2013 The Year of the Mobile Movement
If you own your own business then I’m quite sure that by now you’ve been targeted by some marketer or other preaching the benefits of mobile marketing for your business and the need to get a mobile website. You’ve probably heard all the facts by now:
- 500% – The growth of mobile search over the past two years
- There will be one mobile device for every person on the planet by 2015!!!
- 94% – The number of people who have said they have used their mobile phones to find local information
- 70% of people who search for local information on their mobile will contact a business within 24 hours of searching
- 50% will make a purchase
- 67% have said that a mobile friendly website influences whether they purchase or not
So should you believe e hype? Absolutely. If you haven’t already developed a mobile strategy for your business then it’s time to get on board, quickly! Particularly if you are depending on local traffic.
Where to start? There are plenty of free mobile website builders out there but they can be limited. BizBuzz offer a brilliant solution for a small sign up fee and monthly hosting. They can also design and build a custom mobile app for your business. Visit www.bizbuzz.ie to learn about the benefits of a mobile app for your business.
So don’t miss out in 2013, mobile is where it is at. Get on board today or get left behind.