Coffee shop marketing strategy (Eddystone beacons) that costs less than $50 a month

Coffee shop marketing strategy (Eddystone beacons)

First, how do you attract new customers to your coffee shop beyond the people that just walk by or are already familiar with your shop? A good location, unique and friendly ambience, and of course great coffee is a good start, but considering that anyone can get coffee anywhere, even online sometimes, is this enough? […]

How to measure your beacon marketing campaign performance

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You have done your research on proximity marketing and are sold on its enormous potential. But you now have questions like: where should I start, which technology should I adopt, how do I execute a successful proximity campaign, what parameters do I measure, what numbers are good enough and more… This blog post will address […]

How the Real Estate industry is using beacons

Real estate industry using beacons vs sale signs

Real estate is one of those transforming industries that has recently picked up great interest in beacon-based marketing for boosting customer experience. With increasing blindness towards billboards and sale signs, realtors and marketers have to switch to alternate ways of delivering information to prospects. What better than delivering information on smartphones! A recent survey from […]

Product update: Beaconstac’s Eddystone dashboard gets a refresh!

Eddystone dashboard gets a refresh

A complete guide to the new Beaconstac Eddystone dashboard Last year, around this time we told how you could upgrade from iBeacon to Eddystone and send proximity-based messages to visitors via the Google Chrome app. Today, with lots of feedback and new ideas from you, we’re refreshing our Eddystone dashboard and making it feel lighter, […]

Beacon use cases in car dealerships

Car dealerships using Beacons

Christopher, all enthusiastic to buy his first-ever luxury car, was standing in front of the Audi Q2 in a busy store. It was a busy day at the dealership and no salesperson was able to attend to Christopher. But boom, Christopher still received all the relevant specs and information about the car, on his phone. […]

How beacons and proximity marketing sets small businesses apart from competition

Small and medium businesses should use Beacons in marketing strategy

If you are in the NYC, chances are high that you have either visited or have at least heard about the Annual holiday market at Union Square or in Grand Central Station. These pop-up stores have a large number of shoppers looking for the best bargains to fill up their gift quota for Christmas. And […]

3 Reasons Why Beacon Adoption Is Not a Challenge Anymore

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One of the announcements that created quite a buzz in the proximity marketing industry was the one around Google Nearby. Coupled with Eddystone beacons, Google Nearby Notifications has got brands and businesses all over the world excited about the prospect of being able to deliver highly contextual mobile-based brand experiences without the need for a […]

iBeacon and Physical Web: Differences in Deployment Strategies

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Location-based technologies have witnessed significant growth over the last few years, with brands across diverse verticals leveraging technologies like iBeacon to deliver unique and valuable location-based content and services to customers. Now, with the introduction of Eddystone beacons and the Physical Web, businesses have another new and effective channel to reach customers at the right […]

Best of Beacons this Week: Why Beacon Marketers should thank Apple for eliminating the Headphone Jack

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Did you know that Apple’s elimination of the headphone jack in iPhone 7 is a sweet deal for beacon marketers all over? Or that Martini recently created a beacon-enabled ‘Smart Cube’ that will inform the bartender when you need a refill? Our latest beacon roundup aims to answer all the above questions, plus a bit […]

4 Success Metrics for your Eddystone Beacon Campaigns

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Beacons and proximity solutions are fast becoming popular with marketers and brands not only for the engaging customer experiences they generate but also for the valuable data analytics and insights they gather, like, footfall metrics, engagement rates and repeat visit patterns among others. Gathering such important metrics was so far possible only by big brands […]