Articles Tagged ‘mobile Web’


Airbnb entices travelers with revamped mobile Web experience

December 22, 2014

Hospitality brand Airbnb is attempting to drive more mcommerce to its mobile Web site by enticing users with a responsive design and more user-friendly features for booking.

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Mobile Web is retail’s big winner and loser for holiday shopping

December 2, 2014

While holiday shoppers resoundingly voted for the convenience of the mobile Web during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, the surge in traffic is tasking retailers’ sites, with outages and slowdowns experienced by Best Buy, Neiman Marcus, Gamestop, J. Crew and others.

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Urban Outfitters’ Free People relaunches mobile site to tackle declining results

November 6, 2014

Urban Outfitters brand Free People hopes to turn around dropping mobile Web conversions and page views with a recently revamped site boasting bigger and more visuals, off-screen navigation and a streamlined checkout while simultaneously reducing code volume to minimize the impact on performance.

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Papa John’s offers best mobile Web experience among leading restaurants: report

September 25, 2014

A new report being released today gives Papa John’s the highest score among leading restaurants for its fast-loading mobile Web experience.

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TD Bank optimizes account openings on mobile for added convenience

August 5, 2014

TD Bank is offering mobile-optimized Web pages for opening an account to meet the banking needs of on-the-go customers.

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How to avoid bandwidth and latency issues with the mobile Web site

July 31, 2014

People have no patience for slow-loading sites and applications on their mobile phones anymore. In fact, the very nature of mobile devices – used while on the go – places a premium on speed and convenience.

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39pc of leading retail mobile sites lose sales because of redirects

July 11, 2014

Many of the top 500 eretailers use unique m-dot sites that redirect users an average 3.03 times before landing on the right site, resulting in poor user experiences that are costing these retailers sales.

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Major retailers are missing out on mobile revenue

May 23, 2014

According to Forrester Research, mobile devices generated $50 billion in revenue in 2013 and are forecasted to generate $82 billion in 2014. Consumers using mobile devices spend 86 percent of their time within applications, making apps the clear leader in driving revenue over the mobile Web.

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Expedia.com overhauls site to better meet travelers’ mobile needs

March 28, 2014

Expedia.com’s most significant redesign in over a decade recently debuted to address mobile’s growing role for travelers and boasts faster page loading, smart recommendations and responsive design.

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Responsive Web design is not nearly enough

March 24, 2014

We have spent more than a decade optimizing desktop Web sites, primarily to improve conversions. So why are we not making similar investments, particularly in analytics, for mobile?

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