Smartphone screens have become larger, websites have become responsive and mobile is emerging as the preferred method for shopping online. The recent Mobile Commerce Index report from mobile commerce company Branding Brand shows an increase of nearly 40% in mobile-optimized website visits over the previous July and a 97.6% increase in smartphone revenue.
Many small business owners depend on a smartphone for their communication, contacts, calendar, email, documents, apps, pictures, and more. Without this essential tool, the flow of business can grind to a screeching halt, and vital information can vanish.
Chances are if you own a smartphone you’ve experienced owning a broken or water damaged smartphone, or even worse, a lost or stolen phone. If this just happened to you, feel free to panic, but in the meantime, here’s what to do first and some of your best replacement options: