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Google Updates Local Listing Guidelines

UPDATE: Google local listings to support individual business departments and multiple practitioner listings - LINK...

Brands Knowingly Fail Users

With all the talk about user experience - optimizing for it, designing for it, etc. - more than 60 percent of brand owners still freely admit to offering their online users only an average or below-average digital experience. This...

Real-Time Bidding Boosts Ad Revenue for Publishers

The increased use of real-time bidding (RTB) and private marketplaces for selling online ads has resulted in a noticeable boost in revenue for publishers, including a lift in CPMs, according to the digital media platform PubMatic ...

The Highest Quality Ads are Directly Purchased

Integral Ad Sciences releases new TRAQ scores in Semiannual Review - LINK - Directly purchased ad placements score highest...

Constant Contact Makes Events More Mobile

Checking in event attendees? – http://wsm.co/XrGY3x – There’s an app for that!...

Start Promoting: Holiday Guide for Merchants

The term “holiday” is defined as a day of festivity or recreation when no work is done. For merchants, however, holidays tend to increase the workload and (hopefully) sales, because holidays typically give consumers more...

Is Wishpond Group Offer App a Groupon Killer?

Social media marketing platform Wishpond recently released a Group Offer app, allowing retailers to create "group deals" without resorting to the use of third-party deal platforms like Groupon. The app essentially provides...

Humanizing E-Commerce with a Conversation Engine from Loopit

Social shopping was all the rage several years ago. The digital dream was that like-minded consumers (shoppers) would organize themselves, discover products and shop online together, engaging with each other in the context of the merchant’s...

Webgistix Targets Amazon Prime with SmartStock

Order fulfillment provider Webgistix has launched SmartStock, a solution which streamlines the inbound inventory process – ensuring inventory levels are updated and merchandise is ready for sale after arriving at a Webgistix...

Is 2013 The Year to Sell Your E-Commerce Store?

By Dave Slutzkin, CEO, Flippa Timing really is everything, and knowing when to sell your business means the difference between cutting your losses and having the cash to fund your next big idea. At Flippa, a website marketplace, we...

USD-Only Merchants Missing Out

Nearly half the world’s population is expected to be online in the next couple of years . This growing population will not only have a dramatic impact on global e-commerce sales, but also the way merchants capitalize on local...

Retail Cyber Attacks Increasing

Both the number and severity of cyber attacks on retailers is accelerating according to TrustWave's 2013 Global Security Report. The report indicates that those in the retail sector are now the top target for cyber criminals, making...

Zappos Tracks Pinterest Conversions with Pinfluencer

As Pinterest continues its slow but steady ascent to social media greatness, brands are turning to the platform in droves to raise awareness with their target consumers and, in some cases, even turning a profit. As more and more enterprises...

Dealing with Digital Writer's Block

Anyone who writes or develops content has been there before – at your desk staring at a blank screen and blinking cursor, because despite how hard to you try to sit down and focus, nothing is coming out. In other words, you’re...

Five Tips for First-Time Website Owners

It's no secret the Web continues to explode as a resource for consumers and businesses, and Web traffic is only going to grow. In fact, global Internet traffic is projected to quadruple by 2015 . If you're a business, getting...

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