SMS Prevails on Smartphones

A recent survey by Upstream highlighted consumers’ attitudes towards mobile marketing. The survey indicated that although there are a plethora of mobile marketing options available, 75 percent of smartphone users prefer to receive notifications via SMS.

Other interesting findings from the survey include:

  • 51 percent of smartphone owners prefer receiving offers concerning mobile products only (upgrade plan, top-up discounts, etc).
  • 83 percent of respondents indicated they are only open to receiving notifications up to twice a month
  • 72 percent would change providers if they received third party ads

For more details you can view the mobile marketing infographic.

Do you find these statistics in line with your own mobile preferences? Let us know in the comments section below.

Written by Staff