Toledo, OH, April 13, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- WhizFish, an interactive marketing agency specializing in small business and Catholic parish marketing, is now certified in mobile App development in addition to its SMS text message, social media, email and online advertising platforms. The company also designs, builds and manages websites, mobile and desktop.
With research suggesting that Apps are one of the best ways to engage interested people, the company founders decided to offer Apps. Forrester Research said that smartphone/tablet users spend 80% of their time with Apps and 20% on the mobile web--a telling sign of the role Apps play in device users’ lives.
While App development can easily exceed $25,000, WhizFish has a much more affordable solution with App costs below $2,500 and there is an option to make a desktop site, mobile--a necessary move in today’s mobile world.
WhizFish CEO, Betsey Duggan, said, “We have a unique platform development team that is making this important mobile marketing tool affordable to nearly every business owner and Catholic parish. We are helping them to compete with huge entitites that put enormous sums into marketing. In addition to the App, we also can help make their site mobile and submit their new App to the Apple Store and Google Play for quick approval.”
App, known as mobile app, is a term used to describe Internet applications that run on smartphones and other mobile devices. Mobile applications usually help users by connecting them to Internet services more commonly accessed on desktop or notebook computers, or help them by making it easier to use the Internet on their portable devices. A mobile app may be a mobile Web site bookmarking utility, a mobile-based instant messaging client, Gmail for mobile, and many other applications.
WhizFish is a full service agency that works with businesses and brands to implement interactive marketing strategies that help drive sales, build loyalty and promote word of mouth referrals. It is done by engaging consumers on the cell/smart phones and tablet devices via SMS/MMS campaigns,QR code landing pages, social media campaigns (including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram) and eCommerce.