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Over 40% of Home Improvement Contractors Accessing E-mail Via iPhone According to BuildZoom(August 12, 2011)
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 12, 2011
Today, BuildZoom released usage data, drawn from a national sample of around 3,000 home improvement contractors, which indicated that the iPhone was the most popular tool for accessing e-mails.
In fact, the data revealed that over 40% of BuildZoom home improvement contractors use the iPhone to receive the bulk of their e-mails during a typical workday, far outpacing Hotmail (~15%), Yahoo! (~13%) and Outlook 2007 (~8%).
"Home improvement contractors are mobile entities," said Ryan Petersen, a spokesman for the company. "The iPhone is a natural fit for the way they live and work."
The research data was based on analysis the e-mail usage of over 3,000 registered BuildZoom users over a several month period.
BuildZoom provides consumers with free access to information on over 1.5 million remodeling and construction businesses throughout the United States. Each business is ranked and rated based on a proprietary algorithm that analyzes publicly available records, private ratings from third-party resources, consumer feedback, social media and more. In addition, BuildZoom provides businesses with a suite of online marketing tools that help them increase their online visibility, manage their reputation and acquire new business leads.
Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/8/prweb8711826.htm.
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