Archive for February, 2011

Marketers – watch.
Parents – watch.
Geeks – watch.

Everyone – watch.

Because – “You’d better start upping your game!”

Thoughts?

Hello!

Are you ready for the light-hearted Friday post?
Today’s is still dedicated to mobile, of course, thanks to the Mobile World Congress: which one of the seven types of iPhone users are you?
An infographic powered by AllAreaCodes.com via Gizmodo.

The Seven Types Of iPhone Users

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Recommended reading

Recommended reading

Here is a list of articles that I find informative on the topic of mobile marketing. To the best of my knowledge, these are the latest versions available as I write this post.

How can marketers make the most of mobile search? on E-Consultancy

Mobile SEO is the New Bubble, by David Liu on aext.net

Local Search On Smartphones Prime Lead Generator For Businesses [study], by Liva Judic (ok, by myself) on Search Engine Watch

Google Mobile Search Developments, by Julie Batten on ClickZ

How to Create a Successful Cross-Media Mobile Campaign, by Joshua Maa on ClickZ Asia

Proximity-Based Marketing: Mobile Devices Untether Advertising from Media by Borrell Associates (mobile proximity marketing will reach nearly $6 bln by 2015)

The Influence of Mobile on Social Marketing’s Future, by Jay Dunn on Social Media Today.

Social Media Now More Popular Than E-mail on Mobile Devices [STATS], by Lauren Indvik on Mashable.

The top social media brands on your mobile on by Relaxnews, via The Independent

Asia’s Top 50 Mobile Apps, by Serkan Toto on TechCrunch.

The U.S. Will Spend $5 Billion On Mobile Advertising In 2015, by Leena Rao on TechCrunch.

Last, but not least:
Snapshot: Mobile Data Costs in East Africa, by White African.

And again:

U.S. Teens And Their Mobile Phones | Flowtown
How American Adults Use Mobile Phones | Flowtown
The Mobile Developer Journey | Vision Mobile
Mobiles: Unexpected Journeys Through The Digital Divide by Yiibu (my favorite!)

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2011 is expected to be a great year for mobiles and apps.

With the Mobile World Congress in full swing, this is the best time to review last year’s performance and get some perspective on the market. And more precisely the U.S. market, via an infographic, courtesy of PSFK: Two Hundred Trillion Text Messages

Two Hundred Trillion Text Messages by PSFK

Two Hundred Trillion Text Messages by PSFK

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Welcome back to the mobile week as the Mobile World Congress continues to unfold here in Barcelona.

Today’s post is a playful and very efficient presentation found on Slideshare: Going Native: The Anthropology of Mobile Apps by Josh Clark at Global Moxie.

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As the Mobile World Congress kicks off in Barcelona, I’m pleased to share yet another awesome and insightful presentation by Yiibu.
Remember the one on the Mobile Journey Through The Digital Divide?

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As we’re approaching the beginning of the Mobile World Congress next Monday, I will share with you more information on mobiles as I find them across the vast plains of the web.
Today: how do people use them around the world? An infographic created by Wilson Electronics.

Mobile Use Around The World

Mobile Use Around The World

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