Mobile Marketing

e-Strategy Trends’ continually-updated collection of mobile marketing research, statistics and trends for marketing, public relations, advertising and strategic communications professionals.

Vacationing Smart Phone/Tablet Owners [CHART]

via emarketer.com March findings from mobile research firm Prosper Mobile Insights showed US smartphone and tablet owners were very much tethered to these devices even while on vacation—a time once thought to be a screen-free period of relaxation. Just 2.2% of this audience left these devices behind; 78.8% not only took their devices with them…

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Demographics Of Geo- & Location-Based Services [TABLE]

via marketingprofs.com Younger smartphone owners are more likely than older ones to use both location-based information services and geosocial check-in services: 80% of those age 18-29 use location-based services, compared with 75% of those age 30-49 and 64% of those age 50+. 23% of those age 18-29 use geosocial services, compared with 17% of those…

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Growth Of Geo- & Location-Based Services, 2011-2012 [CHART]

via marketingprofs.com Growing numbers of smartphone owners are using location-based information services: Nearly three-quarters (74%) say they use their smartphone to get real-time location-based information, up from the 55% who said so a year earlier, according to a study by Pew Research. Moreover, 18% of surveyed smartphone owners say they use a geosocial service such…

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Technographics Of Affluent Men [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com An overwhelming preference among affluent males (70%) to research and buy online as opposed to researching online and purchasing in store, provides unique opportunities for advertisers to capitalize on this audience’s behaviors. And while the majority of purchases are still made on PCs, the affluent male is doing more and more research on…

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Asian Americans Online by Platform [CHART]

via emarketer.com Asians are the fastest-growing racial group in the US, with their numbers having reached 17.3 million as of 2010. But “groups” would be a more accurate term, as US Asians are split among highly distinct ethnicities. Read the rest at eMarketing. Rate this post

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Mobile Ad Post-Click Actions [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Placing a call to a local business was the leading secondary action after a mobile-local search ad click on the xAd network in Q1 2012, according to a report released by xAd in May 2012. 58% of secondary actions post-search click led to calls, ahead of maps and directions (36%), description (5%), and…

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Likely Mobile Locations For Tablet Owners [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com While recent research shows that tablet owners do much of their online shopping at home, new data from the Media Behavior Institute reveals that tablet owners are more likely to find themselves in a range of out-of-home locations than the typical US adult. Capturing information from a nationally representative sample of tablet users…

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Content-Related TV Multitasking [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Indeed, according to the IAB’s “Screens to the nth,” those using smartphones while watching TV (”smartphone multitaskers”) outpace those using tablets and computers in a number of program-related areas. For instance, they are about twice as likely as tablet multitaskers to text, email, or IM with friends about the show (23% vs. 12%),…

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Frequency Of Alternative TV Viewing [TABLE]

via emarketer.com Viewers are not only availing themselves of new paths to content, they also are now watching shows in a variety of ways. More than one-third of respondents watched TV programs on an over-the-top device or via another alternative platform at least once a month, according to the survey. Streaming was the most popular…

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