Pokémon Go takes the modern path to success. They enabled their users. What is it that has led it to become the most downloaded game in the app store with over 5% of worldwide users on android installing it in the first 2 weeks? The marketing model. When we look at competing games in the app…
Looking for ways to track a cell phone? How to track by the GPS on a phone?
If the user has Gmail on their phone or anything that uses a Gmail account like YouTube (which 99% of phones use), then you an most likely see exactly where the phone was and the exact time it was there.
If you can login to the Gmail account then you can select the location history and see a map of exactly where the device was located and at what time. While this is not exact tracking by a phones GPS signal it is pretty extensive record of where a phone has been throughout each day going back many months. Here is a screen shot of the last 30 days in my boring routine.
You can also set it to specific days and see the location of a person based on their smartphone GPS signal for specific days and times of the day.
Be sure to click delete history in yours now because yes this is pretty f*^%&% creepy.
If you are logged in to your Gmail or YouTube account right now then you location history is running. Go to this link to see yours right now, get freaked out and delete it if you so choose.
Todd Kron of Sellaholics is a veteran of Analytics, PPC, Display, video, UX, conversion optimization, affiliate programs, web design and web programming since 2002. My background includes affiliate sales to 6 figures, director of a web design agency, and currently the digital manager for a leading energy company located in Huntersville, NC. From search to sale 1000 different ways is my background. Sellaholics is a Google Partner Agency.
Let’s Sell Your Stuff
No free e-books, just you selling more stuff.
Recent Project – Video Production
— July 12, 2016
— April 22, 2016
If you have been involved in any sort of paid social media campaign building then you know about the pesky Instagram and Facebook 20% rule. Facebook will reject any ads that use over 20% of the image for text. Now the pesky part is that this is determined by a grid system in which any…
— January 5, 2016
I sure do hate link bait posts like “top 5 ways you to get the job!” or “7 gifts every girl will love every time!”. This type of social media bait is the scourge of LinkedIn and similar platforms. In the world of Twitter there are more people than ever are “doing it wrong”. Today…
PPC, Digital & Search Marketing Stories
So this story “breaks”: Two Seattle residents have found their own way to capitalize on the burgeoning marijuana industry — and it doesn’t involve growing or even selling pot. The friends, who call themselves “domainers,” buy the domain names for as low as $8.99 and are aiming to sell each for a minimum of $10,000….
Solving blog spam with corporate spam? So captcha’s have evolved quite a bit over the last 5-7 years. What was once a simple text type in box has become a variety of things to stop or slow down bots that can undo whatever a captcha can do. We have seen a thousand types of squiggly…
Currently I am in the process of vetting a chat solution for our organization. Our organizational need will be about 4 operators to include customer service and some escalations regarding sales and business accounts. So we will have 2-3 groups, a handful of operators and lots of interaction with site visitors that have reach some…
Some basic consideration geared mainly toward the common entry pages for your ecommerce store. While some of this is obvious to those in UX or SEO it’s good to have complete checklist from 101 to 202 in nature. Start with you homepage and this portion of this list to see if your ecommerce entry page…
So nothing serious here. I had Memorial Day off and was in my office finishing up early on a website leaving me a lot of time to kill. So, I spent the evening shooting clips, loading up Adobe Premier CC with sites and sounds. As with all things in SEO, and often in life, getting…
My WordPress based sites almost always have a collection of IF_Frontpage wordpress statements. When I see something specific I want to be used on the most important page for SEO I just work it in the template myself. Your homepage will always have the most SEO juice (exceptions could be possible in odd circumstances). If…
Looking for ways to track a cell phone? How to track by the GPS on a phone? If the user has Gmail on their phone or anything that uses a Gmail account like YouTube (which 99% of phones use), then you an most likely see exactly where the phone was and the exact time it…
Do you have a list of customers, a list of newsletter recipients or list of people who may have been customers in the past? You are likely missing out on a huge marketing opportunity. If you don’t use custom audiences in these types of ways, immediately fire your digital marketing team and draw mustaches on…