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Scan-to-Login for Retailers: Zapper in Focus

Internet retailers have long struggled with how to turn digital browsers into genuine registered buyers (and loyal ones at that). The problem has been that users (consumers, shoppers, etc.) just don't want to go through the hassle...

A Merchant’s Guide to the New Gmail

Now that the dust is starting to settle from Gmail's new tabbed-style inbox, the savviest of brands are being proactive in getting users to move their emails from their “Promotions” tab (where most marketing messages...

The Most Popular Tags on the Web

If you’ve ever wondered which marketing solutions are the most popular amongst enterprises, look no further than the Tealium Digital 100. The Tealium Digital 100 is a new index that is compiled quarterly, and reveals insights...

Groupon Gets Hyper-Local with New Partner Program

Daily deal operator Groupon has launched a partner network that aims to help online publishers monetize their digital properties. The affiliate program, which is available now in thirty countries, will provide online publishers a suite...

4 Unconventional Community-Building Tips

:: By Kristin Tarr, CloudFlare :: When it comes to connecting with your community, it’s important to remember that there are a variety of ways you can make an impact on your users. Conferences, events, meet-ups and forums are...

The NFL Tackles China

With training camp packed up and preseason in full swing, Americans are already sporting their team jerseys and will soon be plastered to their TV screens every Sunday. Yep, it’s officially football season. Thanks to an exclusive...

10 Leaders of Today's 'Net Retail Experience

The amount of technology and strategy that's involved in operating a successful e-commerce enterprise is staggering. Last week's eTail show in Philadelphia provided an opportunity to see the companies that are helping retailers...

The Dark Side of Web Design

The majority of sites on the ’Net have light-colored backgrounds, as it can improve readability for the end-user and helps designers differentiate on-page content with the use of contrasting colors. This is a perfectly good strategy...

Optimizing Global SharePoint Deployments

:: By Paul Andersen, Array Networks :: One of the biggest challenges to global deployments of SharePoint is dealing with poor wide area network (WAN) performance. Essentially, plans for global adoption can be thwarted due to slow page...

Call for Edison Awards Nominations

What do enterprises like Optify, Integrate and Square have in common? Besides providing innovative solutions for digital pros, they were all recognized for their efforts as 2013 Edison Awards recipients , among other B2B and B2C companies...

Need a Designer Swiftly?

In-house designers are a luxury not afforded to all. Even companies with full design teams can find themselves without help, because designers are either tied up with big projects or working for different departments. Online graphic...

Adblock Plus Journeys to Internet Explorer

Much to the chagrin of advertisers, browser extensions are available to block banner ads on webpages, video ads on YouTube and ads on Facebook. The most popular of these offerings, Adblock Plus, is now available on Internet Explorer...

Yelp Gets Serious about Reviews

Reviews are no joke over at Yelp headquarters. The local discovery platform averages 108 million monthly unique visitors who visit the service to discover businesses and make spending choices. Most of these visitors also take a gander...

10 Questions for Social Media Candidates

:: By Kate Salyers, Your Social Status :: With the proliferation of “smart devices” and the popularity of social media, there seem to be quite a few “experts” in the field. Companies are hiring full-time digital...

Rewarding Email Recipients for Loyalty (and Clicks)

Loyalty and engagement platform Punchtab announced a rather interesting integration with ExactTarget which will provide marketers with the ability to reward email list recipients for opening, clicking, and forwarding emails and newsletters...

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