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Configuring iPad For A Kiosk

Setting-up your iPad to work with OnSpot Social is fast and simple and allows you to optimize your Onspot experience.  For example, you can disable the home button and even change the keyboard to function in a different language (other than English).   Just follow the tips below and you’ll be up and running and making More >

Marketing Agencies Generate Additional Revenue with OnSpot Social Affiliate Program for iPad

The OnSpot Affiliates program recently launched to a lot of fanfare from bloggers to marketing agencies worldwide. In a previous article we explained the affiliate program and all of the benefits affiliates receive when they sign-up for the program. OnSpot Social is an iPad application that helps companies grow their social media community and email More >

OnSpot Social Affiliate Program

The OnSpot Social Affiliate Program, OnSpot Affiliates, can help you make money online by offering business owners the opportunity to purchase an iPad application that helps them collect social connections and emails in-store through an iPad. OnSpot Social is an iPad app which can help any type of business who uses social media marketing and More >

Tablet Marketing App Rotation

As you begin to embrace tablet marketing as a viable marketing strategy for your business, no doubt you will start to uncover more and more ways to use tablets in your store. One thing that companies are discovering is that they don’t have to only use one app for in-store tablet marketing. Businesses can use More >

How to Get More Facebook Likes for Your Business

Today, creating a Facebook business page is nearly an essential task for your business. Due to the millions of Facebook users, a Facebook business page offers an inexpensive way to advertise and connect with your customers. Once a Facebook user clicks the “Like” button on your business page, your page’s updates will begin to appear More >

The Tablet Marketing Meme is Spreading

April 3rd 2013 will mark the three year anniversary for the release of Apple’s iPad. In just three short years iPads have absolutely changed how people access the internet and consume digital information. Not only have iPads impacted the lives of consumers, but many different types of businesses around the world have also found iPads More >

Essential Business Apps for an iPad

If you own an iPad and are currently wondering how you can use this device for your business, you will be happy to know that there are many business apps for an iPad available today that can help you effectively run your business: Stay Organized Agenda: Agenda is a helpful app for any business as More >

Premium iPad App To Capture Leads

One of the most critical aspects of the sales process is finding new leads.  Whether a small operation or large corporation, acquiring new clients/customers is needed for survival.  These days there are 2 ways to go about obtaining these leads.  The first method commonly used it creating web forms on webpages and smart forms within More >

Leads Captured In-Store Are High Quality

I (Ryan Taft, Partner at OnSpot Social) also own and operate a Social Media Marketing Agency and one of the things that I always try to stress to my clients is the difference between collecting high quality leads and low quality leads. In my opinion, everything you do for your business should be all about More >

OnSpot Social Integrates With AWeber Email Marketing Service

We are pleased to announce that OnSpot Social is now fully integrated with the AWeber email marketing platform.  AWeber users are able to quickly link their account directly to OnSpot Social.  Once setup, email addresses and contact information collected through the OnSpot Social iPad app will automatically feed into the selected AWeber subscriber list.  When More >

Event Marketing With The iPad

As companies look to reach their targets using methods outside of the traditional marketing channels, many businesses are turning to event marketing.  In today’s cut-throat business world, placing ads in the newspaper or purchasing a small banner ad on a hot website does nothing to put your company ahead of competitors.  Event marketing brings your More >

The Future of Retail: Technology Enabled Storefronts

Retail stores have constantly been evolving the in-store customer experience through technology. Electricity helped keeps stores open at night and in the early morning. Cash registers allowed store owners to become more efficient in exchanging cash for goods. Inventory Management software made it easier to keep track of store inventory. Advancements in technology are always More >

iPad Mini Release And What It Means For The Tablet Industry

An an effort to continue tablet domination, Apple officially announced the iPad Mini.  Dubbed “Mini-me” by some, the smaller tablet attempts to fill the gap between the iPhone and the traditional iPad.  Specifically, it looks to be Apple’s go-to device for reading ebooks, a space that is becoming increasingly popular.  Will this tablet take the More >

The Modern Day Facebook Table Tent

Similar to Like Us On Facebook Posters , Facebook Table Tents are a tactic businesses use to encourage customers to Like their Facebook Page.  A table tent would be placed on a counter top or flat surface at a business’s location with the goal of increasing Facebook likes.  The 3-D table tent may attract more More >

5 Ways to Use iPad In Your Store for Marketing to Customers

The future of retail is all about in-store customer engagement through technology. Traditional brick-and-mortar stores are now competing with online storefronts which allow consumers to shop in their pajamas twenty-four hours per day, 7 days per week. Some retailers see the e-Commerce trend and have simply given up. The retailers who will survive and thrive More >

Restaurants Use iPads to Convert Patrons into Social Media Connections

Are you using Facebook and Twitter to communicate with customers of your restaurant? Social Media has opened the door for personal one-on-one communication between businesses and consumers. Many restaurant owners are using social media and e-mail marketing to let diners know about upcoming specials, new menu items, restaurant events, and much more. Consumers find this More >

iPhone 5 Release & What It Means For Your Business

For those who missed the news, Apple officially announced the coming of the new iPhone 5 to an eagerly awaiting public on September 12th.  As the iPhone 4S was merely an upgraded iPhone 4, it’s been awhile since a major update to the iconic phone was made.  Consumers have been craving some major new features.  More >

Facebook Page QR Code For Your Business

A major obstacle with getting people to Like your business’s Facebook page is the fact that it’s difficult to find many businesses through the Facebook search feature.  The classic phrase “Find Us On Facebook” doesn’t imply finding the company will be a challenge or time consuming.  The truth of the matter is that it is More >

Like Us on Facebook Signs: A New Approach

Like Us On Facebook signs and Facebook Like posters are everywhere.  From store fronts to billboards to in-store flyers, they have become part of the developed world’s landscape.  With strong ties to the social media marketing industry, we are often asked how effective a static Facebook sign is?  The answer to this question varies.  A More >

Collect Mobile Numbers With iPad App To Bring Your Text Message Marketing To The Next Level

Who would have thought when cells phones originally came out that they would one day be a major marketing channel?  Well it’s happened.  Today, many businesses are shifting large portions of their marketing budgets to mobile and text message marketing (aka SMS marketing).  As today’s mobile phones are basically personal computers that consumers have with More >

Consumer Goods Companies Put iPads in Distribution Locations for Co-Marketing Initiatives

Co-Marketing can be an extremely effective marketing strategy for companies both large and small. Co-Marketing between smaller companies can usually be executed a little easier than Co-Marketing between large organizations. The reason for this is simple, larger companies have more things that they need to consider before jumping into any new marketing initiative. That said, More >

How To Get A New Customer To Return To Your Business

It’s a problem most business owners experience.  You run a big sale, holiday event, or annual promotion and experience an influx of new customers.  It’s great while it lasts, but then you notice you don’t ever see those new customers again.  Without building a repeat customer base, businesses begin to rely heavily on major sales More >

Email Marketing Vs. Direct Mail: Where To Spend Your Budget

In today’s world, there are more marketing channels and places to advertise than ever before.  Between online banner ads, sponsored blogs, Google AdWords, Facebook Ads, sponsored Tweets, magazines, newspapers, and even the sides of buses – the list of where to allocate your marketing/advertising budget goes on and on.  Although many of these newer options More >

Collect Social Media Connections at Speaking Events

Do you speak at a lot of live events, either as part of your job description or because you’re kind of a big deal and people want to hear from you? Live speaking events are a great venue for collecting social media connections and e-mail addresses from your target audience. Think about it. If you’re More >

Ways To Get Email Subscribers For Your Businesses

To many business owners, a consumer’s email address is gold when it comes to online marketing.  Facebook & Twitter followers are great and provide a nice two-way communication channel with customers.  However, when a consumer subscribes to your email list, you now have a guaranteed way for these consumers to receive your message, which isn’t More >

Collect Over 100 Facebook Likes in Less Than 3 Days

One of our most recent customers purchased an annual subscription for OnSpot Social. They are planning on using the iPad app for In-Store Marketing in order to convert shoppers into online connections. That said, our customer decided to purchase a subscription for OnSpot Social when they did because they had a big event that they More >

Like Us on Facebook Posters: The New Alternative

It’s a challenge to make it through a single day without seeing a Like Us On Facebook poster or flyer in a business around town.  Even more repetitive is seeing this phrase on every other magazine ad or TV commercial.  The key to marketing success is creativity.  By placing a Facebook Like sign at your More >

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