Does it seem like everyone you know is getting an iPhone or Android smartphone? Smartphones continue to surge in popularity and a majority of mobile phone users in the U.S. are already using them.
As people spend ever increasing amounts of time using mobile apps for entertainment, social networking, finding information and everyday tasks, the smartphone is emerging as the new leading edge channel for businesses to connect, communicate and transact with customers.
A natural extension of this phenomenon is that people are buying more and more from their smartphones and tablets, with Mobile Commerce already accounting for a significant percentage of overall Ecommerce transactions.
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Organic app downloads are becoming increasingly important as app continue to prove themselves as drivers of sales for ecommerce merchants. However, there is a lot of competition, and more every day. The iOS App Store alone sees the creation of over 20,000 new mobile apps a month.
As an ecommerce site owner, you are no doubt distinctly aware of the importance of attractive your store and your products. Mobile commerce has increased the importance of beautiful images even further, since a mobile audience is simultaneously more likely to browse sites with lots of high quality images and less likely to respond to […]
Photo courtesy of SimpleIllustrations via Flickr Creative Commons Apart from being a day-to-day communication medium, mobile devices are being used today as an internet device for social networking, product research, and even purchasing goods. Last year, eMarketer forecasted an expected rise of 4.55 million global users of mobile devices this 2014. This is the […]
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