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- 44 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- 10 readers -
  • 5 Geofencing Tools for Customer Acquisition

    … that marketers can use to remind consumers about purchases they need to make — like remembering coffee before leaving the grocery store parking lot — or influence impulse purchases. xAd’s proximity targeting platform also can be used to amplify other advertising methods. 2. Koupon Media: Deliver offers based on shopper locations. By combining location…

    Stephanie Miles/ Street Fight- 24 readers -
  • What is Proximity Marketing?

    … message is only sent to the target audience you need at the time you want. Bluetooth – Retail locations can utilize beacons that can connect to your smartphone. Typically there’s a mobile application that enables the technology and permission is requested. You can push content through Bluetooth, serve local websites from WiFi, utilize the beacon…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 19 readers -
  • Retailers: Combine Location & Mobile Web For A Holiday Advantage

    … Proximity marketing is hot and getting hotter, with many retailers exploring how to use technologies like in-store beacons and in-store inventory search to make holiday shopping as easy as possible for consumers and hopefully get more of them to buy. What I haven’t seen much of, however, is integrating proximity marketing with the mobile Web…

    Bryson Meunier/ Marketing Landin Mobile- 18 readers -
  • Proximity Marketing: How to Share Local Inventory with Google Search

    … when the item is ready to pick up or the hold window is about to expire? What if a store could connect its GPS wayfinding tools to Google, recognizing the customer’s local search upon store entry, and even suggesting cross-sells and upsells? Cross-touchpoint attribution is a universal challenge, and connecting digital interactions that take place…

    Linda Bustos/ Get Elasticin Google How To's- 19 readers -
  • 5 Ways Retail Benefits from Hyperlocal Social Monitoring

    …). The competitive advantage any retailer has over an online store is that the consumer is nearby and ready to make a purchase. Location-based marketing efforts are getting more and more refined and offering many more ways to lead the consumer through your door and into a purchase. What is Hyperlocal Marketing? Hyperlocal marketing has actually been…

    Marketing Technology Blogin Social EMail Twitter- 28 readers -
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