Monthly Archives: December 2011

The battle for online sales on Christmas Day

The battle for online sales on Christmas Day

According to a recent article from Techcrunch, IBM coremetrics data recorded a 16% increase in online sales completed on Christmas day 2011 compared to Christmas day 2010 in the US. According to econsultancy, online sales on Monday December 5th 2011 were up 30% compared to Monday December 6th 2010 with mobile sales accounting for nearly 20% of total(…)

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Index search and the future of the internet

A fascinating TED talk called “Six Ways To Save The Internet” by Roger McNamee sheds some light on his views on how a future internet will look. One of the six topics discussed is Roger’s view of the decline in Index search. I’ve put together a few points and key facts from the TED talk and(…)

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Google Longtail Infographic

Google Longtail Infographic

Just picked up this great Infographic courtesy of SEOBook on how Google killed the long tail for search terms – Infographic by SEO Book With the convergence of the Google homepage in now providing real estate to promote Google images, video, local as well as retaining PPC advertising spots, for SEO, it is becoming harder(…)

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