Digital.com evaluated 124 web development companies based in Columbus Ohio on 10 different variables and voted a list of the best web development companies in Columbus Ohio. Their reviews of companies included important information, such as costs, features, and what customers are saying. Choosing a company to design an outstanding website for your business can be a daunting task. The services offered, size of the firm, and the industries served are three important factors that were evaluated by Digital.com in selecting ZED Digital. Whether your business needs a new website, a redesign, or feature enhancements, this list can help you get the most for your budget.
|ZIG, our fully automated mobile ticketing solution is the first of its kind to offer a completely hands-free experience to public transit riders.
ZIG shifts the fare collection system from being ‘card tap’ or “scan centric”, to fully hands-free ticketing where the user boards the bus with the phone in their pocket. Powered by our Internet of Things sensor-based fare validators installed onboard public transit vehicles, our mobile ticketing solution completely automates the ticketing experience for transit riders.
BENEFITS OF ZIG TICKETLESS MOBILE TICKETING
1. Frictionless travel for riders, offers a completely hands-free boarding experience.
Contact ZED Digital to learn about the benefits of this revolutionary mobile ticketing system.
ZED ranked among the top 3 in mobile ticketing awards for public transportation
June 23, 2021
ZED Digital Smart Bus solution ZIG was named among the top three Ticketing Technologies of the Year, in the Digital Transport Ticketing Awards Challenge for 2021. This award is the most coveted and challenging category. It selects the best ticketing technologies each year that are set to transform ticketing as we know it.
ZIG is the first be-in-be-out ticketing solution to be successfully introduced in North America. This Internet of Things sensors with a mobile app offers ticketless ticketing and completely streamlines the mobile ticketing purchase and boarding process for riders. It enables users to pay for transit fares and board buses with the phone in their pockets. In addition, the solution provides a real-time view of the crowding and social distancing on buses on rider smartphones. It provides riders with a line-up-free, touchless, and hands-free boarding onto transit buses.
The ZIG solution combines Mobility as a Service trip planner. It enables users to plan trips, pay, and way find places of interest in one single app. It displays travel time and costs to reach the venues via different transportation modes including car, bus, rail, rideshare, bikeshare, scooters, taxis, interurban travel with Greyhound, and more. Toll road alternatives with costs are featured.
The app can sync to the rider’s calendar or Fitbit to encourage timely, healthy, and green mobility options for their trip. The ZIG app is available now on the App Store and Google Play, with links at https://izig.app/.
This latest technology provides valuable data and analytics insights for modern-day city planning
High-speed internet and the increasing use of smartphones on a daily base over the last decade have led to increased use of emerging technology such as the Internet of Things. The average US adult spent 3:34 hours/day on mobile devices in 2019, according to EMarketer Inc. This trend will continue through 2020 and has now led to the onset of the use of mobile apps where riders can receive on-demand and integrated mobility options for riding public transportation, rideshare, and bike-share services all in one single app.
Smart solutions are so vital to our routine activity that everyone is always looking for new apps and tools to make their lives easier and that includes the public transportation. Just getting from point A to point B it’s not enough anymore.
ZIG™: New Mobility as a Service Product Launched
COLUMBUS, OH, 10/28 — ZED Digital (ZED) launched a new and innovative Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform on October 24 called ZIG™ at the California Transit Association Conference in Long Beach California. This unique smart mobility platform eases the journey for transit customers, public transit agencies and smart cities towards a future with more sustainable mobility. The launch opened with remarks by Gary Coles, Strategic Advisor for MV Transportation, the leading provider of paratransit services and the largest privately-owned passenger transportation contracting ﬁrm in the United States. According to Gary when you see a product that can revolutionize the industry you get excited about it. ZIG takes a wholistic approach to transit system from the collection of data to how it is used to increase ridership.
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2017 Central Ohio Smart 50
There are executives in Central Ohio who work within and just outside of 270. They may not have their names on buildings (yet), but these leaders are making decisions that impact the future of all of us in the city of Columbus. The September issue of Smart Business Columbus is bringing these SMART 50 leaders to the forefront to recognize these impressive individuals who run these dynamic local companies. ZED Digital is proud to share that our very own President and CEO, Sumithra Jagannath, is a 2017 honoree on this distinguished list.
A businesswoman leaves her home in the morning on her bicycle for the nearby bus stop. She determines her departure by looking at her mobile device to see how long it will take her to get to the bus stop and work. Once she rides her bike to the bus stop, she leaves her cycle in a secured bike parking facility she accesses with her universal fare card. Once the bus arrives, she gets on the bus using that same fare card. As she gets off the bus near work, she stops to grab a coffee and pays for her java with the same universal fare card. While waiting for her drink, she examines her appointments for the day, and reserves an electric vehicle for her 2pm meeting across town using the universal fare card. At the end of her work day, she goes to the closest bus stop, rides the bus to the transit station near her home and where her bike is, picks up her bike and pedals home. This is not imagination. This is multimodal transportation happening around the world as you read this.
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What is Website Personalization? 5 ways to personalize your Business Website
So, what is website personalization? Many people believe that it is just a personalized website. While that is a start, personalization is so much more than content on a website. Many of us have seen personalization pages without realizing it was a website that implemented personalization. Think websites like Amazon, Netflix, Spotify, and Hulu. Now that’s personalization! Personalization can best be described as a company that created a data-driven online experiences just for you. That is, your website is tailored to your specific interests, on your previous actions on the website, rather than the static page everyone sees all the time. At ZED Digital, we specialize in website personalization and offer 5 tips on how you can implement Website Personalization in your business to give each of your customers their own rich experience about your products and services.
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The Power of Web Personalization & Multi-Modal Transit Technology
In a recent two-year study on the psychology behind wayfinding strategies with major transportation agencies in the US, research demonstrated that transit agencies have eight seconds to provide useful answers to a customer’s questions before the consumer becomes frustrated and walks away*. In other words, agencies only have eight seconds to display all the transit information travelers needs for a successful first impression.