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3 Takeaways from Forrester’s State of Mobile Apps for Retailers Report

As shopping becomes an increasingly mobile activity, there’s one question on many online retailers’ minds: To make an app or not to make an app? Luckily, a new report from RetailMeNot and Forrester provides insight into when and why retail apps apps are used, how frequently consumers use them, and what makes these apps successful. Here are just a few takeaways from the report that can help retailers determine if creating a shopping app is the right move: 1. Smartphones are for more […]

3 Key Takeaways From eMarketer’s 2015 App Marketing Report

The demand for apps is booming, and with that growth comes a rapidly evolving market. eMarketer’s latest report, “App Marketing 2015: Fighting for Downloads and Attention in a Crowded Market,” highlights these changes while exploring ways that app developers can stand out. As today’s 199.5 million smartphone and tablet app users become 223.9 million by 2018, marketers should be prepared. Read on for a summary of key findings and takeaways to help your app get noticed, downloaded and used. Specific […]

Facebook Carousel Mobile App Install And Link Ads: 5 Direct Response Examples

Facebook’s Carousel Ads aren’t just for ecommerce companies. While these image-heavy ads are great for showcasing products, that doesn’t mean that other industries can’t get in on the action. Advertisers are beginning to discover that carousel ad units can effectively drive desired actions like increased traffic to a website or customer acquisition through app installs. Here’s how some brands are creatively using Facebook’s new Carousel format for Mobile App Install (MAI) Ads and Link Ads. DraftKings Daily fantasy sports site […]

Mobile Purchase Uptick Signals Shift In Online Retail Shopper Behavior

Smartphones and tablets are geared to become an increasingly important player in the world of eCommerce, and online retailers preparing for 2016 need to take notice. Traditionally used to peruse products before purchasing on desktop, mobile devices are coming into their own as buying tools. Here’s what the mobile shopping experience will look like in the future, and how online retailers can adapt to this shift towards mCommerce. Mobile buying is on the rise According to eMarketer, mobile devices have […]

3 Reasons To Invest In Facebook Mobile Advertising

No longer an afterthought, mobile advertising is in the process of stealing the spotlight from desktop. If your Facebook advertising plan doesn’t include mobile, then you’re missing out. Here’s why: 1. Mobile beats out desktop usage It’s not a surprise that mobile has become a massively popular channel, but did you know that it’s actually more popular than desktop? In 2014, the amount of mobile users surpassed the amount of desktop users, according to comScore. As you can see from the chart […]