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Run & Grow

How to Do a Reverse Image Search From Your Phone

It's easy on a desktop, but what about on mobile?

Image Search is the ability to search on a term and find images related to what you typed. Most search engines offer it, and it's great. But what if you have an image and want to know its origin? Or find similar ...

by Eric Griffith  | July 23, 2017 08:00:00
News and Events

PH Internet Speed Improves 44% But is Still Asia’s Slowest

Current internet speed is 4.5 Mbps, which is lower than global average of 7 Mbps

Average internet speed in the Philippines improved by 44 percent in 2016 compared to a year ago, said Akamai Technologies, a content delivery network services provider in the US.However, the Philippines' current internet speed of 4.5 Mbps is still the slowest among ...

by Pauline Macaraeg and Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | March 10, 2017 04:00:00
News and Events

The Philippine Digital Landscape for 2017

Businesses, agencies, and marketers should look out for these trends this year

If you’re not convinced yet, 2016 made it clear that technology grows in an exponential rate. Things that seemed to exist only in science fiction books or movies are now accessible to the masses. Today, even in a country that has slow ...

by Nicai de Guzman  | January 04, 2017 02:00:00
Startup Tips

4 ways to tap the potentials of mobile marketing

Take advantage of these and see your business reach new heights.

 In January 2016, the number of mobile connections in the Philippines has grown to 119.21 million, and active mobile social users is now at 41 million—a 40% penetration rate.In most parts of the Philippines, if you mention mobile marketing, some may still ...

by Nicai de Guzman  | April 29, 2016 08:00:00
Run & Grow

How a Filipino technopreneur saw the future of mobile Internet

UPDATED - Xeleb founder and CEO Raymond Racaza says success really boils down to which player has the best understanding of their target market.

TECHNOPRENEUR. "I was doing stuff that was very far out, but I knew that we were limited by the technology of our time," says Raymond Racaza, chief operating officer of mobile tech firm Xurpas, Inc. Photo courtesy of GreenBulb Public RelationsRaymond Racaza ...

by Victoria Vizcarra  | February 27, 2016 09:00:00
News and Events

More Filipinos shop through mobile

Filipinos are more likely to shop through their mobile devices than desktops, study shows.

Online shopping in the Philippines has enjoyed a robust growth, thanks to the mobile consumption attitude of Filipinos.In a recent study conducted by online store Lazada Philippines, its mobile application enjoyed a 400% increase in engagement since 2014. More of its users ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | February 23, 2016 08:00:00
Startup Tips

The guide to surviving without your smartphone (Infographic)

Can you survive a day without your smartphone?

So you left the house in a rush this morning because you were running late to an appointment. Oh no! You left your phone on the table and don't have time to go back and get it.You would probably be a little ...

by Kristin Piombino  | August 21, 2015 10:00:00
FirstDibs in Marketing for Entrepreneurs

Navigating success: What to learn from popular transportation apps

You may agree that transportation apps we have today are successful in reaching out to their target market. How can SMEs and other businesses learn from those apps' strategies?

Dear Amor,I’ve noticed a growing number of transportation apps. Many of them are start-ups or have recently joined the Philippine market, yet they seem very successful. My business, on the other hand, has been around for years, and is nowhere near as ...

by Amor Maclang  | May 05, 2015 03:00:00
Startup Tips

A step-by-step guide to building your own mobile app

Making your own app isn't as complicated as it seems.

Why do you want to build a mobile app? Do you want to ride the wave of other entrepreneurs, or did you come across a problem that you feel you can resolve? The answer to this question will determine whether your app ...

by Rahul Varshneya  | April 16, 2015 01:05:00
Startup Tips

10 tools for getting more done everyday

Take advantage of available technology in boosting your daily productivity.

It's natural for a professional to feel that there aren't enough hours in the day to get everything done. This is especially true for entrepreneurs building a business alone. Being forced to handle the many daily tasks associated with running a business ...

by John Boitnott  | April 16, 2015 12:00:00
News and Events

Zomato introduces ads on the mobile app, doubles consumer reach for merchants

Restaurant discovery app Zomato has recently introduced ads into its service after it doubled its consumer reach for its merchants.

by Press Release  | December 02, 2014 07:00:00
FirstDibs in Marketing for Entrepreneurs

Technology's impact on marketing

How has modern technology changed the current marketing landscape? Understand how the Internet could serve as a massive marketing tool for your business.

Dear Amor,I am a marketing executive working for a brand whose higher-ops are grey-haired and seasoned professionals. How do I convince them to invest on technology, as far as my line of work is concerned?I'm about to submit my proposal and I ...

by Amor Maclang  | November 13, 2014 01:50:00
Business Ideas

Why digital marketing clicks

As more consumers go online, tapping digital media may be the quickest way to their pockets

Increasing connectivity in the form of social networks and other new media can help companies stay in touch with their consumers and reduce marketing costs, a renowned public relations executive said.According to Kent Wertime, President of the Asia Pacific branch of international ...

by Rafael Santos  | October 02, 2012 10:00:00