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The Changing Face of the Indian Mobile User

India is inching closer to becoming a trillion dollar digital economy with rapidly expanding digital infrastructure coupled and greater accessibility to technology. With 90% of India set to own a mobile phone by 2022, it comes as no surprise that mobile is the primary driver of this digital transformation.

The face of the Indian mobile user is changing and how! A distinctive feature of the change is that it is not just restricted to metro cities. Bharat - comprising of Tier II and III cities and rural India, is bringing an ever-increasing number of first-time internet user online. In addition, it’s not just the teens or young adults that are tech-savvy today. Digital adoption is growing across all demographics. India, like most countries, is also moving away from traditional means of content consumption to more convenient, one-to-one interactions enabled by mobile. Be it gaming, video-viewing or shopping, mobile is now the primary screen for users.


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Mandana Mellano, VP of Marketing, Thinknear by Telenav

Time to Shift from Mobile Marketing to Mobility Marketing

Time to Shift from Mobile Marketing to Mobility Marketing

Consumer mobility is reshaping both purchase behavior and marketing triggers.

Foot Traffic Report for the Fuel & Convenience Store Industry - Q2 2017

Cuebiq, a leading location intelligence company with the largest, most accurate location database in the U.S. and GasBuddy, the only smartphone app connecting nearly 70 million drivers with their Perfect Pit Stop, have conducted its second quarterly joint study examining foot traffic of GasBuddy users to convenience stores and gas stations across the U.S. in Q2 2017. As the first footfall trend report series in the fuel and convenience store space, the analysis exemplifies how location intelligence can help this massive and rapidly growing industry understand consumer habits and behaviors.

Photobucket Driving Targeted User Experiences With New Cuebiq Partnership

Note: This article was published on StreetFight on May 23rd, 2017 by April Nowicki

Image and video hosting website Photobucket is the latest tech brand that’s going local. The company announced today that it is partnering with location intelligence firm Cuebiq to understand users’ offline behaviors and provide them with a more relevant experience.

Is TV advertising the most expensive radio advertising?

A while ago, global mobile marketing leaders met at a MMA (Mobile Marketing Association) conference in London. At this event major brand representatives, like Coca-Cola, Huawei, InMobi, Dominos and Samsung, spoke about how they have adapted to the mobile landscape. I will make a quick recap and shed some further light on the topics that were discussed.

Mobile is huge!

Mobile Is the Internet: Seven Reasons Why Mobile Is Eating the World

Benedict Evans, a partner at Andreessen Horowitz, recently spoke at the Mobile Marketing Association’s CEO & CMO Summit on why mobile is replacing the PC as the center of technology.

Think you don’t need mobile in your channel split? Think again.

Last year most sites saw that mobile usage topped that of desktop. A lot of smart advertisers have already started increasing their mobile spend on mobile, but still many marketers don't understand how big mobile really is. As a result, the marketers that do not shift spending from desktop towards smartphones/tablets are missing out on a lot of consumers. Mobile is already huge for consumers and if you don't act now your brand will really miss out.

How huge is mobile really?

The Rise of Mobile Marketing Spend in Retail

A survey of 200 retail marketing executives with the authority to make spending decisions uncovers the top marketing investments for 2016. Find out where your competitors are spending their money and where there’s opportunity to get ahead. This study includes: A breakdown of marketing investments by channel Which channels provide the highest ROI for retailers What mobile tactics will be a priority in 2016 Who retail marketers prefer to partner with on their mobile marketing efforts


2015 Holiday Insights Guide for Retailers

Using internal data from thousands of retailers and millions of shoppers, we’ve unwrapped four insights to help retailers ensure their 2015 holiday season is merry and bright, including:

  •  Critical dates that consumers begin their holiday shopping journey, including demand by category and channels
  •  Key retailer insights such as promotional trends and average offer opened
  •  An inside look at mobile search trends and their impact on holiday shopping
  •  A look at the new in-store shopper and how retailers can bridge the gap between the digital and physical experience