There are several new trends emerging in the world of E-Commerce, but perhaps the most prevalent is that of social networking and its effects on the current online market. In previous years, the growing popularity of Cyber Monday was fed by a blast of email marketing messages, which continued throughout the holiday shopping season as online retailers sought to capture larger revenues from consumers.
December 5th, 2009
As advances in technology and the Internet have allowed websites to utilize a bevy of creative enhancements, website design developed into an art and a science.
November 23rd, 2009
Although Facebook remains one of the most blocked sites from within an office, many companies have taken the initiative and created a Facebook page in order to expand their web presence. A Facebook page also allows a company to quickly post important information, links and videos, further increasing brand recognition and alerting followers of new events.
November 11th, 2009
Recent years have shown a significant increase in the use of email marketing campaigns by both major corporations and small businesses
October 3rd, 2009
Ask yourself if some things are totally necessary, and if there is anything that might be missing. More importantly, is your website user-friendly? Imagine yourself a user visiting the website for the first time. Is navigation easy? Can you find what you are looking for quickly? It’s understandable that you might be proud of your website and object to making any changes, but at the same time, ego should never stand in the way of progress.
September 22nd, 2009
Email marketing campaigns have emerged as a valuable marketing tool utilized to increase brand awareness, maintain high Internet visibility, and attract new prospects to a corporation’s customer base. But a corporation does not necessarily need to launch a heavy, ongoing campaign to achieve positive results. Email marketing comes in many shapes and forms, and can often be used on a daily basis.
September 20th, 2009
As the Internet is likely being utilized as the primary method of finding information on products, services, and businesses, most corporations have realized that some type of online web presence is essential in order to remain competitive and ensure continued success. However, small businesses and corporations must also realize that just as a book is typically judged by its cover, a business might very well be judged by its website.
September 11th, 2009
When you have a new product to promote, information regarding an event, or important news to share, it is critical that your message reaches your target base in a timely fashion. Simply waiting for prospects to visit your site is not feasible or cost-efficient, especially when you can easily place your information directly in front of the eyes of thousands overnight.
September 7th, 2009
A tough economy has put a lot of businesses and corporations through the ringer, and many have fallen victim to the harsh economic landscape. Those that have survived thus far find increased competition and a future life with uncertainty. But advances in technology, used in conjunction with tried and true marketing strategies and business principles, will help any business not only weather the storm, but also level the playing field and rise up over their competitors.
March 2nd, 2009
With all of the pundits trying to predict the next online trend and telling everyone that they know what to expect or what they think will be coming down the line. In actuality, the prediction business has never been harder to keep up with, whether the newest online trend will be an expansion to mobile platforms, social media marketing or the evolution of new Search Engine Optimization techniques as this post from SEOMoz illustrates.