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Kaon Announces First Device-Agnostic Social Media Sharing Cards for Interactive 3D Product Apps

Engage Prospects and Drive More Sales by Easily Sharing 3D Interactive Models of B2B Products on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook

MAYNARD, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/22/13 -- Kaon Interactive, a leading provider of interactive 3D product marketing applications, today announced the Kaon Share Card, the first tool engineered to enable B2B marketers to quickly share interactive product marketing applications on social media networks such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn via any mobile device.

By using the Kaon Share Card, savvy marketers can now quickly educate their sales teams about their newest app creations or product launches by easily posting interactive mobile content on their existing social media networks. Sales teams can now tweet a Kaon Share Card of their product to potential customers that goes directly to a virtual 3D product model within their app. This results in the perfect "leave-behind," giving prospects access to their own self-driven 3D product experience or a direct link to access the model on any mobile device.

The Kaon Social Card includes:

  • The icon, title, and app description
  • Link to the Apple App store
  • Link to the Google Play store (for Android-enabled apps)
  • Link to the WebGL version (for WebGL-enabled apps)
  • Link to launch the app, if it is installed
  • Smart App Banner to go to the Apple Store, or to launch the App if installed
  • Twitter App Card enabled, so the Apple or Google Play store appears directly in tweets
  • Responsive design for a crisp experience on both Desktop and Mobile
  • Twitter "Tweet" button
  • Facebook "Recommend" button
  • LinkedIn "Share" button
  • Short simple URL

The Kaon 3D Product Apps allow users to interact with entire portfolios of virtual 3D products (that look and behave just like the actual product), along with supporting marketing content.

"As more companies are turning to social media to generate product awareness, they are looking for an ubiquitous tool that makes their interactive applications available everywhere," explained Dana Drissel, Senior Director of Marketing at Kaon Interactive. "Kaon has streamlined access to these applications to create a more memorable social marketing experience, allowing users to walk away with interactive product demonstrations on their personal mobile devices, which in turn increases their product knowledge retention and makes it more likely that they will buy."

The Kaon Social Share Card is the first of its kind to link directly to ALL downloadable versions of the App, regardless of mobile platform, so users can immediately access the iTunes Store or Google Play store depending on what mobile device they are using. Another social media capability now available is the integration of live feeds from Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube, making Kaon's interactive 3D Product Apps both a producer, and a consumer of, social media content.

Follow Kaon
Blog: http://blog.kaon.com
Twitter: @marketing3D
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/KaonInteractive
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/kaon-interactive

About Kaon Interactive
Kaon Interactive is a leading developer of interactive 3D product marketing and mobile marketing applications. Founded in 1996, the company helps B2B marketers and salespeople consistently demonstrate and differentiate products anywhere anytime and turn prospects into customers. By combining touch screen, interactive features with 3D photo-realism, Kaon's 3D Product Models transform product marketing content into visual product storytelling experiences to deepen customer engagement, reduce marketing expenses and accelerate the sales cycle. More than 4,000 Kaon interactive applications are being used worldwide at trade shows, remote sales demonstrations, product launches, executive briefing centers, and on customer and partner websites by leading global product manufacturing companies including Cisco, Juniper Networks, Ciena, IBM, EMC, BD, GE, Waters and Oracle. To experience a demonstration and learn more about Kaon, visit www.kaon.com or call us at 978-344-4106.

Copyright (c) 2000-2013 Kaon Interactive, Inc. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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