Category Archives: Holiday Season

Site Search Makes Or Breaks Holiday Revenue in Time Of COVID-19

Site Search Makes Or Breaks Holiday Revenue in Time Of COVID-19 by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, November 20, 2020 Websites have become a major part of ecommerce strategies amidst COVID-19 lockdowns, especially during the holidays. Site search can make or break a company’s holiday profits.  Data shows 58% of those participating in the survey said … Continue reading Site Search Makes Or Breaks Holiday Revenue in Time Of COVID-19

Holiday Sales To Surpass $189 Billion Online, Adobe Forecasts

Holiday Sales To Surpass $189 Billion Online, Adobe Forecasts by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, October 28, 2020 New online shoppers will provide an interesting opportunity for advertising, at about 9%, as holiday online consumer spend reaches $189 billion this year — up 33%, according to Adobe’s most recent forecast. Those shoppers, who are new … Continue reading Holiday Sales To Surpass $189 Billion Online, Adobe Forecasts

Avoid the Scariest Ways to Manage Contracts This Halloween

David Parks October 27, 2020 Halloween is here and that means pumpkins and costumes, candy and bonfires. While trick or treating may look very different in a world with COVID-19, this is still the time of year when we delight in hearing ghoulish myths and horror stories. Fictional horror stories, that is. The real-life horror … Continue reading Avoid the Scariest Ways to Manage Contracts This Halloween

Holiday 2020 is do or die for many SMBs

Small businesses need to focus their marketing on key consumer sites, especially Google, for survival into 2021. Zapier Profile on October 26, 2020 Small business economic activity represents about 44% of U.S. gross domestic product. This critical business segment has suffered disproportionately from COVID-19’s toll on the economy. Now, as are in the all-important holiday … Continue reading Holiday 2020 is do or die for many SMBs

13 Creative Ways to Use QR Codes to Close Deals This Holiday Season

Tiffany Fowell October 24, 2020 For consumers and brands alike, the approaching holiday season is uncharted territory—much like the rest of 2020. Despite pandemic-related safety concerns, consumers say they plan to spend the same amount as last year on holiday shopping. However, how they plan to shop is different than in past years. Around 75% … Continue reading 13 Creative Ways to Use QR Codes to Close Deals This Holiday Season

For a Successful Holiday Season, Meet Your Customers Where They Are

Mike Kappel October 23, 2020 This year is certainly something, to say the least. Don’t get me wrong—I’ve been counting my blessings each day, but there’s no arguing that 2020 has required some major adjustments. After a summer of social distancing, you (like me) are probably wondering what the heck the holiday season is going … Continue reading For a Successful Holiday Season, Meet Your Customers Where They Are

Maximize Your Holiday Headcount Strategy to Start the New Year Out Right

Chris Murdock October 21, 2020 Even if your company can say they’ve successfully weathered the economic storm of 2020, we’re all bonded by the uncertainty companies surely felt at some point this year. Get this: 70% of HR executives understand the need for workforce transformation, but only 37% of these same leaders are confident their … Continue reading Maximize Your Holiday Headcount Strategy to Start the New Year Out Right

Here’s how email marketers can stay sane amid this holiday season’s uncertainty

Here are three ways you can navigate the uncertainty and focus on what you need to do to survive hurricanes, elections, COVID, working from home and everything else going on right now. Ryan Phelan on October 21, 2020 Now that we’ve made it to the make-it-or-break-it fourth quarter, advice is flowing fast and furiously about … Continue reading Here’s how email marketers can stay sane amid this holiday season’s uncertainty

Do Consumers Want To See COVID-19 Mentioned In Holiday Ads?

Do Consumers Want To See COVID-19 Mentioned In Holiday Ads? by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, October 15, 2020 Despite the impact of COVID-19 on consumers’ lifestyles in the U.S. during the past several months, they are still looking forward to the holiday season, with 64% reporting they are just as — or more — … Continue reading Do Consumers Want To See COVID-19 Mentioned In Holiday Ads?