As much as digital, virtual or otherwise augmented experiences are prized by today's tech-savvy consumers, many of the top April 2015 interactive ideas favor in-person interaction. In Better and Faster, a New York Times bestselling release from chief Trend Hunter Jeremy Gutsche, this pattern is described as divergence. Divergence is classified as a movement away from what's happening in the mainstream—this can be seen in products and services that stress personalization, rebellion, status and exclusivity.
Aiming to make brick and mortar locations worth visiting, clothing retailer Joe Fresh is hosting a social media contest that revolves around its dressing room mirrors. Similarly, the Fbox is a counter that helps a physical location boast the influence it has on social media. Rejecting the notion that business has to be either online or offline, these experiences find a happy medium in between.
Top 65 Interactive Ideas in April
More Stats +/-
Virtual Reality Parties
Beauty Tutorial Apps
In-Store Selfie Contests
Superhero Egg Costumes
Virtual Technology Shops
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.