Articles Tagged ‘Placecast’


Tiles, proxies and exact places: Building location audience profiles

November 18, 2015

As mobile data management technology becomes more sophisticated, advertisers now have access to more types of contextual data that can be used in conjunction with user location and POI data to target more relevant and specific audiences.

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Importance of good place (POI) data

November 5, 2015

Gaining any type of intelligence about the consumer – from building audience segments to simply using a geofence to trigger a proximity ad – also requires good point of interest (“POI”) data, the description of the physical context of the user.

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Challenging misconceptions in location data science

October 23, 2015

Location targeting is still a fairly new technology and comes with its own set of challenges. There are a lot of misconceptions in the industry about user location data, and this leads to badly targeted campaigns and fraudulent ad inventory.

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Google Wallet adds geolocated loyalty to iOS, combats Passbook

February 7, 2014

Google Wallet has added geolocated push alerts to its Apple version to let iOS users access nearby loyalty deals via the mobile application.

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Best Buy drives foot traffic to locations via geofencing campaign

December 20, 2012

Best Buy is working with Placecast and SocialVibe on a new geofencing mobile effort that rewards consumers when they participate.

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Kiehl’s exec: 73pc of opt-in customers make a purchase after receiving a text alert

September 21, 2012

An executive with Kiehl’s said that 73 percent of customers who opted-in to receive location-based text alerts made a purchase after receiving one of these messages during a Mobile Commerce Daily webinar yesterday.

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Webinar on Sept. 20: Behind the Geofences: Research insights from Kiehl’s and other location-based mobile marketing campaigns

September 20, 2012

Register for this free webinar Sept. 20 at 2–3 p.m. ET on the future of location-based marketing. Hear experts from skincare retailer Kiehl’s, Primary Impact and Placecast.

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Webinar on Sept. 20: Behind the Geofences: Research insights from Kiehl’s and other location-based mobile marketing campaigns

September 12, 2012

Register for this free webinar Sept. 20 at 2–3 p.m. ET on the future of location-based marketing. Hear experts from skincare retailer Kiehl’s, Primary Impact and Placecast.

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The power of location-based technology

September 10, 2012

Location is continuing to play a major role for brands and retailers’ mobile commerce efforts and companies are incorporating the technology to not only better target consumers, but increase foot traffic.

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Webinar on Sept. 20: Behind the Geofences: Research insights from Kiehl’s and other location-based mobile marketing campaigns

September 1, 2012

Register for this free webinar Sept. 20 at 2–3 p.m. ET on the future of location-based marketing. Hear experts from skincare retailer Kiehl’s, Primary Impact and Placecast.

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