How to integrate NFC technology with your mobile marketing strategy

NFC in Mobile Marketing

In countries like the United States, consumers spend twice as much time on mobile as compared to desktop and laptop With such an inclination towards smartphones and the progress we have made with 5G, consumers are habituated to faster content delivery on smartphones. Businesses should aim to replicate the same mobile behavior in the offline […]

Location-based Marketing vs Proximity Marketing

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It is no secret that location-based marketing is fast changing the way consumers interact with brands around them. According to a report by the Location Based Marketing Association, 75% of marketers believe location-based marketing is an important element of their business strategy. One of the primary reasons why location-based marketing is so popular among both […]

Mobile Payment Showdown: Android Pay vs Apple Pay vs Beacons

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According to a recent research by TrendForce, a Taiwan-based analyst firm, 2016 will see a a 37.8% year-on-year growth in mobile payments, which means consumers all over the world are predicted to spend a total of US $620 Billion in 2016 as compared to $450 Billion in 2015. The research also predicts that total mobile […]

Beacons vs NFC – Which Payment Technology Should Your Business Use?

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A growing number of merchants and consumers are turning towards mobile based proximity payments, given the imminent efficiency and convenience. According to eMarketer’s US Mobile Payments Forecast, the transaction value of proximity payments is expected to triple in 2016 due to broader merchant acceptance and a larger number of consumers using their phones to make […]

iBeacon vs NFC vs GPS: Which Indoor Location Technology will your Business Benefit from?

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Of late, indoor location technology has grown over and beyond its outdoor counterpart. In fact, it currently plays a critical role in reinventing the mobile advertising, and app development industry. So much so that, it has now paved the way for a number of location-based , be it enhanced customer engagement, improved navigation or risk […]

Everything You Need to Know about Apple’s Big Event this Year

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Image Source: venturebeat.com Last tuesday, Apple kicked off its big event at the Flint Center for Performing Arts, by unveiling a trifecta of new products, which include two shiny new large-screen devices, the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus, the long-anticipated Apple Watch, an advanced touchscreen wearable and a new mobile payment initiative named […]

How Event Managers can use Beacons to Transform Live Event Experience

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Beacons are popping up everywhere. Although beacons are popularly considered to be retailer-focused opportunity, of recent this new proximity-detection technology has sparked the imagination of event organizers too. Many of them have already integrated these tiny devices with their mobile strategy to offer their visitors enhanced features such as  exhibitor information, maps, contact exchange, advertising […]