Top 5 Smartphones in 2014 for Business

Top Smartphones

Without a doubt, today’s smartphones are a business traveler’s best friend. These nifty devices keep everything rolling when you’re on the go. Not only are business travelers using smartphones to email, text, review spreadsheets and stay in touch with clients, but they are using them to book flights, compare hotel prices, rent cars and even monitor baggage. The iPhone 5S With … [Read more...]

Still Seeking Your Brand’s Social Media Soulmate? Time to Jump on Jelly

Jelly Mobile App

Have you ever wondered when social media platforms would come to a head? As in, really merge to create a useful network of information? Well, it’s happening. And it’s all Twitter co-founder Biz Stone’s fault. Stone introduced Jelly, an iOS and Android app. Jelly enables users to get real-time information by gathering public opinion and answers for their pictures, a … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Advance Sales through Mobile Marketing

Mobile Marketing

If you can’t remember the last time you walked, biked or drove without seeing someone clutching a smartphone, neither could we. You practically can’t scan a crowd without seeing at least one person staring at a smartphone. In the United States alone, research firm Nielsen revealed in a 2013 study that three out of five mobile phone users own a smartphone. The data also … [Read more...]

5 Hot Trends in Mobile Marketing That Boost Business

Mobile Marketing

Today's mobile technology is a 24/7 phenomenon. People go to sleep at night with their tablets by their side. They wake up in the morning and immediately check their phones for messages. Tablets and smartphones bling and bleep all day long, alerting consumers to important news and correspondences. While it's true that today's fast-paced digital landscape has caught some "old … [Read more...]

2014 Digital Marketing Trends [Infographic]

2014 Business Trends

2013 was a crazy year for digital marketing. Google made some big moves that have completely altered the way we do search engine optimization. In particular, the Hummingbird update, the privatization of keyword data for organic searches, the added significance of Authorship and the lack of a PageRank update since February all indicate a major shift in how we’ll be doing SEO in … [Read more...]

Living in the Post-PC Era

Stunning Business Apps

We are in the midst of a mobile revolution, says Whit Richardson for Bangor Daily News. And with more than 6.8 billion mobile subscriptions active in 2012, this certainly seems like an accurate assessment. The “post-PC era” is here with tablet sales expected to soar above 100 million in 2013. “In fact, in many ways,” writes Christina Warren for Mashable.com, “the mobile app … [Read more...]

Top Apps For Payment Processing

Mobile Payment Apps

Using and relying on apps frequently is not unusual for smartphone users. As the demand increases credit card transactions through mobile phone devices are becoming operable by using a host of mobile apps and dongles. All the lengthy and tiresome procedures for payment are becoming a thing of the past with the induction of apps into the payment procedures. With the introduction … [Read more...]

My Conversation with Helen Anzalone Gordon & Her “You Can Fight” App

You Can Fight App, From Helen Anzalone Gordon

1. Tell me a little bit about yourself. I know that you have a 6-year old daughter and that you’re a 3rd degree black belt. What spurred you to create the “I Can Fight” App that has earned you such great national acclaim? I have always wanted to be a black belt. When I moved out to California, I decided this was a  good time to start training. I started training and I … [Read more...]

How Smart Phones have Changed Content Marketing

Mobile Marketing

More and more people are adopting smartphones and many are even switching to them completely. This means that the tasks that were earlier done with the help of computers or desktops are now being done using smartphones. Moreover, the popularity of smartphones has given rise to an insatiable appetite for content and has made people increasingly impatient. If people are not able … [Read more...]

7 Mobile-Ready Productivity Tools for the Busy Entrepreneur

Mobile Marketing

Call it the “zombie apocalypse” or whatever else you have in mind, but a lot of people can't leave their homes without their smartphones. This is because aside from the basic call and text functions that allow you to stay connected with your family, friends and colleagues, even on the go, you can read the news while waiting at the airport, check stock market updates while … [Read more...]