Smart Phone Market Share By Platform [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Google’s share of the US smartphone market (primarily representing the Android platform) climbed 7% between the 3 months ending November 2011 and 3 months ending February 2012, increasing its smartphone platform share to 50.1% in that time period, according to comScore MobiLens data released […]
Mobile Search Ad Spending Up 221.1% [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Paid search spending grew 30.3% year-over-year in Q1, according to an April 2012 report from IgnitionOne. This represents the highest growth rate for search ad spend of any quarter since Q4 2010 (35%), and the highest growth rate in a first quarter since before […]
Tablet Use Frequency By Activity [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Tablets are also likely contributors to online movie growth. According to comScore, almost half of US tablet owners viewed full-length movies or on-demand video or TV episodes on the tablet on at least a monthly basis. Read the rest at eMarketer.
Website Usability Issues For Tablet Users [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Tablet users’ expectations are being shaped by their fast PC-browsing experiences. The survey also found that 69% of those polled wanted websites to load in 2 seconds or less on tablets. Suggesting that current tablet users are somewhat dissatisfied by the web experience on […]
Tablet Users Expect Speedy Sites [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com A January 2012 poll of worldwide tablet users conducted by Equation Research for technology performance company Compuware found that seven out of 10 respondents expected that websites would load at least as fast on tablets as they would on PCs. Read the rest at eMarketer.
Most Popular Types Of Advertising [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Social media and search advertising are projected to be the most popular advertising tools this year, each cited by 24% of respondents to a PointRoll survey [pdf] of US marketing professionals, conducted by Kelton Research and released in March 2012. Display advertising followed closely, chosen […]
57% of consumers who have scanned a QR code say they did nothing with the information, compared to 21% who shared the information with someone and 18% who made a purchase.
Glamour’s September issue generated 50,814 Facebook “likes” for its advertisers by including 2-D barcodes incorporating the social network.
A high number of US consumers demonstrate a significant lack of understanding as to what QR codes are or how they work.
Garden plants sold at Home Depot have QR codes on each plant tag that enable customers to check out, for example, whether the plant needs frequent watering.