Blockchain, blockchain, blockchain...the word is almost inescapable in today's media frenzied world. The technology has the capability to bring enormous changes to the way global business is conducted, but how will it affect outdoor advertising?
Digital signage for car parking facilities is a relatively untouched goldmine, brimming with the potential to enhance the customer experience, exploit new advertising and revenue generating opportunities and improve car park security.
In the digital signage industry, it's easy to get lost in a sea of various displays, software packages and media players. It can all start to blend together after a while. The key is to analyze the underlying trends.
Digital menu boards, kiosks, online ordering and loyalty programs are just a few technologies that are making their debut in restaurants. During a panel at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit, panelists discussed how to get your restaurant tech ready.
Self-driving cars are rapidly coming to the public's attention, especially due to their potential to dramatically reduce wrecks and improve the overall driving experience. For the digital signage industry, self-driving cars could present a big opportunity for innovative DOOH campaigns.
Before selecting an outdoor display, you need to answer a few questions such as: How will it hold up in the sunlight? How can I handle overheating? And how will I afford it?
Recently, I read a Cracked article that mentioned digital signage but not in a positive way. It identified both animated menu boards in theaters and gas station digital signage networks as more annoying than helpful. You need to follow a few tactics to keep your digital signage from annoying customers.
Last week, we discussed key considerations for selecting a screen such as aesthetics, ports, resolution and size. Next, we will examine protecting your screen indoors and outdoors, and how to choose between a commercial or consumer screen.
Digital signage isn't just for retailers anymore. Now everyone is making use of the technology, including houses of worship. While many churches use displays during worship services, others are beginning to use outdoor displays to showcase their messages.
A sports arena is already an incredibly exciting place. With all that energy, how can digital signage contribute to the fan's excitement and experience? And how can integrators deal with all the issues and challenges that come with digital signage?
Government services do not always have the best reputation, due to poor communication, long wait times and bad customer service. However, government offices can help improve communication, educate users on services and improve customer service with digital signage.
Christmas is over, but you can still treat yourself on some holiday stories from last month, such as how you can learn from the Star Wars Battlefront 2 public relations nightmare and evaluating digital menu board solutions.
Customers are watching more video than ever before, especially on the go. Companies can take advantage of DOOH to both inform and retain customers.
It wasn't so long ago that even the simplest of targeted digital communication seemed far-fetched to many marketing firms. In recent years, the ability of companies to analyze a customer's interactions with online media and tailor their ad experience based on the results has seen incredible technological leaps, especially with digital signage.
In my time on the highway, I've seen a lot of uninteresting and static DOOH campaigns. Advertisers, you can 'DOOH' better.
Use of digital signage in the restaurant space has been growing exponentially as operators realize the flexibility, marketing and branding opportunities it provides. But there is another important reason to deploy digital signage for your brand: It increases dwell times and encourages increased spending while in the restaurant.
Last month, users gobbled up stories on McDonald's, software, restaurants and digital signage horror stories.
McDonald's transformed three bus shelters in Milan, Italy into interactive stores where customers can order via a touchscreen and have food delivered to them. The QSR did this to promote the launch of its online delivery service, McDelivery, in Italy.
Many restaurants are snatching up digital signage like candy, but there's still major challenges when addressing the logistics, user friendliness and customer experience challenges.
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