FREMONT, CA: Mobile has become a fundamental gadget steering the lifestyle of the world. The Gen C (generation of connected consumers) leads to a drastic change in consumer behavior and drives involvement with smartphones for almost everything. Mobile marketing is now the go-to channel of searching, exploring and discovering products and services from brands for modern consumers. It can motivate and entirely reshape the customer experience and customer journey into something that has never been before. The new age of mobile marketing provides coherent and compelling mobile experiences, opening fruitful business opportunities for both service providers and users. The following are some of the value-adding mobile marketing trends, shaping the industrial outlook.
Event-Based Push Notifications
Marketers can learn about their customers and communicate with them at a private level through mobile app involvement. Push messaging recommendations provide a simple way for brands to remain in contact with customers without being invasive. By suggesting related content, companies that collect a wealth of data about user preferences may use that data to provide value. Few apps frequently send push notifications when a favourite TV show for a user releases a new episode or even alerts viewers to new movies they are likely to enjoy depending on their history. It could be as easy as desiring a happy birthday for customers or sending a reminder about expiring services.
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for Mobile
Artificial Intelligence is a significant technology that has been with us for centuries but ultimately demonstrates the ability to enhance computer systems in several sectors, including mobile marketing. In terms of analytics and marketing tech, AI is undoubtedly permeating marketing. In 2019, marketing tools based on AI and machine learning will continue to alter the nature of how marketers make choices and implement campaigns and attempt to create hyper-personalization a reality as computers will massively analyze, process and produce personalized content.
5G to Transform Mobile Gaming and Marketing
Here is the next generation of mobile networks, headed by companies developing cutting-edge 5G technologies that are set to shape the landscape of mobile gaming. It is expected that 5G networks will start rolling out by 2020, with data download speeds to rise over the present 4G speeds and significantly enhanced general signal quality. For gaming and mobile marketers, this will lead to a quantum leap in efficiency. A 5G network will innovate the customer experience as long as marketers can maintain pace with rich media and creative content and deliver incredibly immersive experiences.
Using voice search services will also improve with smart voice assistants. Voice assistant systems for customers are readily available, making them a significant tool for marketers in 2019. As voice search capacities become more advanced and predictive, brands with personalized and relevant content can reach their target audience. Early adopters and marketers who are now exploring this changing channel will surely receive the benefits.
By incorporating video into their content strategy, marketers see accurate results that will continue to produce rewarding results in 2019. Ad-spending, specifically on video, will increase as smartphones are the main channel used to stream video content. Videos are great for telling a brand tale, so there's no wonder why any marketing approach is critical. Together with the use of vertical video design, the need for high-quality mobile video will increase. Furthermore, when thinking about where to place video material, marketers need to pay attention to the channels that give the most ROI.
The Effect of Augmented Reality (AR)
Creating relevant and unforgettable client experiences are all about innovative mobile marketing. AR provides opportunities for brands to do just that by providing a distinctive and enjoyable CX. The need for marketers to investigate how it can be used to produce interactive and more productive mobile experiences has been motivated, by enhancing access customers to AR. AR can be used to give life to products and services. A furniture shop could provide customers with a manner nearly through an app to visualize the design of new parts at home. Marketing teams will gain a competitive edge by leveraging innovations such as augmented reality to offer novel experiences.
Beacons can Effectively Target Consumers!
Through beacon marketing, consumers can obtain a tailored user experience, including discounts, suggestions and more. The business utilizes the information supplied for multiple reasons through beacon marketing. Retail brands, which are now among beacon technology's early adopters, continued to install beacons at their physical locations. The moment is correct for the comprehensive consumer engagement strategy of beacon marketing, according to global accounting company PwC. Statistics indicate that customers are more than ready to use mobile devices to integrate their shopping experiences with technology.
In-app Advertising will Surge
In-app advertising is likely to develop as the shift in mobile-first media continues to drive younger customers. In-app ads are the best way to reach and engage on-the-go audiences, and in-app advertising is more reliable than advertising for mobile web browsers. While software developers can end up spending strongly on creating applications, they also need to be prepared to stand out among the millions of apps for increasing marketing and media expenses. This implies that marketers will have to discover higher efficiencies in their marketing plans while preventing fraudulent activity that undermines their ad budgets.
Continuous Rise of M-commerce (Mobile Commerce)
It is difficult to overlook the rise in M-commerce. Retailers afford to have a website that is optimized for mobile use. More individuals are looking on mobile, and turning to a mobile device increases their confidence. Mobile is sure to dominate the desktop in the future as the conversion revenue driver. While more customers are now shopping on smartphones, distributors have a lot of jobs to do to facilitate mobile shopping and concentrate on real omni-channel strategy with mobile as the centrepiece.
The days of monetizing applications in a waterfall scheme through advertising are over. In 2019, instead, apps will sell their ad inventory by bidding headers or parallel bidding. Unlike the waterfall, where applications are sent to ad-demand sources one by one, parallel bidding transfers the ad-demand requests simultaneously to ad-demand sources, and an OpenRTB auction happens on the server side of the ad-mediator. This allows ad networks not just to choose to fill a particular price floor but also to report the estimated impression value. This latest model generates an atmosphere that is fair and competitive where ad networks can be more aggressive in gaining an impression.
To stay ahead in the digital age it is essential to have a mobile-first strategy and tailor content for mobile devices. With technology and times, companies need to continue to evolve and improve, and companies need to fully comprehend their customers' requirements to ensure that their mobile apps and mobile marketing policies meet those requirements. The sector is moving quickly, and marketers need to be continuously prepared to leverage new mobile marketing breakthroughs to comprehend their clients better and achieve their rapidly changing requirements.