Mobile Marketing Many internet marketing experts believe that the next wave of Internet marketing will be conducted through the mobile device. A large percentage of the global population already use their mobile phones as their primary or secondary means to surf the web, check emails on the go and engage on social media marketing platforms. Worldwide, 30 countries exceed the 100% mobile device to population ratio countries exceed the 100% mobile device to population ratio – making this a vital platform for businesses who want to engage with clients.
WSI Mobile Marketing Strategies Consist of the Following: Mobile Web: Normal websites (that you would access from your desktop) aren t always compatible when accessed from a mobile phone desktop) aren’t always compatible when accessed from a mobile phone – they take too long to load and their screen sizes don’t match the sizes of a conventional web page. If a customer accesses a site that takes more than a few seconds to load (and requires excessive scrolling), they more than a few seconds to load (and requires excessive scrolling) they might get frustrated and try the next website that pops up in their search results.
Mobile Search: When Internet users search online through their p j y g y p g computers, the majority of them don’t go beyond the first page of results. When you consider the size difference between the screen of a computer and a mobile device you can imagine how that number of search results being viewed decreases with a mobile user. With geo‐ targeting and location tracking being such an intrinsic part of the dl k b h f h mobile marketing world, it means that it is even more important for your web properties to be optimized for local search so they come up as high as possible when a mobile user does a search on their device. This, high as possible hen a mobile user does a search on their de ice This coupled with the ability to target internet marketing campaigns based on the mobile user’s location (through geo‐targeting); provide businesses with a new and more relevant means of pushing their marketing messages to the consumer population.
Mobile Advertising: When we are talking about internet marketing to mobile users there are a number of different strategies that you can get involved with. Below we have highlighted the main services we offer under mobile advertising. Multi Media Messaging (MMS) Text Messaging or SMS g g Mobile Ads on Websites QR Codes
Mobile Apps: If you have a Smartphone then you will be very familiar with mobile apps and how they can enhance the mobile experience for a user. Businesses are looking at how they can leverage this aspect of mobile marketing to further engage their consumer with their brand. Mobile apps do require software development and platform bl d f d l d l f compatibility must also be considered. As a result, the cost to produce a mobile app can be on the expensive side, especially for a small or medium sized business. medium si ed business But if the mobile app leads to an increase in brand engagement and loyalty it can be worth the investment.