Posts Tagged ‘Geo-targeting’

Understanding Geo-targeting Technologies

The holy grail of advertising is being able to reach consumers with the right message at the right time.  Mobile technology combined with creative advertising can deliver the holy grail of advertising—courtesy of the consumer’s pocket.

While geo-targeting across other advertising channels such as TV, print or online may be nothing new, geo-targeting on mobile goes one step further by enabling advertisers to target consumers on the move, via nomadic devices, based on their proximity to a specified area (geo-fence) and then serving the ad at the exact moment that the consumer enters the circumscribed area.

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