Asim Rais Siddiqui — April 7, 2020 A lot has changed in the last month, and that’s just putting things mildly. Since the last week or two, in the most literal sense, the world has stopped as everyone watched with disbelief the coronavirus pandemic spread its reach across every corner of the globe. As of … Continue reading How Will the Outbreak of COVID-19 Affect the Entrepreneur and Startup Ecosystem
The representatives of the Platform of Independents aim to create flexible martech solutions that work together across the entire technology stack. Jennifer Cannon on January 16, 2020 Ten marketing technology companies are leading an initiative with over 190 co-signatories to publicly pledge to design software that eliminates data siloes by shifting away from a CRM-centric … Continue reading “CRM is not enough:” Nearly 200 martech companies sign pledge to change the data ecosystem for customers
Manisha Sukhyani — December 6, 2019 Follow @msukhyani When you ask professionals how to get customers, some will suggest that you go for SEO, while some offer paid advertising advice as a shortcut. Some believe in creating tons of content daily. As effective as they both are, one strategy is nothing without the other. The … Continue reading How to Create a Digital Marketing Ecosystem that Boost Conversion from All Sides?
Ankush Mahajan — October 2, 2019 Follow @ankushmahajann Mobile phones have dominated nearly every aspect of modern lives. With smartphones accompanying us everywhere, it would not be wrong to say that they influence how we work, enjoy, and shop. In recent years, mobile commerce has picked up a phenomenal pace. Experts predict that mobile commerce … Continue reading 10 Interesting Mobile Commerce Trends That Will Dominate the Ecosystem in 2020
Zachary Chertok — July 19, 2019 — July 19, 2019 The skills gap is here, and it is a pressing issue. Whether its cause is generational, educational, experiential, or a mix of all of the above, employers are contending with shrinking labor pools, expanded competition for top talent, and high turnover — it’s time to … Continue reading It’s Time to Modernize Your Learning and Development (L&D) Ecosystem
Email’s Place In The Ecommerce Ecosystem by Ray Schultz , Columnist, Yesterday Email drives only 6% of total retail site traffic, compared with 48% for direct visits and 24% for organic search, according to the B2C Dot-Com Report, a study by Episerver. But email is tied with direct as delivering the most units per order … Continue reading Email’s Place In The Ecommerce Ecosystem
Consumers’ lives haven’t changed that much but marketers are much more cautious while some are waiting for the ‘other shoe to drop.’ Greg Sterling on May 24, 2019 There was a lot of hand wringing leading up to last May’s implementation of GDPR. But since that time there have been few fines or enforcement actions, … Continue reading GDPR: A ‘Y2K’ moment or a sea change for the digital ecosystem?
Sean Caputo — February 12, 2019 — February 12, 2019 StartupStockPhotos / Pixabay Technology has helped our world achieve convenience and connectivity. However, these innovations have also cultivated a lack of another C-word: confidence. As helpful as the slew of tech tools have been, past breakdowns and future prospects leave customers feeling uneasy about what’s … Continue reading 3 Steps to Enabling Accountability in a Digital Ecosystem
Ruth Hoffmann — December 6, 2018 — December 6, 2018 QuinceMedia / Pixabay Startup success is not only driven by the availability of capital but also depends largely on the quality of support they receive from backers. Fintech visionaries, such as Paul Graham—Co-founder of Y Combinator for alternatives to conventional funding models (banks)—– and Oleg … Continue reading New Funding Models are Essential for the Startup Ecosystem
By Bernadette Coleman October 11th, 2017 The Local Search Ecosystem is made up of many different sources including data aggregators like InfoGroup, review sites like Yelp, social media platforms such as Facebook and Foursquare, geo and vertical directories (think SuperPages, DexKnows, FindLaw), GPS mapping solutions (e.g. Garmin, Here), and of course, search engines like … Continue reading Navigating The Local Search Ecosystem To Yield Results