qzone, inc., creator of the world's first mobile service for broadcasting and searching classified ads from mobile phones, today announced the company will showcase its groundbreaking consumer Snap Send Sell service live at iHollywood's Mobile Entertainment Summit.
By 2009, Gartner estimates one billion camera phones will have shipped worldwide. Text messaging is also exploding. According to CTIA, over 5 billion text messages are sent in the U.S. every month. The online classified ad market is also booming. The U.S. market alone is projected to reach $18.1 billion by 2010.
iqzone is the future of classified advertising. The company's Snap Send Sell service allows anyone with a mobile phone to broadcast a classified ad in less than 60 seconds.
Simply take a photo or video clip, text a description and send as a Multimedia (MMS) message to firstname.lastname@example.org. iqzone's intelligent agent categorizes and maximizes exposure of ads, broadcasting them to the universe of relevant online classifieds.
Video brings ads to life. Users can demonstrate products and give ads personality. Buyers can set mobile alerts for items they are interested in and be notified instantly when they become available. They can also search iqzone using their mobile phone or the web.
iqzone is free of charge with ads supported by targeted sponsors. Mobile entertainment companies can take advantage of the iqzone opportunity as they share key markets and classified ad sponsorships will be highly targeted.
iqzone is the silver bullet for advertisers offering unprecedented access to targeted mobile users. Sponsored ads will be highly contextual connecting mobile users directly to the products and services they are interested in. To protect users' privacy, they must opt-in to receive iqzone mobile alerts and sponsor ads.
"The game of advertising has changed. Mobile ads must be relevant and unobtrusive. iqzone offers a targeted, interactive experience. The service is SPAM free," added Bates.
iqzone is swift, easy and convenient. There is nothing to download, install or sign up for. MMS phones are most practical for posting photo/video ads and viewing mobile alerts. Standard MMS rates apply. Cingular/AT&T, T-Mobile, Alltel and Verizon are currently supported. Other domestic and international carriers are being added.