• XIUS Awarded NFC Patent by USPTO

    XIUS, a leader in innovative, revenue-generating solutions for mobile operators, banks, and financial institutions worldwide, announced the award of its patent in Near Field Communication (NFC) technology. The patent was filed in February 2010 and was awarded by the US Patent Trademark Office this July. As people put more trust in the use of mobile …   Read More

  • Tips and Best Practices for Designing Mobile-Optimized Sites

    The following is a guest contributed post from Stephen Fontenot, Communications Specialist for Hostway. These days, a rising number of users are engaging with companies primarily – and sometimes exclusively – via their mobile devices. Due to this shift, brands boost their focus on their mobile presence, and build a website that is specifically optimized …   Read More

  • What Google’s Algorithm Change Means for Holdouts on Mobile Responsive Websites

    Do users on mobile want mobile-friendly results when they do searches on their phones? Of course they do. After all, it makes sense in our increasingly mobile age — especially to the folks at Google. “When it comes to search on mobile devices, users should get the most relevant and timely results, no matter if …   Read More

  • The Need for Speed: Fast Mobile Sites are a Holiday Must

    What does your online retail website need in order to be appealing to shoppers this holiday season? Speed, especially on your mobile site. Web browsing on mobile devices is, when compared to the speed achieved on laptops and desktops, notoriously slow, and that means that consumers are more likely to backtrack and look for another …   Read More

  • Infographic: The Cost of Missing Out on Mobile for SMBs

    The team at hibu, a provider of digital marketing solutions, recently shared with MMW its latest survey results that show U.S. small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) could be missing out on $1 trillion in annual revenue by not having websites that can be easily viewed and navigated on mobile phones and tablets. According to the …   Read More

  • 6 Steps to Make Your Mobile Website Shine

    This week, MMW was fortunate to catch up with James Ramsey, the CEO of digital creative agency Fiddlefly. Ramsey was kind enough to share with us his sage counsel on what it takes to make a mobile website a winner. “True it’s not rocket science,” Ramsey says, “but getting what you need from your mobile …   Read More

  • Forrester Ranks Top U.S. Online and Mobile Banking Platforms

    Nowhere is the digital revolution more apparent today than in online and mobile banking. And young Americans are driving that growth. As MMW reported in September, the findings presented in this year’s xAd/Telmetrics Mobile Path to Purchase Study showed that banking and finance mobile users are heavily ruled by Millennials.   Read More

  • Mobile Users Locked Out of LivingSocial

    On Tuesday, darkness descended on LivingSocial. And by Wednesday afternoon, the darkness remained. Although the company didn’t collapse, the lights certainly went out. And the massive website outage is still garnering plenty of attention today. Boyan Josic, a thought leadership expert for digital media, content creation and local commerce, was among the first to report …   Read More

  • Mobile Website Builder Launches Non-Profit Program

    DudaMobile, a self-serve mobile website builder, is launching the DudaMobile Non-Profit Program. Per the announced details this morning, non-profit organizations within the United States are now eligible for a free Premium mobile website for life. Organizations can submit their 501(c)(3) status verification to apply for the program, the company says.   Read More

  • Mobile Website Builder Launches New Tools for Developers

    On Tuesday, DudaMobile – a leading do-it-yourself mobile website builder – shared with MMW the details of its latest solutions being rolled out to help developers. DudaAPI provides a toolset for Duda Partners and developers to help them seamlessly integrate the mobile platform into their own website. DudaAPI enables developers to create sites, set up …   Read More