- Date: 29 August 2016
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Why Do You Need A Mobile App For Your Business?
Starting your own business is a hard and complex process that involves a lot of variables which must be put in the right order to have a final product – that is your business. The first thing, after you start your business, is launching the website where you will present yourself and your company. However, these days we have mobile apps that slowly take over the websites.
Big companies like Walmart of BB&T bank simply depend on the mobile apps since many of their users use their services via mobile phones. Now you think that small businesses do not need mobile apps, but here are few benefits of having a mobile app for your business.
You will have a direct marketing channel
Mobile apps provide general info, prices, booking platforms, various accounts, news feeds and much more. Do you get the point? You will offer your promotions, discounts and special offers directly to your customers through the mobile application. You can remind your customers easily about the Halloween special discount by the direct notification, instead of using email for example. A research study showed that people spend around two hours per day on their mobile device, so you get the point.
Collecting rewards through the app
Instead of collecting physical cards and coupons for the special offers, you can offer your customers much easier alternative – they can collect reward points and cards on their phone, preventing possible loss of the collectibles. Not only is faster and easier, but more convenient.
Creating a brand – getting recognized
Your mobile app can contribute in the way of becoming a brand. By becoming a brand, you will get recognition. Your mobile app should be a billboard sign – stylish, effective and informative.
You create the app according to the customers’ preferences, they start a hype, and you get the brand, and the brand gets the recognition. Sweet!
Direct connection with customers and loyalty
Through the mobile app, you will have the direct communication and interaction with your customers. It means you will create a bond with your customers, who will become loyal to you just for one reason – you care about them by the direct communication.
In this way, the customers know you are 24/7 available to them for any problem, and in return, you will get loyalty which is the most difficult thing to get in the business.