3 Scenarios to Consider for Mobile App Testing

Doug Cohen

A recent report from Ericsson predicts that 90% of all Internet traffic will be driven by smartphones by the end of 2021. This trend means that digital businesses need to ensure that their mobile applications meet consumer expectations. Read on to find out where you should start...

Key Features for Mobile App

Lisa Frank

Today’s consumers are making the shift to mobile in record numbers. In fact, digital analytics company comScore Inc. reports that 60 percent of all U.S. digital time is spent on smartphones and tablets. According to Forrester, between online and offline transactions, mobile devices influenced more than $1 trillion in total purchases in 2015. More companies than ever are reaching their consumers through mobile websites and native apps....

Testing Google Accelerate Mobile Pages (AMP) with SiteSpect

Iwo Kadziela

The AMP project was recently launched by Google to accelerate the mobile web. This development is exciting for SiteSpect not only because our solution is compatible and supports website speed optimization, but also because it highlights how JavaScript tags can slow down your website. Fast AMP pages achieve their high speed because they do not allow third-party JavaScript tags, synchronous JavaScript, and JavaScript that blocks the critical path.

Top 10 Posts of 2015 and Predictions for 2016

Jill Marguette

Single page apps, mobile banking, and optimization team structure were among the most popular posts on SiteSpect’s blog in 2015 based on number of views. . Here’s a recap in case you missed them.

Visit us at Shop.org 2015 Digital Summit

Ellen Julian

SiteSpect is proud to be a sponsor of the Shop.org 2015 Digital Summit October 5-7, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA.

Stop by our booth (#522) and learn how SiteSpect can help your company

Adapting Your Testing to Consumer Behavior

Lisa Frank

IBM Commerce just released the Eighth Annual Online Retail Holiday Readiness Report. The report confirms that consumers are accessing retail sites from their mobile devices more than ever before. The analysis also includes strategies for helping retail organizations plan for the upcoming holidays.

Mobile Banking Isn’t Just for Millennials

Ellen Julian

They’ve been called digital natives, the Internet generation, and gen next. Whatever you call them, millennials are the most digitally connected generation and mobile is their primary channel of choice for managing their daily activities and staying informed. But millennials aren’t the only devoted users of mobile devices and the Internet. All generations depend on mobile devices to manage daily activities and to stay informed. And not just for checking messages, booking travel, or shopping.

How 3 Universal Truths Identified by Target Apply to Optimization

Lisa Frank

The 11th Annual Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition has started! Thousands of attendees and hundreds of exhibitors have arrived and sessions are underway. This morning, the keynote featured Jason Goldberger, president of Target.com and mobile. He discussed the “Retail Revolution: How Digital is Transforming Target and Fueling the Future of Shopping.”

Cyber Monday Is Sooner Than You Think: Is Your Mobile Site Ready?

Ellen Julian

This may be the first week of June, but the holiday season is really not that far off. Data from Forrester and IBM revealed that U.S. online sales on Cyber Monday continue to outpace Thanksgiving and Black Friday. In addition, mobile shoppers created record-breaking results for retailers and other businesses over the 2014 holiday season as consumers increasingly used smartphones and tablets to browse and buy.

Responsive Design and Mobile Banking

Ellen Julian

Over two-thirds of consumers manage their bank accounts using mobile apps and browsers, and nearly half use smartphones as their primary mode of banking, according to research outlined at NetFinance 2015. It’s no wonder that optimizing content and experiences across mobile devices is a key concern for financial services marketers.