CATEGORY: Eddystone (w/o app)

Beacon campaigns that run on the Eddystone protocol and hence do not need an app to send out proximity messages.

Proximity Marketing in 2018 and the market forecast for 2022

Proximity-based marketing isn’t a new concept. It has been around for decades. Whether it’s giving out flyers in the busiest part of the city or hiring a sign spinner to drive sales, it has always relied on location-based marketing. With the dawn of the World Wide Web, marketers were able to target consumers using their […]

6 secrets of beacon-based messaging and notification that everyone misses

secrets of beacon-based messaging and notification that everyone misses

Anywhere the eye can see, it’s likely to see an ad. Recently, even eggs in a  supermarket were found to be stamped with television show names! Experts estimate that an average person is exposed to over 5,000 ads a day. But let’s be honest – no one wants to be marketed to. Therefore, it becomes […]

Google Nearby: Beacon Marketing using Google Nearby Notifications

Nearby notifications

Google Nearby notifies you of things that can be helpful near you by surfacing location-specific notifications for apps and websites, with no prior app installed. Nearby has been growing in popularity for the last few months. In this blog, we will discuss answers to questions we frequently receive from our customers about Google Nearby. Let’s […]

Why Google Nearby and Samsung CloseBy are superior to the Physical Web

Nearby notifications - Samsung CloseBy - Physical Web

Bluetooth beacons are a big deal! Instead of searching for recipes online, recipes come to us as we stand in front of aisles buying vegetables and pulses for the dinner. Instead of showrooming for hours at the local tech store, our phone points out at specials while we just step into the store. Beacons and […]

How Samsung’s CloseBy Will Hasten Beacon Adoption Across the World


Beacons entered the marketing landscape a few years ago, with splashy headlines touting large nation-wide deployments and the opportunities that it provided brands with when it came to engaging their customers at the right time and place. In spite of these humongous opportunities, the pace of beacon adoption across verticals in the proximity marketing industry […]