Messaging apps are overtaking social media as the primary way we communicate online. A Pew Research Center study shows that out of the 85% of adults who are online, 67% are using smartphones, 36% use regular messaging apps and that number is steadily increasing.
Communication is an ever-changing process and having a mobile app that incorporates messaging as well as products and services is a smart way to engage customers on their smart phones.
Big brands and small businesses all around the world are engaging their clients and customers through apps right now!
Millennials and Generation Z love messaging. There is a lot of research backing up this claim. According to the GWI report for Q3 2015, 55% of Snapchat’s users are ages 16 through 24. And the total number of people using Snapchat has reached 100 million DAILY active users!
Despite being a messaging app, WeChat allows users to use online-payments, banking, and even e-commerce!
Think about actually SELLING through a hybrid of business and messaging apps; this is really happening!
The days of people using messaging apps simply for exchanging short texts are gone. Consider these facts:
People want to stay in touch not only with other people, but with brands and services too!
Chat is intimate & bonding – it’s perfect for building niche-centered communities and… for 1-on-1 selling.
You can market to your customers DIRECTLY, regardless of where they are and what they are doing.
A professionally developed and visually stunning mobile app used to be super expensive and only affordable to major corporations but now they are more affordable than ever. We do all the hard work for you so you can focus on your core competencies.
To learn more, contact us at 855-704-7700 or send an email to info@WSTImobile.com, or simply click HERE to schedule a free 15-minute consultation (a $275 value). We look forward to helping you achieve extreme success!