Category: Mobile Research

Topic: Mobile Marketing Author: Peggy Anne Salz

Apple Leads In Mobile Ad Impressions, Tablet Interaction Increases

Apple Mobile Ad Impressions IncreaseThe new Apple iPhone dominates the news today, but will the new model allow Apple to grow its share of ad impressions and remain ‘the’ device developers and brands need to factor into their mobile strategies?

It’s a tough one to call. New data from independent mobile ad and data platform company Millennial Media shows that Apple mobile devices certainly …

Topic: Mobile Marketing Author: Peggy Anne Salz

Vacationers & Road Warriors Offer Mobile Marketers New Engagement Opportunities

With a wave of us leaving for a short summer vacation, the timing couldn’t be better for a mobile advertising report outlining how we use mobile to reach — and enjoy — our final destination.

Significantly, travel brands — from booking agents, to hotels and resorts, to cruise lines and airlines, to tourist attractions and tourism boards, to regional transit …

Topic: Mobile Apps Author: Suzie Mitchell

Mobile App Developers: Know Your Boomers

baby boomers mobile appsWhy are so many mobile developers so blind to the Boomer opportunity? Is it because they believe that Boomers — people born from 1946-1964 — are so far behind the times that they cannot possibly appreciate ‘shiny shiny’ apps let alone invest in the smartphones to deliver the experience? Suzie Mitchell ‘knows’ Boomers and shows why mobile developers need to …

Topic: Mobile Marketing Author: Peggy Anne Salz

Leveraging Our Real-World Mobile Behavior To Deliver Real Results

mobile audience targetingMobile is redefining our daily lives and mobile behavior, becoming the device we reach to for information, assistance and advertising that — like our devices — is personal and relevant (and therefore valuable to us). Correctly, the discussion is centered on how brands can best achieve contextual relevance (by delivering the right ad at the right place or time). But …

Topic: Mobile Commerce Author: Joy Liuzzo

Retailers: Use Mobile Better To Fight ‘Showrooming’ Smarter!

Mobile ShowroomingMobile has completely transformed how we shop. Or has it? While retailers struggle to win back the turf they have lost to price comparison apps and schemes that turned their shops into showrooms for rival retailers and Amazon, the 900-pound gorilla of mobile commerce, recent research shows the battle is far from lost. In fact, it’s just beginning, and retailers …

Topic: Mobile Marketing Author: Peggy Anne Salz

Tablets Transforming Mobile Advertising; Account for 1-in-5 Ad Impressions


tablet devicesShift happens… New data from independent mobile ad and data platform company Millennial Media reveals a continued shift among consumers to tablets and other connected devices like MP3 players and e-readers.

Indeed, these ‘non-phone’ mobile devices show impressive hockey stick growth, generating 20 percent of all ad impressions across the Millennial Media mobile advertising platform during the first quarter …