Push Notifications

Push, or server push, describes a style of Internet-based communication where the request for a given transaction is initiated by the publisher or central server. It is contrasted with pull, where the request for the transmission of information is initiated by the receiver or client.
Posts about Push Notifications
  • How To Set Up Push Notifications For Your Blog In 3 Easy Steps

    …, even when they aren’t visiting your website? Almost like the notifications you receive on your mobile phone every day. Well, if that sounds too good to be true, it isn’t. The technology is called “Push Notifications” or “Web Push” and it’s available in recent versions of modern browsers like Chrome, Firefox, and Microsoft Edge. And with Google’s…

    Blogging Wizardin EMail How To's- 15 readers -
  • Sony Launches PlayStation Communities App on iOS, Android

    … on the games that they’ve played. When viewing a community’s page, users can post text and images to the community’s wall. Users also have the option to receive push notifications when new posts and replies are added to a community. The PlayStation Communities app is available to download for free on the iTunes App Store and Google Play. …

    AllTwitter- 16 readers -
  • Facebook Customizable Push Campaigns for Apps Are Out of Beta

    … notifications result in conversions. Ni wrote that apps that deploy push notifications see retention rise by up to 180 percent, adding that those notifications can be used for reminders, offers or sharing deep links within apps. He added that in-app notifications allow developers to include rich media cards that appear to users directly within their apps…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • 7 Insights to Help Refine Your App Notification Strategy

    …, but that gap could represent millions of users. Android makes opening easier: The open rate for Android is 3.1 percent, while iOS is 2.38 percent. This gap is likely caused by Android’s tendency to leave a notification on the lock screen longer than iOS. Avoid overloading with daily notifications: Daily push notifications performed poorly, with an open…

    AllTwitter- 13 readers -
  • More New Features for Facebook’s Analytics for Apps

    … and a long list of new features earlier this month: people insights, push notifications, in-application notifications, sharing insights, breakdowns, improved event trends and an app events export application-programming interface. Product manager Josh Twist provided details on the latest round of new Analytics for Apps features in a blog post: Analytics…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 23 readers -
  • App Developers: It’s Time to Focus on Retention Strategies (Report)

    … Retention is one of the biggest challenges facing mobile application developers today. In many cases, apps hemorrhage users within the first few days of downloading, and when new users are necessary to grow services, this clearly needs to change. A report from mobile marketing platform Leanplum looks at how a lack of focus on retention…

    Inside Facebookin Mobile- 13 readers -
  • Facebook Beefs Up Analytics for Apps

    …, push notifications, in-application notifications, sharing insights, breakdowns, improved event trends and an app events export application-programming interface, and he provided further details on all of the new features: People insights is a new section that provides rich, aggregated and anonymized demographic information for the people using…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 19 readers -
  • Adobe: Mobile Accounts for 52% of Digital Travel-Related Browsing

    … Adobe released its Mobile Travel Report, which analyzed more than 15 billion visits to major U.S. travel, airline and hotel websites between 2014 and 2016. The report found that as of May 2016, mobile accounted for 52 percent of digital travel-related browsing. However, while consumers are using their mobile devices to browse travel-related…

    AllTwitter- 17 readers -
  • iOS Push Notifications Have a 41% Opt-In Rate (Infographic)

    … Accengage released the 2016 edition of its Push Notifications Benchmark. The study analyzed 38 billion push notifications sent to 750 million application users during 2015 to reveal push notification opt-in rates and reaction rates across multiple app industries. Across all industries, Accengage found that push notifications had a 71 percent…

    AllTwitter- 24 readers -
  • Facebook’s Notify App Notifies Users of Its Demise

    … Facebook launched its stand-alone Notify application in November, but on Thursday, Notify users began receiving a different type of notification—one alerting them to the app’s impending shutdown. Thursday’s no-more-Notify notification read: Thanks for using Notify. We’re transitioning parts of Notify into other Facebook products, and the app…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook- 13 readers -
  • Push Notifications Are Important But Watch the Overload (Infographic)

    … Push notifications are a source of tension between user and network. Many users disable them because they’re irrelevant, or because they simply have too many applications, which causes too much noise. An infographic from Kahuna details the benefits of a well-run push-notification campaign. Across industries, mobile opt-in rates for push…

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