Augmented Reality continues to cut inroads into marketing with the launch of a social mobile app which claims to be the first of its type to enable visual and audio recognition. New Media Knowledge took a closer look as investment floods into the sector. By Chris Lee.
39% of companies in the UK are yet to develop their website to work on mobile devices, according to a new report released this month. With an increasing focus on the web and e-commerce for sales, this is an alarming figure. By Ian Simpson.
It is no news that the mobile sector in marketing and advertising has become perhaps the most promising one, regarding its potential profitability for businesses this year. However, the segment has also turned out quite challenging to succeed in, especially for companies that failed to develop efficient mobile –specific marketing strategies and further realize them. By Anton Ruin.
The annual Technology for Marketing and Advertising exhibition took place this week at London’s Earls Court, bringing together some of the UK’s leading Internet marketing innovators. New Media Knowledge checked in to watch Facebook demonstrate its offering for advertisers.
At the Mobile World Congress, the UK broadcaster unveiled plans to launch several new mobile applications, showcasing its news, sport, and TV content. The BBC News app will arrive first, with the iPhone version leading the way in April.
Viral videos are a popular Internet marketing tactic, but has the public become wise to subliminal marketing tactics of businesses? New Media Knowledge spoke to a number of marketers to learn how to make a successful viral.
As we head into 2010 the big question is what will the year ahead deliver for search marketing. In its ‘Year in Review Briefing’, Greenlight, the UK’s leading independent search marketing agency, provides a summary of developments in natural and paid search.
The growth of social media and the economic crisis have literally catapulted opportunities and entrepreneurship for online business. More and more individuals, as well as businesses have turned to the net to promote themselves and their offerings. The web is becoming more and more integrated and is having an impact not only on business, but also on popular culture. What does this mean for the individual? What does this mean for the small business, and how does this affect the large organisation? E-Business Strategist Deborah Collier has put together an overview of her thoughts for the year ahead.
This week, NMK is joined by two senior members of the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) to talk about its role in promoting mobile media guidelines and best practice, as well as discuss the future of this fast-growing sector.
Paul Berney is managing director, Europe, for the MMA, and Clare Grant, who also heads up communications at mobile marketing technology firm Velti, has recently been added to the MMA’s 2009 European Board of Directors.
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