Geofencing is a location-based service in which an app uses GPS, RFID, Wi-Fi or cellular data to trigger a pre-programmed action when a mobile device enters or exits a virtual boundary set up around a geographical location, known as a geofence.
iBeacon is a similar service however it uses Bluetooth technology to communicate between a physical device (avg. $150 device) placed within a business and someone walking/driving by.
Geofencing $100/mo. per fence - Limited fences available based on geographic area (based on current advertisers & fence schedules). Place a geofence around your business with a 2 week wait period between push notifications to the same user.
iBeacon $150 one-time device fee $150/mo. - Users must purchase an iBeacon device (typically last 2-3 years with internal battery).
Notice: Geofencing is not allowed over competitor locations.
Request a call to speak with your market partner - they can step you through the entire process.