with anycomments. 38% responseSystem captures all commentsFacebook Twitter Integration
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