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Doing Facebook Hashtags the Right Way

If you’re not using Facebook hashtags the right way, you’re definitely using them the wrong way. After what seems like years of speculation, Facebook finally announced that it now supports clickable hashtags. Facebook calls...

Big Brands Using Twitter for Customer Service

Have you ever sought out customer service on Twitter from a brand you’re currently doing business with (or are looking to do business with)? If so, you’re definitely not alone. A new report from Simply Measured indicates...

Local Google Carousel in Focus

Google users, and the local businesses looking to attract them into their stores, have begun noticing the new Carousel layout for local search results. The search results design feature has been available on Nexus slates and the iPad...

The Most Dangerous App in Ecommerce

It might just be the most dangerous application in the world of e-commerce, but will consumers use it? ShopGenuis , made by NetPlenish Inc., is a free browser tool (for those using Chrome, Safari, and Firefox) that provides automatic...

Game Programming Language Lobster Emerges

News broke this week that the makers of Candy Crush Saga, a mobile game developed by Midasplayer International Holding Co. (also known as "King") has hired banks to pursue a U.S. initial public offering. I won't go into...

Seasonal Fluctations in Domain Parking

Does the time of year impact how much domainers can expect to earn from their parked domains? Apparently so, according to recent findings from DomainIndex.com on the seasonality of parking revenues. The summers months, according to...

Easier Shipping for Ebay Sellers with Endicia

Endicia is now offering its online postage and shipping software to Ebay sellers. The integration will enable Ebay sellers to import their Ebay orders into the solution, print shipping labels and post tracking information back to Ebay...

Ektron 9 Released; Partners with Rackspace for CMS Hosting in the Cloud

.Net Web content management (WCM) solution Ektron has released its latest version this week and announced a collaboration with cloud hosting powerhouse Rackspace. Ektron 9 brings mobile enhancements, enriched persona management, richer...

9 Ad Lessons to Change Your Thinking

Editor's Note: The Web industry moves fast, and if you don't stop to take in what others are saying (and doing), you could be left behind. SMX Advanced 2013 offered some very informative and actionable paid advertising sessions...

Canadians A Loyal Bunch, and Other Insights on Global Affiliate Marketing

Working online means running a business that has the potential to go global right from the get-go, which means keeping an eye on emerging trends from around the world is really important, especially for advertisers that use affiliates...

Is Running a SMB Harder Today than Five Years Ago?

Running a small business is tougher today than it was five years ago, according to a new Constant Contact survey. The “Small Businesses: Then and Now Survey” found that 59 percent of small business owners believe it’s...

SEO 3.0: Image Use and the Very Visual Future of Optimization

Google’s Matt Cutts indicated in his most recent video that using stock images on web pages does not have an effect on SEO – either negative or positive. Glad we have that cleared up! While images may not directly influence...

Zurmo CRM Gets a Kanban View

Hopefully you know that there’s far more to the CRM landscape than Salesforce – there are, in fact, hundreds of high quality lead and prospect (customer) management solutions on the market (check out our recent Top 50 found...

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As CPCs Rise, How Will Advertisers React?

Following the migration to Adwords Enhanced Campaigns, Google advertisers are seeing increased bid prices in the range of 6% during the last three months according to new findings from Adobe – which recently examined 100 advertisers...

Adobe Creative Cloud Gets More Awesome (and More Essential)

Adobe has released a significant update to its subscription-based Creative Cloud offering, making available hundreds of new features to its “CC” desktop applications such as cross-device collaboration and some exciting...

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