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July 27, 2012

Facebook Mobile users cross 488m, as Penetration crosses 54%

Facebook hit 488 million mobile users  according to an Infographic by SocialBakers
This has made facebook  the only site where almost 50% penetration  is via Mobile device and the reach is even bigger in countries such as South Africa, Nigeria and Japan with 70 – 80% (!!!) This number makes them really intense Facebook mobile countries.

 There is no other app in the world that would have that many mobile users. Here are some more interesting  data on The Biggest Social network

2.      Facebook accounts for 1 out of every 5 pageviews on the internet worldwide.
3.      Facebook users share over 100 billion connections collectively.
4.      Over 50% of the population in North American uses Facebook.
5.      250 million photos are uploaded to Facebook daily.
6.      There are 2.7 billion likes every single day on Facebook.
7.      57% of Facebook user are female (43% male).
8.      The social media giant has 425 million mobile users.
9.      The average Facebook user spends 20 minutes on the site per visit.
10.  Mark Zuckerburg currently has a base salary of $500,000 but is worth over $17.5 billion.
11.  Facebook nearly doubled its revenue in 2011 by making over $1 billion ($600 million in 2010).

July 18, 2012

Mobile Marketing: Top 3 Most Common Mistakes:

Infographic: 3 Ways Businesses Struggle with Mobile | Marketing Technology Blog:

Mobile  Marketing has today assumed the importance of a Mass Distribution channel ,it has been distruptive to the core , and has in a lot of ways revolutionized “ Marketing Mix”
Has the Mobile web continues to “ grow “ in size and scale, Corporations and Companies gave quickly jumped into the Mobile Bandwagon. Reaching across Demographics and customers have never been so  easy and personalized 

The ability to create “ strong Visibilty” powered by “ LCD screens ‘ more powerful CPU, and” the most stunning “ touch screens’ have made interaction  powered by Native Apps and Mobile Apps a breeze. Today’s consumer  is online  and connected to the web 24/ 7

Here are  Some Mobile Marketing numbers via ( royal pingdom)
5.9 billion – The estimated number of mobile subscriptions worldwide in 2011.
13% – The smartphone share of all mobile handsets in use worldwide.
78% – The percentage of worldwide mobile data traffic that is consumed by smartphones.
1.6 billion – Number of mobile devices sold to end users in 2010, an increase of almost 32% compared to the year before.
19% – The percentage of worldwide mobile devices sold that were smartphones.
472 million – Number of smartphones estimated to be sold worldwide in 2011.
982 million – Estimated number of smartphones to be sold in 2015.

September 27, 2011

Mobile Data Consumption To Reach 1GB per day

As smartphone ownership grows, faster 4G LTE networks go live and apps made for high-speed data arrive on our phones — the average amount of data used will jump.

Today, the average smartphone users chugs through just 15MB of data a day, but by 2020, the average user could be plowing through 1GB of data per day — that’s half of what Verizon, AT&T and others give you for a month on new data plans. This is just one of the reasons we are worried about tiered data plans with low limits.

Nokia Siemens Networks has put together this infographic, which takes a look at the mobile broadband trends. It’s no surprise that mobile data usage will grow in the coming years, but you might be surprised to see voice calling drop to .3% of smartphone usage by 2015.

Video calling will be more popular than voice calling, but not by much. If Nokia is right, video consumption will be the major smartphone use. Given this focus on multimedia, Android better get busy catching up to iOS on support for watching TV, Movies and more. ( source :Gottabemobile

August 9, 2011

Global SmartPhone Numbers : US Vs UK

The iPhone, Blackberry, Droid and smartphones in general dominate the buzz  in 2010 and 2011  while only 21% of American wireless subscribers are using a smartphone as of the fourth quarter 2009 compared to 19% in Q3 2009 and 14% at the end of 2008.

In the past year 2010 , the U.S. smartphone audience has grown 53 percent to 78.5 million subscribers according to ComScore , as compared to  42 percent of UK mobile consumers used a smartphone compared to only 27 percent in 2010

The share of smartphones as a proportion of overall device sales has increased to 29% for phone purchasers in the last six months and 45% of respondents to a Nielsen survey indicated that their next device will be a smartphone. Nielsen expects more smartphones in the U.S. market than feature phones.

August 8, 2011

Smartphone Users in US shows 53% Rise

Smartphone adoption continues to climb in the U.S. In the past year, the U.S. smartphone audience has grown 53 percent to 78.5 million subscribers.In the Smartphone OEM's (Handsets category) shows that among smartphone owners, Apple accounted for 26.6% of devices making Apple the top smartphone OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) for the month. RIM followed accounting for 24.7% of the market, with HTC capturing 11.8% share. Motorola and Samsung rounded out tahe top five with 11.4% share and 8.9% share, respectively.