You’ll get to vote on a few of the best app pages below but we’ll run through a few things points of quality review first.
Finding the app on the candidates websites
- http://www.barackobama.com/ link to the app on the bottom of full website which is also reactive to mobile browser (shows mobile site when accessed through a mobile phone).
- http://www.mittromney.com/ link to mobile website at bottom of page. Couldn’t find a link to the app on the website though is also reactive to mobile browser (shows mobile site when accessed through a mobile phone).
Finding the app in the ‘App Store’ app
Push Notifications & Using Your Location
Both apps use the good practice of asking if they may send push notification and if they may use your location. These are definitely best practices in mobile marketing. We’ll see how customized, specific and effective these services prove to be in the lead-up to the election.
TIME TO VOTE
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App User Rating (from the App Store)
- Obama For America: 256 Ratings @ 4 Stars
- Romney- Ryan: 169 Ratings @ 4.5 Stars
It’s a close race, download Now To Rate Them Yourselves