RESEARCHES

Enterprise Mobility Applications: Addressing a Growing Gap, 2017 | Forbes Insights & BlackBerry

Enterprise mobile applications still at a very early stage of maturity, with less than a quarter of employees eligible to access such facilities. Many employees complain that the only advance over the last 10 years has been to “mobilize the laptop”. So, there is an alarming gap between Central IT and line-of-business IT environments. Figure …

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Australian Business Social Media Usage, June 2017 | Sensis

The main driver behind social media uptake from businesses is to aid marketing and sales, but over the last year, there was a reduction in the number of businesses with a social media presence. Among small and medium businesses (SMBs) only 47% have a social media presence while for large businesses numbers are higher at …

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Infographic: Lebanon Online, August 2017 | Effective Measure

Although internet penetration in Lebanon rose dramatically from 58% in 2013 to 91% in 2017, unique browsers and the daily average of unique browsers decreased by 2.65% & 1.08% respectively than the previous year. Find out more about internet consumption in Lebanon during August 2017: Mobile unique browsers and page views increased slightly by 0.36% …

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Online Reviews: The Consumers’ Perspective, 2017 | Feefo

Reading online reviews has become a key step in any purchasing journey; as feedback & comments lifted by other shoppers help people to make informed and confident purchases. That makes 66% of consumer surveyed said that reading reviews, is their first port of call to help make a decision. Read the below and recognize the …

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Understanding Users Behavior in Social Networking in Saudi Arabia: A Survey, May 2017 | IJARCSSE

Social networking has become one of the most frequently used websites among overall kinds in Saudi Arabia, thanks to the widespread of the smartphone. And across all Middle East nations, Saudi Arabia has the highest number of mobile users on social media. Read the below and find out more about the top line findings of …

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News Use Across Social Media Platforms in US, Sep. 2017 | Pew Research Center

Sharing news in social media has become a noticeable phenomenon because individuals can now participate in news production and diffusion in the large global virtual communities. Nowadays, Americans are using social media increasingly to get their daily dose of news. Take a sneak peek at the top line findings of using social media platforms for …

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Infographic: The US 2017 Halloween Shopper | NRF

Halloween is an optimal time to capture the attention of consumers. Besides, it is one of the huge marketing seasons. In fact, it is one of the few times each year when nearly any brand can be as silly, scary, or strange as they like to be. More than 179 million of Americans (72%) are planning to …

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Infographic: How Local GCC Millennials Shop Online, July 2017 | YouGov

GCC region has witnessed a great shift in online shopping since the recent acquisition of “Souq.com” by online giant “Amazon”. 83% of Local GCC Millennials have shopped online in the 6 months previous the survey. Read the below brief and keep up with the changing trends of online shopping in GCC: Mobile phones (20%), clothes, …

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2017 Total Retail in the Middle East (UAE, Egypt and KSA) | PWC

There is an increase in monthly online customers – from 23% in 2013 to 29% in 2016. It seems that 2017 seeing game-changing developments not only in the sector but also with the industry players coming into the Middle Eastern retail market which is a ripe market full of opportunities. Take a deep look at …

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Infographic: 12 Trends of Holiday Shopping, Dec 2016 | Market Track

Christmas Day, Mother Day, Valentine’s Day, Halloween, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, etc. all of these are days provide marketers with golden opportunities to increase their sales. To cut through the noise during the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, marketers need to slow down and take some precautions before shopping online. Read the below …

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