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Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: Vaya con Mobile Phone
Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog, Mobile marketing
Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: Vaya con Mobile Phone
9 August 2013

According to eMarketer, 25. 6 million Hispanics—or 46. 9 percent of the overall Hispanic population—will be using smartphones by the end of 2013, representing the second-highest saturation rate among all U S. races and ethnicities. Read more…

    Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: Button Up Those Emails
    Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog, Mobile marketing
    Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: Button Up Those Emails
    7 August 2013

    Since 43 percent of emails are opened on a mobile device such as a tablet or smartphone, your goal is to make the process as easy as possible for a mobile user. One cool way to do this is to add mobile-friendly buttons to your email messages. Just about any image, from a photo of a menu item, to a social media icon, to your business’s logo, can be turned into a button easily. Read more…

      6 Ideas for Using Technology to Boost Your Restaurant Sales
      Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog, Mobile/Applications tips
      6 Ideas for Using Technology to Boost Your Restaurant Sales
      4 August 2013

      Are you harnessing technology to its fullest extent at your restaurant? If not, you could be getting left behind. Technology is quickly infiltrating every aspect of restaurant operation, from the kitchen to front-of-house operations, says a new study from the National Restaurant Association, Restaurant Industry 2020: A Snapshot of the Future. Here are some ways technology is already changing—or soon will transform–the face of restaurant operations, and ideas for ways you can profit from it. Read more…

        Make Yourself and Your Team More Productive With Tablets
        Home Page Blog, Mobile/Applications, Mobile/Applications tips
        Make Yourself and Your Team More Productive With Tablets
        5 July 2013

        Have you added tablets to your business’s arsenal of productivity tools yet? What are you waiting for? A whopping 84 percent of employees who use tablets on the job report it makes them more productive, according to the CDW Tablets@Work poll. Before you commit to a tablet, however, it’s important to think about how you would use it. If so, a tablet might be for you. Read more…

          Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: Forget Your Troubles, Come on, Get Appy
          Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog, Launching Product

          If your business develops apps or you’re contemplating adding an app to your business, you’ll want to target tablet owners in your marketing strategy. According to a report from Analysys Mason, tablet owners spend three times as much on apps when compared to consumers who only have a smartphone. Smartphone owners who also had a tablet spent $6.50 a month on apps, and even more when the respondents owned iPads or iPhones. Read more…

            Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: iBet You’re Reading This on an iPhone
            Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog, Mobile marketing

            Are your customers reading your email marketing, social media posts or website on an iPhone or Android? According to a usage study from Experian, most likely it’s an iPhone. The study showed Android users spend 49 minutes a day on their phones, while the average iPhone owner spends an hour and 15 minutes on their smartphone. And what are they using their phones for? For Android users the answer is making phone calls, while iPhone users are texting, emailing, taking pictures and social networking. Read more…

              Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: Mobile Sales Technology Grows
              Customer Service, Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog

              If you haven’t introduced mobile POS technology into your business yet, you should know almost three in 10  North American retailers are planning to adopt the technology by year-end, according to a new study from IHL Group. The study, called “Mobile POS: Hype to Reality,” also showed that 45 percent of all tablet POS shipments go to specialty retailers. While mobile POS solutions are projected to replace 12 percent of traditional retail POS shipments by 2016, more than 85 percent of larger retailers predict that in the next three years, mobile POS systems will be used to complement, rather than replace, traditional POS systems. Read more…

                Web.com Small Business Tip of the Day: Available 24/7?
                Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog, Marketing/Branding

                You know your customers and when they want to be contacted. And if you don’t, and you text them at the wrong time, you’ll soon find out. According to the 2013 Decision Dynamics study by Doremus, New York, and the Financial Times, 69 percent of global executives do not turn off their smartphones at night or on weekends, and 68 percent do not turn off their smartphones while on vacation. Read more…

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