iPhone 4 Now Available in India, Fans Celebrate on Twitter

The iPhone 4 is now available in India, thanks to Aircel and Bharti Airtel. With the launch, #iPhone4 has also become a top trending topic on Twitter India. Among those involved in the […] Related posts: Aircel is First to Launch iPhone 4 in India, May 27 Bharti Airtel previously took the lead by claiming […]

Google Chromebooks: How Will They Impact the Antivirus Industry?

Google has been touting the security features of its Chrome OS operating system since it was unveiled last year. Google hopes that both consumers and businesses will go for web-based computing model the operating system offers, which includes instant updates … Continue reading →

Bing Shopping Gets More Social, Visual

Microsoft has redesigned Bing Shopping to help consumers make “more informed shopping decisions”, according to the announcement on the Bing Search blog. The revamped homepage provides a more visual display of the most popular items and content, where articles and categories are arranged next to top searches, popular products and the… [[ This is a […]

Unsubscribe: Breaking Up is Hard To Do

Email service provider ExactTarget has published a series of reports, the most recent (#8) of which details why consumers end brand relationships (permission-based email and social channels like Twitter and Facebook), how they do it, and "the impact of this 'social break-up' on consumers’ intent to do business with… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit […]

Koprol Launches Location-based Marketing Features

Yahoo’s Koprol, an Indonesian location-based social network has launched a series of new features which allows businesses to reach out to more consumers through its service. Businesses can now sign up for its […] Related posts: HOW TO: Create a Location-based Marketing Campaign Location-based marketing is one of the major trends in the… Is Location-Based […]

E-commerce Keyword Research

The reason that it is important to stay informed about feature changes at major services is because it enables you to both understand how consumers locate, identify, and experience your products (in the case of e-commerce merchants. Google made a small but rather meaningful update related to its "Instant" search feature severak weeks… [[ This […]

1 out of 3 Asians said “I love you” for the first time via Email

Valentine’s Day clashes with Monday blues: It isn’t an ideal day for a date. Many people will be hard-pressed to take time out for romance and emails are often the last resort to […] Related posts: Email Usage Statistics In The U.S [INFOGRAPHIC] Email marketers alert! Rackspace has compiled its business email usage… Facebook can […]

Online Do Not Track Bill Introduced In Congress

U.S. Representative Jackie Speier  (D-CA) introduced “Do Not Track Me” legislation in Congress today that would let people block the tracking of their online activity. “People have a right to surf the web without Big Brother watching their every move and announcing it to the world,” said Speier . “The internet marketplace has matured, and […]

Affiliate Programs for Tax Season

Hardly able to keep up with the increasing number of consumers who search the Web for relief around tax time is the multitude of online services that offer expert advice, swift results and significant savings. The space has become one of the Web’s fastest-growing businesses and the next two months will yield the highest earnings […]

Content Strategies for Merchants

Trust in a brand or retailer is now more important to online consumers than any other time in the Web’s history. It is absolutely essential for today’s e-commerce merchants to build trust in order to be successful, and along with the quality of products and services they sell there is no better way to earn […]

Retailers are Missing the Connection with Mobile Shoppers

Mobile shopping applications that provide consumers access to price comparisons, product availability, coupons, recommendations, ratings and reviews helped drive online spending to record highs during the 2010 holidays. However, according to a new study from Motorola Solutions, many brick-and-mortar retailers paid dearly for neglecting to keep… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my […]

Trends in Landing Page Design for Search Marketers

Landing pages are critical to the success of search marketing and advertising campaigns. To ensure that the destination where consumers end up post-click presents the best opportunity for conversion, let's review three current landing page design trends. When you want to analyze what works best in landing page design, start with the most… [[ This […]

Shorter Videos Provide a Longer Social Reach

Online video delivers a significantly higher return for marketers when consumers share them with friends through social media. Considered a hybrid between online video advertising and social networking, the social video space is rapidly becoming one of the most valuable channels for Web professionals. The Jun Group, a New York City-based social… [[ This is […]

A Banner Year for Online Coupons

Online consumers not only spent record amounts during the 2010 holiday season, they also saved more than ever by using coupons. Retailmenot.com, the most heavily trafficked coupon site offering more than 485,000 online and offline deals, released its 2010 Holiday Consumer Coupon Report on Thursday. As consumers continue to search harder for… [[ This is […]

Social Commerce Platform Enables Selling Directly on Facebook

On Tuesday, ShopVisible launched a new e-commerce platform for Facebook that allows retailers to sell products to consumers without requiring them to leave the world’s most popular social network. Whereas Facebook has been a valuable platform for merchants to build brand loyalty and product awareness that drives customers to their retail… [[ This is a […]