E-Commerce/Online Marketing

The Biggest Issue Facing European eCommerce Isn’t Brexit – Forbes

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

A man takes a picture with his cell phone of a paper informing customers of a hotline for complaints, below notice signs informing customers that the Qatar Airways bureau has been closed until further notice as per instructions by the Saudi Authority of Civil Aviation, in the Saudi capital Riyadh on June 7, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images) 2018 will be…

The Biggest Issue Facing European eCommerce Isn’t Brexit – Forbes

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

A man takes a picture with his cell phone of a paper informing customers of a hotline for complaints, below notice signs informing customers that the Qatar Airways bureau has been closed until further notice as per instructions by the Saudi Authority of Civil Aviation, in the Saudi capital Riyadh on June 7, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images) 2018 will be…

SEO 101: How To Optimize Your Blog Content For Google Search – Forbes

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Pixabay Computer Screen Every business knows how important it is to rank well in search engines. Regardless of whether you serve B2B or B2C, your industry, or your budget, you know that the first thing your audience does when they’re looking for a solution to the problem your business addresses is search for it with Google or Bing. It’s not uncommon, however, to feel that the the algorithms that decide…

Retail’s Single Biggest Disruptor. Spoiler Alert: It’s Not E-commerce – Forbes

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tashalee Rodriguez, of Boston, uses a smart phone app while shopping at Macy’s in downtown Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) There is no question that the retail industry is under-going a tremendous amount of change. Record numbers of store closings. Legacy brands going out of business–or teetering on the brink of bankruptcy. Venture capital funded start-ups wreaking havoc upon traditional distribution models and pricing structures. Discount-oriented retailers stealing share away from once…

The Biggest Issue Facing European eCommerce Isn’t Brexit – Forbes

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

A man takes a picture with his cell phone of a paper informing customers of a hotline for complaints, below notice signs informing customers that the Qatar Airways bureau has been closed until further notice as per instructions by the Saudi Authority of Civil Aviation, in the Saudi capital Riyadh on June 7, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images) 2018 will be…

Retail’s Single Biggest Disruptor. Spoiler Alert: It’s Not E-commerce – Forbes

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tashalee Rodriguez, of Boston, uses a smart phone app while shopping at Macy’s in downtown Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) There is no question that the retail industry is under-going a tremendous amount of change. Record numbers of store closings. Legacy brands going out of business–or teetering on the brink of bankruptcy. Venture capital funded start-ups wreaking havoc upon traditional distribution models and pricing structures. Discount-oriented retailers stealing share away from once…

The Biggest Issue Facing European eCommerce Isn’t Brexit – Forbes

Monday, June 12, 2017

A man takes a picture with his cell phone of a paper informing customers of a hotline for complaints, below notice signs informing customers that the Qatar Airways bureau has been closed until further notice as per instructions by the Saudi Authority of Civil Aviation, in the Saudi capital Riyadh on June 7, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images) 2018 will be…

Retail’s Single Biggest Disruptor. Spoiler Alert: It’s Not E-commerce – Forbes

Monday, June 12, 2017

Tashalee Rodriguez, of Boston, uses a smart phone app while shopping at Macy’s in downtown Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) There is no question that the retail industry is under-going a tremendous amount of change. Record numbers of store closings. Legacy brands going out of business–or teetering on the brink of bankruptcy. Venture capital funded start-ups wreaking havoc upon traditional distribution models and pricing structures. Discount-oriented retailers stealing share away from once…

The Biggest Issue Facing European eCommerce Isn’t Brexit – Forbes

Monday, June 12, 2017

A man takes a picture with his cell phone of a paper informing customers of a hotline for complaints, below notice signs informing customers that the Qatar Airways bureau has been closed until further notice as per instructions by the Saudi Authority of Civil Aviation, in the Saudi capital Riyadh on June 7, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images) 2018 will be…

5 Reasons Why The Los Angeles SEO Market Is So Competitive – Forbes

Friday, June 09, 2017

Shutterstock Image via Shutterstock As someone who’s deeply vested in the SEO industry, I’m acutely aware of the fierce competition that exists in the marketplace. Not only is there competition amongst SEO firms themselves who are vying and endlessly bidding for the consumer’s business, but also amidst the droves of so-called experts that are peddling their services to a consumer base that’s lost at best when it comes to organic search….

E-commerce may be biting Singapore’s retail real-estate, but … – CNBC

Friday, June 09, 2017

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E-commerce may be biting Singapore’s retail real-estate, but investors haven’t lost interest – CNBC

Friday, June 09, 2017

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SEO Service Red Flags That Cannabis Businesses Should Avoid – Leafly

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Working in the cannabis industry can be daunting with the looming threat of a federal crackdown and the frequent ambiguity about what’s legal and what isn’t. This legal grey area restricts many traditional marketing and advertising options to dispensaries and other cannabis companies. With limited options available, prioritizing search engine optimization (SEO) is essential for any cannabis business interested in using digital to grow their customer-base. SEO is a marketing channel…

Beyond SEO: Managing the management – Search Engine Land

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

As search marketers, we face many challenges as part of our job. We’re tasked with bringing in more traffic, more leads, higher rankings, better links and improved sales. Reaching these goals is challenging, but it’s the reason people pay us money in the first place. However, there is another challenge we face that is just as difficult to address, if not more: people. And it turns out, even after 13 years in the…

Narvar’s E-commerce Return Experience Report Shows Need for Convenience – WWD

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Narvar, a retail solution platform, today released a study on e-commerce return experiences — which revealed a preference for convenience and a need for frictionless transactions. The study was based on a poll of about 700 U.S. consumers who returned online purchases in the last 12 months to better understand collective attitudes toward returning online purchases. In its report titled “Making Returns a Competitive Advantage,” researchers found that affluent shoppers…

The Best SEO Tools To Use For Your Optimization Efforts – Forbes

Monday, June 05, 2017

Shutterstock Image via Shutterstock As an online marketing and SEO sleuth, I’m acutely interested in tools that I can use during the keyword research and optimization phases of my work. However, I’ll be the first to admit that, while traffic is great, it’s useless if you lack a converting offer. Clearly, there’s more to life than free organic search traffic, but it’s certainly something that online marketers like myself salivate…

How To Avoid Being Taken Advantage Of By SEO Scammers – Forbes – Forbes

Friday, June 02, 2017

Shutterstock When they first launched, search engines were not very sophisticated and their results were rather hit and miss (you might remember “Altavista,” “Lycos” and their peers). The visionaries of the day realized that there was much to be gained by being featured at the top of search results for a given vertical. The tactics were the most creative and as varied as you can imagine. Since search engines relied…

How To Avoid Being Taken Advantage Of By SEO Scammers – Forbes

Friday, June 02, 2017

Shutterstock When they first launched, search engines were not very sophisticated and their results were rather hit and miss (you might remember “Altavista,” “Lycos” and their peers). The visionaries of the day realized that there was much to be gained by being featured at the top of search results for a given vertical. The tactics were the most creative and as varied as you can imagine. Since search engines relied…