Proximity Marketing

Proximity marketing is the localized wireless distribution of advertising content associated with a particular place. Transmissions can be received by individuals in that location who wish to receive them and have the necessary equipment to do so. Distribution may be via a traditional localized broadcast, or more commonly is specifically targeted to devices known to be in a particular area.The location of a device may be determined by:A cellular phone being in a particular cell A Bluetooth or WiFi device being within range of a transmitter. An Internet enabled device with GPS enabling it to request localized content from Internet servers.
Posts about Proximity Marketing
  • Street Culture: inMarket Retains a ‘Startup Mentality’ as It Scales Up

    … Todd Dipaola is a scientist, but right now, he’s making money in ad tech. Dipaola is the CEO and founder of mobile proximity advertising platform inMarket, and his left-brain “test everything” mentality is helping push the company toward success. Advertising is inherently creative, says Dave Heinzinger, inMarket’s vice president…

    Street Fight- 46 readers -
  • 17 fascinating stats about beacons and location marketing

    …) Among responding male internet users aged between 18 and 34 years, 91% said they were influenced by personalized in-store advertising. Female internet users influenced by in-store beacon tech amounted to 76%. 5) More than 42% of companies already have proximity marketing (such as beacons and geolocation) in place. 39% say they will implement…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watch- 12 readers -