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Small Businesses Finding Their Optimal Search Spends

Spending on search advertising by small businesses was up 43 percent in the third quarter of 2010, but that number is a little bit misleading. That robust increase is actually down, way down, from the previous three quarters –...

Consumers Share With Friends at ShopSocially

One startup social commerce site is carving out its own niche by offering online shoppers a unique spin on user-generated product ratings. ShopSocially puts the emphasis on friends’ recommendations, with the belief that a few...

Get Real Results with Real-time Analytics

Critical to the success of every online business is a healthy set of analytics tools – and the sooner you can retrieve the data you need, the more you are able to accomplish with it. With the current emphasis shifting from “need...

How Your Competitors Are Spending the Holidays

Optimism abounds for the online retailers who took part in the Shop.org 2010 eHoliday Study. Nearly two-thirds (63.8%) expect their sales to increase this season by at least 15 percent over last year’s holiday totals. That number...

How Will You Monetize the Visual Web?

Google recently predicted that display advertising will be a $5 billion industry by 2015. Yahoo! keeps pushing display advertising (reporting a 17% increase in Q3) and claims to be as dedicated as ever to the medium. Jumping on board...

Bing/Yahoo Migration - In the Trenches

There has been a shortage of useful information for search marketers related to the Bing/Yahoo advertising migration - that fortunately is starting to change as agencies and advertisers dig in to the modified platform. Search marketing...

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Cash Back Program from Afternic (Domains)

Domain name marketplace Afternic (a NameMedia company) announced a "Cash Back" program for domain name owners who park and sell through their Domain Listing Services (DLS). Domain names parked for a minimum of 14 days become...

These Daily Deals Put Focus on E-commerce and Search

The latest entry into the dynamic daily deals space may provide the best opportunity yet for e-commerce merchants, particularly smaller businesses wanting to step up their marketing efforts to the next level. WhitePages.com is looking...

Is Click Fraud Unstoppable?

Click Forensics has released its audience quality figures for the thrid quarter 2010 and the news remains negative. The overall industry average click fraud rate according to Click Forensics was 22.3 percent - up from the 18.6 percent...

Claiming Your Facebook Place (Guide)

Facebook has become an important channel for marketers - on the Web and off. The social media destinations relatively new Facebook Places offering provides busineses an additional opportunity to track the people who visit their store...

jQuery Mobile Arrives; Develop Once, Deploy Everywhere

The alpha release of jQuery Mobile went live over the weekend. The project is a user interface framework for mobile devices built on top of jQuery, the most popular JavaScript library used today. With jQuery Mobile, developers can...

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Visual Context with In-Page Analytics (Beta)

The problem with website analytics software is that it is developed with "number crunchers" in mind, making it nearly impossible for the rest of us to "visualize" how visitors are navigating and using website pages...

Reviews Getting Five-star Treatment from Luxury Retailers

For all of the discussion about product ratings and reviews in the past year, their widespread adoption by the world’s most upscale retailers has not gained much mention – until now. Just in time for the holiday rush, Saks...

’Tis the Season: Free Holiday Graphics from Volusion

E-commerce solutions provider Volusion is in the giving spirit. The company announced on its blog Friday that it is offering free holiday graphics to help visitors spruce up their own online storefronts. The Volusion e-commerce design...

Google Leads the Way to Higher Display Earnings

Google recently predicted that online display advertising would become a $50 billion industry by 2015, and the company’s third-quarter earnings report seems to support that claim. While search remains Google’s largest revenue...

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