How Geofencing Marketing Optimizes The Online Experience

Knowing what your customers want and being able to deliver exactly that, is what every business owner dreams of being able to do. But when you don’t have this information, the costly lack of knowledge can mean diminished returns. If you really want to help your customers, you have to get inside their heads. Know how…

What is geofencing? Putting location to work

Geofencing is a service that triggers an action when a device enters a set location. Coupons, notifications, engagement features, security alerts — businesses are finding creative ways to make use of these virtual boundaries. By Sarah K. White What is geofencing? Geofencing is a location-based service in which an app or other software uses GPS, RFID,…

How Location Data Will Create the Cities of the Future

The true impact of location data on cities and city planning is likely to be quieter than most people think, writes Unacast CRO Chris Cunningham. Location data is talked about most often in the context of retail. However, it can also be used to a great effect in city planning and the development of smart…

3 things mobile marketers must know ahead of the holidays

Editor’s note: The following is a guest post from Jeff Hasen, a mobile strategist at Possible Mobile. New mobile technologies and shifts in consumer behavior have to be factored in as we enter the all-important selling season. Here are three areas to keep an eye on: An earlier start to holiday buying Here’s some bad news.…

BLACK FRIDAY SHOPPING DANGERS!

Black Friday is coming and many of you have started shopping already!  We at Strategic Awareness Solutions want you to be Aware of the hidden dangers and stay safe in all that you do.  As you head out early on Friday to begin fighting the crowds, tragedy can strike at any time.  Be prepared and see…

7 Mobile Marketing Trends for 2018

If you pay attention, you’ll notice a quiet revolution happening in the world of marketing. Mobile is quickly becoming the go-to channel for a variety of strategies designed to reach your customer. If you’re not using mobile yet, you will soon be. Here are 7 trends to take notice of to start developing a strategy to add…

Waymo wins the self-driving car race… kinda

Alphabet’s self-driving car division announced they’ve been operating their autonomous mini-vans on public roads in the Phoenix Arizona since mid-October, making them the first company to successfully do so. Soon, the company birthed from Google’s moonshot research lab will invite everyday people to ride in their driverless roadsters — because, as Waymo’s CEO John Krafcik exclaimed, “Fully…

The Key to Multi-Channel Success: Understanding the Search and Social Mindset

There have been countless articles, posts, and case studies regarding multi-channel digital strategies, and the role each channel should play in your marketing mix. And there is no shortage of opinions when it comes to which tactics you should be employing, or which new features and updates will help take your advertising to the next…

Think With Google: Consumers Have 2X More Interactions With Brands On Mobile Than Anywhere Else

As time spent on mobile has eclipsed desktop, mobile interactions have also surpassed all other media for brand-based interactions: Consumers have 2x more interactions with brands on mobile than anywhere else, according to new research from Think With Google. Marketers know by now that these mobile moments matter.  As Google’s Jason Spero puts it, “every time…