By Durk Price It’s the final Friday Pulse of the year and this one doesn’t disappoint. It’s a hodgepodge of humor, tech and things that are just too way out to be fake. 2012 has certainly been an interesting year, but now it’s time to ring in the New Year and look forward to 2013.… Read more about Friday Pulse: Happy Almost 2013!
By Durk Price We’re all still here. So, I guess the Mayans were wrong. To bad they couldn’t have predicted what a big year this would be for online marketing and shopping. I hope you all enjoyed some of the wonderful results from the online boom this holiday season. I filled this addition of Friday… Read more about Friday Pulse: RetailMeNot Leads Coupon Pack, EBay’s Mobile Apps go Ad Free, Online Drives Store Sales
By Durk Price I’m still thinking about my trip to Dallas last month for the DFW/Search Engine Marketing Association Conference. I learned a lot – especially about how businesses are monetizing or leveraging all aspects of their business (or not) when it comes to social media.
By Durk Price A ton of data has been pouring in about the first few weeks of the official online holiday shopping season. I’m happy to report that no matter how you slice and dice the data, online shopping is up – just as marketer researchers predicted d it would be.
By Durk Price We are just a little over two weeks away from Christmas. This month is speeding by and with all that you have to do I thought I would make things easier for you by hand picking some fun and interesting articles. I especially love the one about Pinterest and the most wanted… Read more about Friday Pulse: Instagram Annoyances, eFaucets Big Win, Pinterest’s Most Wanted
By Durk Price We all tend to simplify complex things for the purpose of explanation. But after we get people to understand the basic concepts, it’s time to stop simplifying and dig deeper into educating people – especially merchants – on the specifics.
By Durk Price This time around all of the most interesting items are about holiday sales. Happy Reading!!
By Durk Price Many of the great sessions at the DFW/SEM event I attended earlier this month were focused on content marketing and search. It’s not surprising that topic was hot at an SEO conference. Content is the hot buzzword (for me it always has been) and based on Google’s Panda and Penguin algorithm updates… Read more about View From the Top: The Importance of Velocity
By Durk Price Earlier this month Iwas invited to present affiliate channel information to the Dallas/Fort Worth SEM (DFWSEM.org) State of Search event held in Dallas. I was talking to someone at the breakfast and his first question was: “Did Panda and Penguin kill the affiliate channel?” Obviously, I wasn’t talking to the choir as… Read more about View From the Top: Clearing up Affiliate Channel Misconceptions