Monthly Archives: March 2015

Friday Pulse: The March Madness Edition

Posted By: Durk Price on Mar 28, 2015 in Blog, Friday Pulse

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By the time you are reading this it’s unlikely that your March Madness bracket is still intact – too many upsets. The same thing is happening this week in online marketing – Facebook, mobile and Viglink are disrupting the industry and changes are already underway. Here’s what you need to know as things keep changing.

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View From the TOP: The eCommerce Platform Race

Posted By: Durk Price on Mar 25, 2015 in Blog, View from the Top

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There is a lot of activity in ecommerce space – especially as back-end platforms that do everything including hosting, transactions processing, building out customizable stores, manage inventory and more, jockey for position in the lucrative space. Online sales are expected to pass $1.6 trillion this year.

The shifts in the space comes reports that  Amazon will shutter its ecommerce service in 2016, and uncertainty as eBay Partner Network is being sold, which has put the fate of its Magento as a managed service ecommerce provider in possibly declining position.

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Friday Pulse: The Spring Edition

Posted By: Durk Price on Mar 20, 2015 in Blog, Friday Pulse

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It’s official spring has sprung. Although, I’m not sure some of my friends on the East Coast would agree. But for them, I hope spring is a state of mind for those of you not really getting the milder weather. Spring is always a time of renewal – time to clean out the clutter, plant the seed for new ideas and see what blooms. This edition should help spur some of that as I gathered a bunch of things that will give more information to plant your new ideas or improve your existing plans.

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View From the Top: TheFind to Boost Facebook Efforts

Posted By: Durk Price on Mar 18, 2015 in Blog, View from the Top

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Late last Friday afternoon news hit that Facebook had bought TheFind.com, a search engine that aggregates clothing selections, allowing shoppers to search thousands and thousands of different sites for specific products by identifying the items as big, bold images.

My response to an email from eAccountable team member about the acquisition was, “Wow.” Okay, it was actually, “Double wow!”

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Friday Pulse: The Triskaidekaphobia Edition

Posted By: Durk Price on Mar 13, 2015 in Blog, Friday Pulse

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It’s Friday the 13th – again (we just had one in February). But do not fear there’s nothing bad in this post. It’s all good. I wanted to gather as much great info as possible to help combat the impending decline in productivity with St. Patrick’s Day and March Madness approaching. So, be sure to read this before you fill out your bracket and get your Irish on.

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