If you haven't already heard, mobile is huge and it's changing the way we use the internet, do business and enteract. By now we're sure you've heard some of these illuminating facts:
There are now more mobile devices on earth than people and almost half of these devices are smartphones.
Mobile searches make up 1/4 of all searches - chances are 25% of your customers as searching for your business on their mobile - if your site is not optimized for mobile, you are essentially invisable to those customers!
80% of consumers plan to conduct mobile commerce in 2014. It is estimated that by 2017 25% of ALL online transactions will take place on a mobile device!
It's estimated that over 2 billion mobile phones will be shipped in 2014 and half of all web users now use mobile as either their PRIMARY or EXCLUSIVE means to go online.
33% of mobile searches are local - local search is the most powerful type of search as it usually means your customers are close and ready for action. The number of local searches has quadrupled since 2012.
It took Radio 38 years to reach 50 million users - the internet took just 4 years and that Draw Something App that we all use to procrastinate, just 50 days. Mobile is reaching people at super sonic speeds!