Have you ever noticed a large group of people looking at a small device known as a cell phone? It is likely that the cell phone owner has a new wallpaper, ringtone or the latest game. They could also be checking out the new Soft Drink commercial on the screen of the next generation mobile phone.
Cell phone applications
Cell phone applications are bringing in big dollars for both the creators and the onsellers. There are various accessories and paraphernalia to dress up your cell phones. Socks, covers, MP3 tunes and much more. Heck you can even surf the Internet on them. Facebook apps and Twitter apps allow you to connect with friends and business contacts while on the move. There are over 4.6 Billion cell phone users today and this number continually grows. The uses for mobile phones is also growing. Advertising on cell phones will be the next big boom.
Companies related to cell phones
There are many companies that have opened their door to affiliate marketers and these marketers are paying for ads to be shown on mobile phones through SMS, MMS and just plain text messages on iPhones and other 3G phones. ringtones and wallpapers give personality to the cellular phone. People want their mobile phones to be customised and they will pay money to out do their friends and relatives. Satisfying the egos of teenagers who want to flaunt their high-tech gadget to the world. Selling these items can be a great income earner for the affiliate marketer.
Popularity of cell phones
Because of the popularity of cellphone ringtones and cellphone wallpapers, computer experts and cellular phone manufacturers are quick to design software and gadgets that will help in the easy installation of ringtones and wallpapers. ringtones can be transferred via SMS, Bluetooth or even manually into the cell phone. There are cellular phone models that do not support ringtone converters, it is however possible that the cellular phone has a number of built in ringtones which will help create a dignified personality for your cellular phone.
Functional cell phones
There are also cell phones that have fully functional ringtone composers where you can design your own ringtone. Ringtones are getting more and more functional. Newer phones can designate different tones to different callers and even different tones for different people’s SMS messages. One doesn’t need to check the caller ID. The technology available on cell phones is limitless.
Newer cell phones
The newer phones such as the iPhone and next generation phones have applications for everything. Students can have a ready made dictionary, guitar tuner, even encyclopaedia. Hopefully this will ease the need for carrying a ton of school books to school. Soon computers will be obsolete as the iPhone will be able to access the WWW superhighway of information. Hopefully there will be a way to make the calls cheaper so this hardware is widely available to all students.
Today is a great day to start your transition to cell and mobile phone marketing. The ads are going to be showing more frequently on the new generation phones and there is plenty of opportunity to get in now before the rest of the world discovers just how creative this market will become. There is a new saying hitting the internet waves and that is “the money is in the Cell Phone”. Join in the fun and embrace the opportunity. The new wave of cell phone marketing is very passive and uses the 3G phone application. Many people in many countries are relying more and more on their cell phone to access the Internet. It is believed that eventually the PC will be phased out and Internet access from hand held devices will be more popular.