Well...it's that time of year again. Fall brings a chill in the air, color to the leaves, and the frenzy of mobile geeks everywhere falling over one another for a new iPhone. (Guilty)
According to Apple, pre-orders for the iPhone 5 topped 2 million in just 24 hours. If this doesn't further illustrate the importance of ensuring that your website is optimized for mobile, I'm not sure anything ever will.
Along with iPhone users, Android users also represent a large portion of the smartphone market, and marketing toward this demographic is essential for the changing of the times, and also for the marketing of your website and campaign. Make sure you're mobile friendly!
We were curious about the stats and demographics in regards to iPhone vs. Android users, and thanks to this great infographic over at Hunch, we found some great data to share with you here. Who knew the type of phone you own could say so much about you?
Slightly more likely to briefly listen to the pitch when reached by a telemarketer. (Tweet this Stat)
35% more likely to pass the time waiting in a long line by texting. (Tweet this Stat)
TV Shows: Android users are more likely to watch Louie, How I Met Your Mother, and The Walking Dead.(Tweet This)
Movies: Users are more likely to watch X-Men: First Class, The Tree of Life, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. (Tweet This)
Books: Users are more likely to read The Lord of the Rings, 1984, and The Gunslinger. (Tweet This)
Music: Users are more likely to listen to Radiohead, Janelle Monåe, and Girl Talk. (Tweet This)
Food & Drink
Breakfast Cereal: Android users are more likely to prefer Corn Pops, Honey Nut Cheerios, and Cinnamon Toast Crunch. (Tweet This)
Ice Cream: Users are more likely to prefer Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, Vanilla, and Cookies and Cream. (Tweet This)
What Does it Say About You?
Obviously, statistics like these must be taken with a grain of salt, but it's still a lot of fun to see where you fall when measured against a large sample of users. I won't say what type of phone I have, but I will say this, I am not high-maintenance! Geeze.
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