As the world’s leading manufacturers compete for shares of the explosive tablet computer, e-reader and smartphone markets, only one thing in the technology industry is certain at this point – consumers will spend more on gadgets in 2011 than any year prior. Another safe assumption is that no matter what the primary focus of your … Continue reading “Five Top-Tier Tech Affiliate Programs”
Marketing automation software is here to stay.
No longer an emerging trend or the domain of a select few savvy businesses, these software platforms streamline sales and marketing departments by replacing high-touch, repetitive manual processes with automated solutions. Sounds good, right? But what do these solutions really enable your organization to do, how can it benefit … Continue reading “Big List of Marketing Automation Software”
Website Magazine produces a suggested reading list for its readers once every few months and (lucky you) today’s the day.
Our 2011 Spring Reading List for Web Professionals highlights just a few of the best books released recently.
Categories include search engine optimization, web design and development, affiliate programs, content management systems and more – including customer … Continue reading “Spring Reading for Web Pro’s – Weekend Warrior”
34% of consumers pay for online and streamed video content, according to a survey from TVGuide.com and paidContent released in November 2011. Data from “Inside the War for Viewer’s Attention” indicates that while 81% watch streaming and online services for free (not counting broadband bills), 69% also use paid content or subscription services. 19% of consumers … Continue reading “1 in 3 Pay for Online Video Content”
Almost three in 4 publishers (73%) say revenue from online display ads has increased in the last year, according to [pdf] a report from eConsultancy released in October 2011. Data from the “Online Publishers Survey Report” indicates that almost 40% more publishers are enjoying increased revenues compared to 2009, when just over half (53%) saw increased … Continue reading “Most Publishers See Online Display Ad Revenue Hike”
About seven in 10 (71%) of global consumers are willing to share their personal shopping data with brands online,according to new research from McCann Worldgroup released in October 2011. Data from “The Truth About Privacy” indicates that 5 times as many consumers will share their shopping data than will share their financial data online (14%).
According to … Continue reading “Consumers Willing to Share Shopping Data with Brands Online”
NetSuite OneWorld, the world’s first cloud-based ERP solution for global companies, was updated yesterday with the release of its newest version.
OneWorld is the brainchild of cloud-based financial/ERP software suite provider NetSuite.
The 2011 version of OneWorld includes automated intercompany management to accelerate and increase the efficiency of the “close process,” and it also streamlines compliance with expanded … Continue reading “NetSuite OneWorld Gets Update for 2011”
LinkedIn has announced Talent Pipeline, a new solution that aims at helping companies efficiently recruit talent, all in one place.
The solution is a one-stop shop for recruiters to track and stay connected with all of their talent leads, from any source. However, the solution won’t be available until the first half of 2012, and, it will … Continue reading “LinkedIn Talent Pipeline for Recruiters”
PayPal, eBay’s online payment service, plans to announce a new service Wednesday that aims to make it easier to shop online by cutting down on the number of accounts consumers have to create with various Web retailers.
Called PayPal Access, the service will be unveiled at eBay’s X.commerce developer conference in San Francisco. It will be … Continue reading “PayPals new online shopping login service”
The rise and rise of Facebook is producing a scramble by marketers and companies to leverage its huge global database and traffic.
Google is looking over its shoulder as Facebook grows at over 10 million users a month and sits currently at number two on web traffic rankings according to Alexa.com.
Last year Facebook surpassed Google for … Continue reading “50 Fascinating Facebook Facts And Figures”