75% of smartphone users indicate that they use their phone for shopping; and a majority of users say they have found new businesses that interest them via mobile adds.
Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) February 01, 2013
To be competitive in today's business market, most businesses need to have a mobile connection to their customers. Depending on the type of business in question, many consumers expect to have a way to contact the business from their smartphone. Mobile platforms can also be an excellent way to reach out to potential clients in a variety of ways, no matter where they are. Responsive Web Design and Mobile Application Development allows clients and businesses to reach out to each other and be in contact no matter the circumstances. Fox Web Creations specializes in all of these features, and are happy to work with any business to develop a plan to reach out to their communities.
Mobile applications are programs specifically designed to be used on small handheld devices like iPhones, iPads, Androids, Smartphones and Tablets. Many smartphones come pre-loaded with several applications and a link to their 'app store' or Google Play, where customers can view and purchase additional apps. Applications range from programs for restaurants, featuring menu and reservation options, to banking, weather, games and more. Many apps also feature advertising, giving businesses another way to reach clients and offer deals.
There are a variety of benefits to both business and consumer when a mobile application is made available. If a client is out, they can search on their phone for the services or companies they're looking for, without needing to go home and use the computer. The most up to date information and contact options for your business are literally in the palm of the customers hand. There are even many customers out there who will only purchase from a company with a major web and mobile presence. Mobile applications offer the flexibility that many modern consumers require given the lifestyle of today, and increase the impact and influence of a brand.
When deciding to create a mobile application, one of the most important things to consider is which platform you are going to target. There are a variety of options to choose from, including iPhone, Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry and more -- so it becomes very important that you try to target the users of your products. Fox Web Creations specializes in Android and iPhone applications, which are among the most popular on the market. You can advertise your new application on your website, and then your clients can download it through the 'app store' or Google Play.
As smartphone usage has surpassed TV in terms of entertainment, not to mention information access on the go, it becomes clear why all businesses need to explore this avenue. 75% of smartphone users indicate that they use their phone for shopping; and a majority of users say they have found new businesses that interest them via mobile adds. A high percentage of consumers are also now heavily involved in social media, and most of them also use social media on their smartphones - giving businesses yet another avenue through which they can contact mobile customers.
To learn more about how a mobile applications can become an important part of your business marketing strategy, and even gain you new clients, contact Fox Web Creations. During normal business hours call 816-479-5904 and follow the instructions in the menu, or feel free to contact Fox Web Creations through the internet or via a handheld device at http://www.foxwebcreations.com.