Owning A Mobile App For Your Business Is VERY App-ropriate!

If you're anything like millions of people around the world, then you've probably downloaded a smart phone app or watched a smart phone app in action on a friend's device at least once in your life. There's no doubt about it... if you have a business, then apps are an exciting way to engage your customers in a fun social way. At the same time, you're branding your business and virally building your customer list with very little effort. I know, you'd love an app of … Continue Reading ››

Subway Rolling Out Mobile-Enabled Payments By 2012

Subway taps into contactless payments RSubwayestaurant franchise Subway is strengthening its position in the mobile space via a new initiative that will let consumers pay for their meal by tapping a MasterCard PassPass-enabled device or card at the register. The new tap and go payment readers will be implemented at more than 7,000 United States locations by the end of 2012. According to the company, the new payment readers will increase speed and convenience at the point-of-sale and MasterCard is one of the partners for … Continue Reading ››

LinkedIn Lets Companies Post Status Updates [VIDEO]

 

For some time now, LinkedIn has made it possible for users to follow companies, but last Thursday the professional networking service started allowing the more than two million businesses with company pages to post status updates to their followers. This is a powerful feature because Company Status Updates will enable company page admins to post updates, up to 500 characters max, to the “Overview” tab of their pages. “This is a great way to build engagement with customers, potential employees and prospects alike,” says Ryan Roslansky, director … Continue Reading ››