As a business space, mobile marketing is dynamic in nature- one that requires marketers to stay on top of the latest and most relevant trends.
Ramadan is Indonesia’s largest festivity and thus it brings out more opportunities for brands and businesses to connect with the right audience. Due to rapid digital adoption and increased digitalization, new users are seen enjoying online shopping in Indonesia last year making the brand’s online-offline shopping experience smooth. The E-commerce transactions have grown to 2.1X for FMCG products mainly in non-metro areas during 2021.
Globally there has been a surge in the number of smartphone users, in Asia-Pacific alone for example the number of users has increased significantly from about 800 million in 2014 to more than 1,400 million in 2019. The number of smartphone users in India that was estimated to reach over 748 million in 2020 (Statista.com), has already crossed the 500million mark reaching a penetration rate of 54%, with an estimate to reach 96% by 2040.
Global mobile statistics 2014 Part A: Mobile subscribers; handset market share; mobile operators