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Those on mobile devices account for lots of Net use

By John Agsalud

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 07, 2014

~~<p>It is a given today that any business or government agency needs some sort of online presence. The need for a website varies widely, from e-commerce to social networking and product information. Regardless of the reason, businesses and government agencies need to consider that many of its cyberspace visitors are coming from a mobile device.</p>
<p>It is estimated that 20 percent of Internet traffic involves a mobile device, such as a smartphone or tablet. Web titans such as PayPal, Facebook and Amazon report an ever increasing number of mobile-based visitors. What's even more astounding is that many folks never use a traditional computer (PC or Mac) to visit such sites. As such, it is expected that mobile-only traffic will continue to increase dramatically.</p>
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It is a given today that any business or government agency needs some sort of online presence. The need for a website varies widely, from e-commerce to social networking and product information. Regardless of the reason, businesses and government agencies need to consider that many of its cyberspace visitors are coming from a mobile device.

It is estimated that 20 percent of Internet traffic involves a mobile device, such as a smartphone or tablet. Web titans such as PayPal, Facebook and Amazon report an ever increasing number of mobile-based visitors. What's even more astounding is that many folks never use a traditional computer (PC or Mac) to visit such sites. As such, it is expected that mobile-only traffic will continue to increase dramatically. Login for more...



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