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Monday, October 02, 2006

Are Boomers Next Cash Cow?

Monster.com’s founder has launched a new web portal, geared strictly to baby boomers, and investors are taking notice. The largest constituency on the web, so far elders have been an untapped market, and it appears, one that is ripe for advertisers. >>

Monday, October 02, 2006

New Strategy Could Help Newspapers Rebound

A new study from API and Innosight could change the way newspapers approach doing business in an online environment. The question is, is it too late? >>

Friday, September 29, 2006

July Local Searches Up 43%

A new study out by comScore indicates that performing a search for a local business or service drives consumer action. In the study, nearly 50% of all local searchers visited a local merchant as the result of searching for their service. >>

Thursday, September 28, 2006

European Deliverability Better Than US

A new study out from Lyris Technologies indicates that European ISPs and ESPs (email service providers) are out-delivering emails to consumers compared to United States providers. Still, the rates of false positives in email delivery are higher for large ESPs across the board. >>

Thursday, September 28, 2006

Research Finds Companies Can Tell Surfers Apart

After the uproar over AOL releasing three months worth of search data, a research paper indicates that online content providers and e-tailers can indeed identify surfers from their browsing history. However, depending on the use of the information, identification could actually help users. >>

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Harris Interactive: Glitches In Online Transactions Lead To Billions In Lost Business

US research company Harris Interactive has found that consumers face considerable problems conducting online transactions and opt out of deals as a result. E-commerce companies stand to lose sales totalling an estimated $60 billion through 2010, the Rochester based company believes. >>

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Reverse Targeting: Boost Conversions?

To date, most online targeting has been to sift through the millions of daily hits to find the one or two consumers who will convert into sales, but by reversing the target could marketers raise even more revenue? >>

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Organic vs. Paid Search: Is One Better?

WebSideStory has finished a study that compares organic search returns to paid search returns. The big surprise? The conversion rates were nearly identical. >>

Monday, September 25, 2006

Is Ad Spending Really Going To Decline?

Search giant Yahoo’s shocking news last week that both brand and search advertisement spending is slowing down, has not convinced all opinion leaders in the marketing world. Several decision makers in large companies have indicated they managed to get authorization for bigger budgets the second half of this year. >>

Friday, September 22, 2006

Aquent Marketing Salary Survey Shows Detailed Information

Aquent, an online marketing specialist with over five years experience in the field of global staffing solutions for creative professionals in marketing and communications roles, has recently published the results of its annual Salary Monitor Survey. >>

Wednesday, September 20, 2006

New Study Shows Growth in Hispanic Markets

A new study from the Association of Hispanic Advertising Agencies (AHAA) raises some questions about how advertisers are, and are not, paying attention to the fast-rising Hispanic clientele in the United States. >>

Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Internet Branding Reaches College Kids

If you want to reach college kids, put your brand on the Internet. That is the result of a new survey from Burst Media. About one-third of the 800 college age kids surveyed said they use the Internet more than 10 hours on a typical week. In comparison, less than 20% say they spend 10 hours or more watching television or listening to the radio each week. >>

Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Sports and Social: What Internet Youth Wants

Need to find a niche market for a new line of cosmetics? Want to find new clientele for athletic shoes? The Internet could be your online gold mine. >>

Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Do Mobile Ads Pay Off?

Mobile phones may be the last frontier for advertisers, but the frontier is quickly dwindling away. The talk at the 2006 CTIA Wireless IT & Entertainment show in Los Angeles indicated that mobile ads could bring in $11 billion in revenue in five years. >>

Monday, September 18, 2006

Can Affiliate Partnerships Boost PPC?

You know the old slogan two heads are better than one? A new study from Marketing Experiments indicates that growing strong affiliates is just as important for online marketers as promoting pay-per-click advertising campaigns. >>

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