Daily Archives: September 19, 2013

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Getting to Know You: How Google Is Changing Search

Google is undergoing a major long-term overhaul of its search engine, making it more personal and more conversational. Bloomberg West’s Jon Erlichman went inside Google and talked with Search Czar Ben Gomes about how his team is making this all happen. (Source: Bloomberg)

eCommerce Start-Ups: Avoiding The Pitfalls – Infographic

avoiding-the-pitfalls-of-ecommerce_5239cf3d892a9The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that about sixty percent of start-ups survive up to three years in the competitive world of business, and only thirty-five percent will make it past their 10th year. When it comes to start-up internet businesses, the failure rate is said to be even higher, with a few studies reporting failure rates as high as ninety percent. Some internet-based businesses even fail as quickly as within the first 120 days of operation. The internet is a booming business, and every quarter it is estimated that $43 million is spent in online shopping alone. So why are so many ecommerce businesses not making the cut? The following infographic illustrates a few key reasons why most ecommerce businesses fail, outlining everything from poor marketing strategies and lack of direction, to mistakes in website design and lazy customer service. It also provides a handful of essential tips that new business owners can use to ensure sustainable start-up success.

Source: Chargeback

New York City’s Start-Up Ecosystem: Another Tech Hangout – Infographic

new-york-startups--outsourcing_5239acfa0f409New York’s blossoming start-up ecosystem is leveling the US entrepreneurial landscape, becoming another center of tech hangouts. However, NYC start-ups have a distinguishing characteristic with an air of real-life consumer solutions remaining at the core of their companies. How does this vibrant community relate to the outsourcing trends, when they start the game, seek for investment and pitch their ideas, and then try to hit the market with their start-up offspring.

Source: Oxagile

Marketing: Understanding The Changes Of The eCommerce Landscape – Infographic

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The eCommerce landscape is rapidly changing – to help our clients and followers understand these change we have the created the “eCommerce Today” Infographic. The “eCommerce Today” Infographic is full of Stats and Tips in relation to ecommerce websites, ecommerce integration, ecommerce marketing etc. We hope you find this infographic interesting.

Source: CueCommerce

ROI On Social Media: 10 Examples – Infographic

10-examples-of-social-media-roi_52398539b5a8cThe tried and tested methods of evaluating return on investment don’t always apply quite as explicitly when it comes to gauging success on platforms such as Twitter and Facebook. While these tools can be used effectively to drive orders and boost sales, your efforts are perhaps better measured in different metrics, such as growth of community, brand awareness and website footfall, certainly in the early stages of your strategy. Ultimately, of course (and however), it’s social media’s impact on your bottom line that will determine your success or failure – certainly when it comes to appeasing your boss – and this infographic from Psoshul provides 10 very convincing examples of ROI in social media.

Source: Mediabistro

Social Media Marketing: Best And Worst Times To Post On Social Platforms – Infographic

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Everyone is looking for better results with social media postings. Content, popularity and a few other things are important influencers hen it comes to results. Another is time of posting.

This infographic shows some important visual information on the best and worst times to post on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and blogs. Have a look and try it out.

Source: Fannit.com