Bloomberg senior markets correspondent Julie Hyman reports that CEO Marissa Mayer’s turnaround plan for Yahoo! is facing setbacks as the company’s second-quarter sales forecast may fall short of analyst estimates. She speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “In The Loop.”
American Apparel is known for its racy advertisements and this time, they’ve gotten the Brits upset. Britain’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) recently banned an ad by the racy company for being “overtly sexual” and “demeaning to women” — but the majority of you don’t think it’s that bad. 54% voted that the ad was “fine” while 46% said it was “way too sexy.” Find out who thinks it’s fine — and who thinks it’s too sexy. Continue reading
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If you’re a business owner and have never looked into SMS marketing, chances are you’re missing out on an incredibly lucrative opportunity to reach your customers. Text message open rates hover around 99%, and almost all of those are read within the first 5 minutes. Small businesses and organizations all over the globe are now using targeted, opt-in text messages to land coupons, specials, alerts, and other info right into the hands of their customers. Continue reading