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Monday, February 11, 2013

NCH: 305 billion coupons clipped in 2012

Billions of coupons are being clipped and downloaded each year, but according to new data from NCH Marketing the overall use coupons remains steady. Instead of huge growth spikes, different types of businesses are taking advantage of coupons in different years. >>

Friday, February 08, 2013

Monetate: $42b spent online but shoppers worry about shipping

During the 2012 Holiday Shopping period, more Americans turned to the Internet to fulfill Chirstmas wishlists. According to new data out from Monetate, $42 billion was spent online (Q4 2012), but although shoppers hit cyber stores the time between buying and receiving an item purchased online worries many. >>

Friday, February 08, 2013

comScore: Ecomm hits $186b for 2012

Q4 2012 may have everyone talking about the future of ecommerce, but new data out from comScore may push the talk to new heights. On the heels of a fourth quarter worth more than $40 billion to online retailers, comScore is reporting that the full year (2012) saw $186.2 billion in online ecommerce spending. >>

Friday, February 08, 2013

Platform to enhance content discoverability

As the online and mobile spaces continue to fracture, brands are looking for better ways to make their content discoverable. While branded blogs or well-known content sites are great, a new tool out from Mediafed is setting brands up for even better discoverability - wherever the content lies. >>

Friday, February 08, 2013

3 Questions with Jivox's Diaz Nesamoney

2012 showed brands how they needed to change to remain relevant with consumers. From creating an immersive social profile to offering additional content through 'traditional' advertising. Diaz Nesamoney weighs in on those trends - and how they may change in 2013. >>

Thursday, February 07, 2013

Solve Media: BOT usage on the up with fraudsters

New data out from Solve Media shows the use of BOTS continues to increase, with usage spiking around the globe during Q4 2012. According to the report the increase in shopping and advertising activities during the 2012 holiday shopping season led to the increase in usage. >>

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

Staples, AppDirect partner for SMB cloud toolset

A new partnership in the small business space may open more of the cloud to SMBs across the US. From AppDirect and Staples, the App Center will allow SMBs to quickly purchase and then manage cloud based applications for their businesses. >>

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Constant Contact: SMBs don't update biz listings

A new survey out today from Constant Contact underlines a short-coming of many small businesses - that they aren't keeping online listings updated. Rather than updating website, phone and even address information, many use old listings or no listings at all. >>

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Over 10% of 2012 sales via Bigcommerce completed on mobile

New data from online ecommerce and mcommerce platform Bicgommerce reveals that a growing number of consumers using its platform are completing sales on a mobile device. >>

Monday, February 04, 2013

Valentine's Day surveys reveals what lovers are getting, and what they want

In its latest Valentine's Day spending survey, the National Retail Federation found that consumers will spend slightly more this year than last while a survey from Money Talk News found that spending time with loved ones outshines physical gifts. >>

Thursday, January 31, 2013

93% of consumers consider real-time live help valuable to customer experience

A recent survey by LivePerson of almost 6,000 consumers across several countries has revealed that, while price and affordable delivery options play an important part in online purchase decisions, the online customer experience can make or break a sale. In an increasingly social online environment, real-time live help is becoming a valuable customer service tool. >>

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

57% of UK brands now have mobile-optimized websites

UK brands are moving in the right direction by optimizing websites for mobile. The Internet Advertising Bureau (UK) wants marketers to make mobile mandatory in 2013 as consumers increasingly browse the web on their mobile devices. >>

Monday, January 28, 2013

2013 - the year of the virtual fitting room?

Big fashion brands, including Adidas and Hugo Boss, are implementing virtual online fitting rooms in a bid to reduce return rates and improve customer satisfaction. >>

Thursday, January 24, 2013

SAVO Group app offers anytime access for sales pros

A new application out this week from SAVO Group should open the lines of communication for external sales based on Corporate Visions methodology. Through the application sales staff have anytime access to messages, marketing tools and refresher courses - even outside the office. >>

Thursday, January 24, 2013

SEOmoz takes on AudienceWise

Look for more from SEOmoz in the coming year. The company has announced they'll buy AudienceWise in a seven figure deal. SEOmoz is a search enginge optimization and social networking optimization software hub. The addition of AudienceWise to the company framework will give brands another way to engage audiences. >>

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