Blog Posts Tagged With mobile

Mobile Strategy: Metrics that Determine and Boost Your ROI

According to Internet Retailer, mobile commerce grew nearly three times faster than e-commerce in the United States in 2015. Additionally, U.S. mobile commerce itself grew to $104 billion this year, a 38.7 percent jump from 2014. There remains little doubt that consumers increasingly turn to their tablets and smartphones to make their purchases, which should […]

Five UX Tips to Optimize Your Mobile Strategy

We’re living in a mobile-first world. The proof is in the data, aggregated by Smart Insights. Its 2015 report spoke to the increasing significance of mobile devices in business, commerce and lifestyle, demonstrating a clear need for businesses to increase their emphasis on this booming platform. Some of the most easily seen components of their […]

eCommerce Best Practices – Are You Ready for 2016?

The 2015 holiday shopping season hit a new high this year with online sales that reached over $105 billion (a whopping 9 percent over 2014) according to the National Retail Federation. This number greatly exceeded Adobe Digital Index’s (ADI) “2015 Holiday Online Shopping Predication,” of a record $83 billion in online sales. With the influx […]

Mobile Application Trends to Watch in 2016

2015 was a watershed year for mobile devices. In retail terms, this was the first year that a majority of Black Friday purchases were made using mobile devices, accounting for a one-day total of $583 million, according to Adobe. Businesses are beginning to acknowledge the mobile dependency trends and are beginning to apply them to […]

UpTop Announces Work With Sotheby’s Real Estate Agent, Suzanne Perkins

Design and Development Firm Provides Streamlined User Experience and Enhanced Website Design for Award-Winning Celebrity Agent SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – December 16, 2015) – UpTop, a Seattle-based UX design and development company, is pleased to announce recent work with Sotheby’s Santa Barbara real estate professional, Suzanne Perkins. Suzanne Perkins’ inventory of high profile real estate listings […]

WTIA Blog Post: Three Reasons Your App Was Pulled or Denied from the App Store

If you’ve already started thinking about creating a mobile app for your business, first ask yourself if you are prepared to go through the App Store’s review process? In Rick’s latest post with WTIA, he outlines three ways your business can avoid being denied by Apple during the review process, or having your app suddenly pulled from the […]

Taking the Guesswork out of Mobile App Development and Engagement

Remember Apple’s “there’s an app for that” iPhone 3 commercial? It may seem like ancient history now but, in fact, the viral and eventually trademarked phrase was thrust into the public’s collective consciousness just six years ago. Since that time, mobile app development has grown increasingly popular. As a matter of fact, recent research from […]

Diptic iOS ‘Super 8’ Update Includes Video Feature and Animated Collages

Diptic, an award-winning mobile photo-collaging application, is excited to announce a major update. The new update will enable Diptic users to go beyond creating collages of still images; users will now have the ability to create animated collages using their own photos and videos. While photo collages have always been Diptic’s main focus, Diptic understands that visual storytelling sometimes involves more than just […]

User Experience Design: What Every Marketer Needs to Know

  One of the exciting – and sometimes daunting – challenges that’s evolved from the digital age is that businesses are constantly given more and better ways to communicate with customers and prospects. Relaying brand messages and creating engagement are two of a marketer’s most critical job responsibilities, so this expanded reach impacts these professionals […]

Banks lag when it comes to mobile user experience

Image SourceNow more than ever, businesses are ramping up their UX efforts because the positive ROI of a good Customer Experience is becoming clear as customer loyalty and profits increase. And it’s not just theory, either. Forrester’s Customer Experience index (CXi) shows a direct relationship between a positive customer experience and higher profits. CXi measures […]