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Urban Airship

Improve customer engagement with push notifications, location-based marketing and analytics.

What is Urban Airship?

We’ve built the smartest, most aware, precise, easy-to-use, scalable, secure and powerful push messaging platform on the planet. Our Push messaging platform leverages all that is unique about mobile as a channel, and that lights the spark to create meaningful and valuable mobile experiences. We help put your app in front of your users at the right time, and in the right place to drive usage and brand engagement.
Urban Airship is a tool in the Mobile Push Messaging category of a tech stack.

Who uses Urban Airship?

Companies
22 companies reportedly use Urban Airship in their tech stacks, including Airbnb, Netflix, and Accenture.

Developers
32 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Urban Airship.

Urban Airship Integrations

Heroku, Amplitude, Stitch, Appcelerator, and Kinvey are some of the popular tools that integrate with Urban Airship. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with Urban Airship.
Public Decisions about Urban Airship

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Urban Airship in their tech stack.

Yasmine de Aranda
Chief Growth Officer at Huddol · | 6 upvotes · 15.1K views

Hi there, we are a seed-stage startup in the personal development space. I am looking at building the marketing stack tool to have an accurate view of the user experience from acquisition through to adoption and retention for our upcoming React Native Mobile app. We qualify for the startup program of Segment and Mixpanel, which seems like a good option to get rolling and scale for free to learn how our current 60K free members will interact in the new subscription-based platform. I was considering AppsFlyer for attribution, and I am now looking at an affordable yet scalable Mobile Marketing tool vs. building in-house. Braze looks great, so does Leanplum, but the price points are 30K to start, which we can't do. I looked at OneSignal, but it doesn't have user flow visualization. I am now looking into Urban Airship and Iterable. Any advice would be much appreciated!

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Urban Airship's Features

  • Industry’s best Push Messaging (with up to 1M messages per month, free).
  • Ready to go, proven and can be working in your app within hours.
  • Flexible APIs to drop in as-is or to completely customize.
  • Cross-platform ready (iOS, Android, Windows, Blackberry and more).
  • Enterprise-class uptime, security and scalability.
  • Comprehensive documentation.
  • Email support access.
  • Love, respect and appreciation from your developer friends here at UA.

Urban Airship Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Urban Airship?
Pushwoosh
Free unlimited cross platform push notifications! iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Phonegap, Unity, Marmalade, Adobe Air - we support them all! Easy integration, open-source SDK.
Localytics
Localytics provides app analytics and app marketing for the mobile market, similar to companies such as Flurry and Adobe.
Amazon SNS
Amazon Simple Notification Service makes it simple and cost-effective to push to mobile devices such as iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, and internet connected smart devices, as well as pushing to other distributed services. Besides pushing cloud notifications directly to mobile devices, SNS can also deliver notifications by SMS text message or email, to Simple Queue Service (SQS) queues, or to any HTTP endpoint.
Firebase
Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
OneSignal
OneSignal is a high volume push notification service for websites and mobile applications. OneSignal supports all major native and mobile platforms by providing dedicated SDKs for each platform, a RESTful server API, and a dashboard.
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Urban Airship's Followers
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