LinkedIn is buying sales packaging firm PointDrive to bolster its Sales Solutions portfolio.
Although financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, PointDrive’s development and product teams will be relocating to LinkedIn’s San Francisco office. All… Read More
Twitter is having a hard time attracting advertising dollars.
The social networking firm admitted in its second quarter results report that it is not getting a big enough slice of advertisers’ dollars — and shares dropped more than 11 percent in after-hours… Read More
Apple profits were down 27 percent in its third quarter, but the iPhone maker still beat Wall Streets’ sales estimates.
The company posted quarterly revenue of $42.4 billion and quarterly net income of $7.8 billion, or $1.42 per diluted share, a significant… Read More
With the sheer number of similar businesses already in existence online, it can be hard for you to stand out from the crowd. Chances are, every tactic you plan to use has been used by another company. Nevertheless, this should not keep you from trying.… Read More
My friend often says, “I love technology – you can sell it to anyone.” Technology has, over the past two decades, become the backbone of every industry, from agriculture to energy, from manufacturing to retail and from consumer goods to financial… Read More
Small business owners simply cannot afford not to practice a solid search engine optimization (SEO) strategy. The time to apply SEO is always now; businesses and brands that leave this important task for later will see their competitors getting quickly… Read More
Social Media News
By now, many of you will have read about Facebook’s news feed updates, which were made public today.
As well as listing ‘News Feed Values‘, there was also some news for publishers about how content is to be displayed in the news feed.
These updates… Read More
Facebook is celebrating the first flight of Aquila, the social network’s massive unmanned drone.
Facebook’s Aquila drone.
Until now, the company had been testing a much smaller version of the drone. But Thursday, the real Aquila, which has a wingspan… Read More
“Simply put: we don’t build services to make money; we make money to build better services.”
– Mark Zuckerberg, Founder and CEO of Facebook
Facebook is constantly improving on its platform by updating its algorithms, supplying new and exciting… Read More
Business & Marketing News
Open any PPC analytics dashboard and you’ll start swimming in numbers. Which ones are important and which ones can be set aside? Many people focus on the click-through rate (CTR). That’s the proportion of how many people see your ad versus clicking… Read More
For most online professionals, one of the largest challenges of today’s online economy is developing and maintaining a Web presence.
Today, it’s not enough to simply create a website and get writing. Instead, online professionals need to invest the… Read More
A recent study done by surveying roughly 230 respondents (including marketing professionals and online consumers) suggests that although video usage numbers are increasing exponentially, 39 percent of the businesses are still not using video for their… Read More
Even if you know that content marketing is a valuable strategy, it’s not always as easy to convince other people of that fact.
Between the expense involved and the downright foreignness of content marketing to most marketers, it can be difficult to… Read More
Every 2017 Ford vehicle that rolls off the lot in the U.S. next year will be ready for deep integration with your Smartphone.
Android Auto is built around Google Maps, Google Now and the ability to talk to Google.
Ford cars, trucks and SUVs will be… Read More
The race to acquire Yahoo is over and wireless giant Verizon is the winner.
The company has agreed to acquire Yahoo’s Internet business for $4.83 billion in cash, an investment in Verizon’s digital advertising and media business.
The purchase comes… Read More
E-mail marketing, social media marketing, PPC advertising, the list goes on and on. Ultimately, the objective of all digital marketing tactics is to drive users to a brand’s website and convert them into loyal customers. Companies that implement digital… Read More
Boise, ID, and Glasgow, UK – Brits’ patience with technology lasts 60 seconds on average before we lose our temper, according to new research from Crucial, the memory and storage experts.
Crucial surveyed 2,000 Brits and revealed that slow technology… Read More
Boulder, CO, July 12, 2016—Nearly one in five workers work part-time in the U.S. and part-time work is expected to rise to 40 percent by 2020. To help job seekers interested in finding part-time remote jobs, today FlexJobs released a list of the Top… Read More