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Why the retailers closing stores probably won’t see a major e-commerce uptick

There’s an underappreciated relationship between online and offline retail. Greg Sterling on January 15, 2020 According to post-holiday sales data, U.S. overall retail sales were flat or up modestly; however, some traditional retailers saw sales declines to varying degrees. By comparison, online sales were up roughly 19% according to data from Mastercard, which said total … Continue reading Why the retailers closing stores probably won’t see a major e-commerce uptick

In-App Fraud, Targeting Present Major Challenges For Holiday Season

In-App Fraud, Targeting Present Major Challenges For Holiday Season by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, October 21, 2019 The state of in-app fraud looks pretty grim for marketers. Companies are forecast to spend $77 billion on mobile in-app advertising this year, and about $26.5 billion will be lost to mobile in-app fraud. The Forensiq estimates come from analyzing … Continue reading In-App Fraud, Targeting Present Major Challenges For Holiday Season

Page Load Times, Technology Are Major Ranking Factors In Google Search Results

Page Load Times, Technology Are Major Ranking Factors In Google Search Results by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, May 17, 2019 Research reveals that the faster a page can load in a mobile browser, the higher it tends to rank in search engine query results. Sites that appear on page one of Google display their primary content … Continue reading Page Load Times, Technology Are Major Ranking Factors In Google Search Results

Major Retailers, Restaurants Not Ready For Voice Search

Major Retailers, Restaurants Not Ready For Voice Search by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, March 7, 2019 Consumers are trending toward using their voice to search for products and conduct purchases, but findings from a recent study show few brands have incorporated a voice optimization strategy into their marketing plans. None, per the study, are ready to … Continue reading Major Retailers, Restaurants Not Ready For Voice Search

Major Retailers, Restaurants Are Not Ready For Voice Search

Major Retailers, Restaurants Not Ready For Voice Search by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, March 7, 2019 Consumers are trending toward using their voice to search for products and conduct purchases, but findings from a recent study show few brands have incorporated a voice optimization strategy into their marketing plans. None, per the study, are ready to … Continue reading Major Retailers, Restaurants Are Not Ready For Voice Search

How SMBs Can Avoid the Major Risks Involved with Credit Card Transactions

Avinash Nair — July 18, 2018 Follow @AviNair52 — July 18, 2018 Americans love plastic, especially when it comes to shopping. 78% of consumers say that they would rather buy with a card than cash, and doing so typically leads to a larger purchase. Accepting credit card payments is basically a requirement for all businesses … Continue reading How SMBs Can Avoid the Major Risks Involved with Credit Card Transactions

How Google’s New Major Algorithm Changes Will Affect Your Ranking

Matthew Goulart — March 19, 2018 — March 19, 2018 Google is constantly updating their algorithm, often times, with little to no effect on your ranking assuming you’ve complied with their SEO guidelines up until this point. However, Google recently released a tweet mentioning broad core algorithm changes which are relatively rare for Google to … Continue reading How Google’s New Major Algorithm Changes Will Affect Your Ranking

Visualizing your site structure in advance of a major change

Making big changes to your website structure? Columnist Dave Davies shares a data visualization method that can help you predict what effect your proposed site structure changes will have on SEO performance. Dave Davies on December 14, 2017   In our last article, we looked at some interesting ways to visualize your website structure to … Continue reading Visualizing your site structure in advance of a major change