The number of smartphones in use worldwide is now over the 1 billion mark, according to Strategy Analytics.
That is an amazing milestone and a whole lot of smartphones. It is equivalent to one seventh of the global population and one sixth of mobile phone subscribers. The research showed that it has taken 16 years to reach this 1 billion mark, and they anticipate the second billion will be reached in only 3 years (2015).
There is a ton of great mobile user data available if you are interested in learning more about this.
So what shall we do with this overwhelming data?
At AM, we are continuing to help our clients deliver content optimized for mobile devices in order to capitalize on the opportunity to reach users who are preferring that medium more and more. We are creating mobile sites and apps that cater to this ever-growing population and deliver the types of content they desire when they are using their mobile devices.
Here are a few of the recent mobile optimized sites we have created for our clients:
Cross Church (Northwest Arkansas) – Learn More
Solutions By Text (Dallas, Texas) – This is a “responsive” layout - Learn more
Houghton College (Upstate New York) – Learn more