SEATTLE – Feb. 4, 2010 – YachtWorld.com, the world’s leading Internet yacht brokerage portal and a division of Dominion Enterprises, today announced that it has added 11 international mobile phone friendly Web sites to its portfolio.
Optimized for iPhone/iPodTouch, Blackberry (OS4.6+) and Android devices, YachtWorld.com now has mobile phone friendly Web sites in the following countries: Australia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and United States of America. Translated into the appropriate languages, all mobile phone Web sites feature:
• Shortened Contact Seller form
• Greater number of dropdown selection lists on the boat search form
• Image sizes optimized to ensure they load quickly
• Boat images accessible with just one click
When making the announcement, Mike Dickman, director of marketing, YachtWorld.com, pointed out that “Industry trends are suggesting that within the next few years, nearly 50 percent of all Web browsing will occur on a mobile device. In addition it has been stated that the Mobile Internet market will be at least twice the size of Desktop Internet. Given these mobile trend indicators it makes good business sense to have Web sites that meet the needs of those people searching the Internet for our broker clients’ products. It benefits both the boat buyer and our clients.”