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The Cost of Retargeting

With so much talk these days about privacy concerns on the Web, one of the biggest questions facing advertisers and retailers right now is, How much is too much? Specifically with regard to the rapidly developing field of personalized...

Yotta: The New Guy in Web Performance Analysis

Improve the user experience and you improve revenue, right? It only makes sense then that we're starting to see more companies enter a previously shallow pool of performance monitoring services on the market. The latest is Yottaa...

Google Buzz API adds Track

Google Buzz never really took off with consumers, but that has not stopped Google from making the platform more accessible to developers. Google announced a new feature for its Google Buzz API dubbed Track which allows a user to restrict...

Mapping Services: Extending the Boundaries

Two leaders in the location-based technology field have announced a partnership that brings together sophisticated online mapping applications with high-quality geographic information system (GIS) data. By integrating the geographic...

Email’s Growing Influence on Social

Constant Contact announced new features today that enable email marketers to promote social sharing of their content and messaging. The new features work with the company's existing social share functions (which have been used...

Gartner Report Sees Positive Outlook for WCM Market, Sitecore

IT research and analysis firm Gartner, Inc. has released its 2010 Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management report, in which it declares the content management sector a vibrant part of the Web industry that will likely surpass $1 billion...

Granny Gets a Facebook Page

Social media use has grown dramatically across all age groups, but older users have been adopting networking tools particularly fast. New research today released by Pew Internet indicates that social networking use among Internet users...

Google's Realtime Search for Business

Google has tuned up their Realtime Search and is letting it loose on the public. The greater Web world, including consumers, might not yet be aware of this search revolution but marketers and Web business need to take notice -- now...

Designing to be The Best

Web users have options -- thousands of them. It's one of the reasons the Web is so useful but also one of the great challenges of Web business. How do you make sure your site is the one that stands out amid the rest and that users...

New Tool Cuts Through the Tedium of Link Building

We have written countless articles about the relationship between quality, relevant links and any measure of Web success, always being sure to include the fact that the best portfolios are built through difficult and often tedious...

All Eyes on the SERPs

Mari Carmen Marcos and Cristina Gonzalez Caro from Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona might not have known that their recently released eye tracking research ( available here in Spanish and translated with commentary here at dynamical...

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StatCounter Upgrades; Is the Future of Analytics Free?

A reliable analytics solution is of great importance to your Web success – remember: you can’t manage what you can’t measure and you sure won’t be able to monetize it either. But is the future of analytics solution...

Local Targeted Display Will Have Advertisers Seeing Double

The fastest-growing segment of online advertising is the local sector, projected to grow nearly 18 percent in 2011. The driving force, according to the Borrell Associates’ 2011 Ad Forecast, will be local targeted display advertising...

Alibaba's U.S. Expansion Aims to Benefit Small Retailers

Alibaba, the largest e-commerce operation in China, has made its second U.S. acquisition in as many months. Both are part of an ambitious expansion of Alibaba’s e-commerce marketplace, AliExpress.com, and both should create new...

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WM Radio: Crowd-sourced Couponing, Reader Questions Answered

Crowd-sourced couponing is hot. Groupon.com ushered in the era but there are alternatives with new business models. We speak with the Founder of KnowtoriousDeals.com about their new website. Also, we answer a user question about sitemaps...

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