The Digital Department’s mobile application platform allows businesses to get their own mobile application with amazing functionality at an affordable cost and with no compromise on the functionality and reliability of the application. Our features are proven to work across different sectors and deliver real marketing value to clients. Our system is built to the highest technical standards is and is the most reliable and flexible on the market.
N.B Research is showing that if consumers have your mobile app they are twice as likely to chose your business over a rival.
The 3 Pillars of the TTD Platform
1. Cost Effectiveness = ROI. Big business can afford to build applications at any cost. For the SME sector the cost of mobile applications is often prohibitive, often costing €10-15k to deliver functionality needed to add value and give ROI. We can deliver that same value for between €1.5-3k.
2. Increase Sales =Through loyalty and incentive. Our app platform is not just about giving info and serving no other purpose. We are focused on bringing your customer back to you and getting them to make more transactions through our loyalty stamp card and voucher systems.
3. Increases Engagement = Reduce your marketing spend. Our application allows you to tighten the relationship you have with your customers and communicate with them in a free and easy way.
The application has been built with many sectors in mind. The flexibility within the application gives amazing scope to tailor it to your specific needs and you can be as creative as you like in delivering a great mobile experience to your fans or customers.
FMCG Consumer Brands: Beer, Wine and Spirit brands, food brands and more.
Events: Concerts, festivals, conferences and more.
Retail Stores: Sports stores, liquor stores, clothing and electronics.
Retail Leisure: Fast Food Chains, Coffee Shop chains, bars, and restaurants.
Health, Fitness & Beauty: Gyms, Hairdressing chains, Beauty salons.
Commercial Agencies: Real Estate Agency. Popular Culture: Musicians, artists and fashionistas.
Organisations and Clubs: Cycling, tennis, or football clubs.
» Coupons and vouchers – Upload vouchers to people’s phones where they can redeem in outlets. Generate revenue by notifying customers of coupons, promotions, and special offers and driving them back to your outlet.
» E-Commerce – Integrate a mobile shopping cart so customers can easily purchase your products and services through your own website, eBay, Shopify, Etsy, and more.
» Bookings – Let customers book your service right through the app. Ideal for restaurant bookings and more. » Ordering – Let customers place an order on the go for your product or service.
» Scheduling – Enable customers to make an appointment based on your available time slots, and syncing it with their calendar using online appointment platforms like Genbook, Schedulicity, and Appointy.
» *Loyalty Stamp Cards – Keep customers coming back for more by offering rewards and stamp cards right on the app. The mobile stamp card is a powerful tool in getting your customers to chose you over a rival.
» Mailing List – Promote your products and keep customers posted about important news by having them sign up for your mailing list via the app.
» Forms – Provide customers with an easy way to stay in touch, share feedback, report issues, book appointments, order products or services, and make suggestions. Users can upload a map or image along with their report.
» Push Notifications – This is essentially free marketing as you can now send messages to their phone anytime. Engage with customers instantly by announcing limited-time offers, sneak previews, new products, and more with geo-targeted push notifications.
» LiveAlbum – Customers can take, share, and view photos directly from the app with LiveAlbum, allowing app users to capture all the greatest moments of your party, conference, or grand opening, Create marketing competitions and let users share photos of your inventory.
» Reports and Forms – Provide an easy way for customers to report issues, send feedback, schedule a meeting, and order products and services.
» About/Contact Us – Make it easy for customers to get in touch or learn more about your business.
» Click-to-Call – Get more calls by enabling customers to call you at the click of a button.
» Directions & Maps – Display the exact location of your business, events, or branches so your customers can easily find you.
» User Reviews – Attract new customers by displaying your reviews on Yelp, Citysearch, and other guides.
» Catalogs – Showcase products or services in various categories. Include links for purchasing items.
» Menu – Make customers’ mouths water as they browse your menu and view images of your dishes right from the app.
» Events – Make sure customers mark their calendars for all your important events, whether it be a big sale, promotion, or anniversary gala. Customers can also buy tickets from the app.
» Tell-a-Friend – Get more people downloading your app by allowing customers to tell their friends, family, and colleagues about it via email, Facebook, and other sharing tools.
» RSS Feeds – Keep customers updated on all your latest business news by integrating feeds from a variety of media.
» Social Feeds – Get customers talking about your business on all the social channels, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more, directly from your mobile app.
» Video Gallery – Present video clips about your business, featuring new products, how-to videos, a general tour, and more by adding videos from YouTube and Vimeo.
» Photos – Display a gallery of photos from company events, grand openings, products, and more by connecting with Picasa, Tumblr, Flickr, Facebook, etc.
» Music – Make sure customers are always on beat by adding your playlists from SoundCloud, Beatport, and other services. Musicians can sell their albums via iTunes and Amazon through the app.
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