Acting your age is overrated….in online marketing?

Meeker’s Report on the state of advertising and ad trends to watch out for Meeker’s annual report, best perused with a cup of coffee and nothing on your calendar for a bit. Why You Can’t Help But Act Your Age I am going to start living like its 1993.  Nirvana!  Zima!  It’s all coming back. […]

Read More »

Hacking Your Life: Digital News Roundup 6/16/17

The Biggest List of Take Aways From Every Session at the Growth Hackers Conference 2017 This is the most comprehensive guide to the Growth Hackers conference if you weren’t there. It’s a long read, but worth it if you are trying to grow a business. You don’t have to sit in a cubicle anymore. So […]

Read More »

6/9/17 Digital Marketing News Round Up

How the Trendiest Grilled Cheese Venture Got Burnt #toast #burntcheese #muststopnow The Suns put draft prospects through a sneakily brutal running drill. How would you do in this? Fortunately, I don’t have a nearby basketball court to tempt me. No, Your Phone Didn’t Ring. So Why Voice Mail From a Telemarketer? This answers something I’ve […]

Read More »

6/2/17 Digital Marketing News Round Up

The New Google Analytics Home: Know Your Data Get to know the new Google Analytics Home page and what you can get out of it. Taming the local search beast in a post-Possum and Fred world Some tips for ranking in local with all the updates over the last year. Reveal What’s Holding Your Ads […]

Read More »

5/26/17 Digital Marketing News Round Up

Making marketing easier with new tools for productivity Adwords is rolling out a lot of big changes. My favorite is the linking of Optimize & Adwords to test new landing pages. Charting Google’s Shifting Priorities in the New Local Search Survey User location is now more important than what your address says. Lessons from 1,000 […]

Read More »

5/19/17 Digital Marketing News Round Up

Amazon is making my business harder, but complaining won’t do any good Fascinating article on how a company that provides the “stick on” for pans is adjusting. How Facebook is using AI to penalize spammy, ad-heavy websites in its News Feed The title pretty much says it all, but if you are worried, the details […]

Read More »

5/12/17 Digital Marketing News Round Up

Is facial recognition a viable solution for reducing shoplifting? Did you know that shops are running facial recognition programs? Can Wal-Mart’s Expensive New E-Commerce Operation Compete With Amazon? An interesting look at the feud between two men and how it will affect the e-commerce space. So long, Steve: Not everyone’s sorry to see Harvey leave […]

Read More »

5/5/2017 Digital Marketing News Round Up

“Who are you wearing?” All about custom clothes, just one more reason not to go to the mall. Massive Gmail Attack Tricked Many, Including Me I only got one spam email, I feel left out. Local search update: ‘Best’ filter invading the local pack Your reviews on Google just got even more important. 6 key […]

Read More »

4/28/2017 Digital Marketing News Round Up

Why Google’s Second Shot at Programmatic TV Buying Will Work When I was running direct response television campaigns (call our 800 number, now!! ) at Discovery, PACK-RAT, etc., I loved Google TV’s ability to do low dollar tests across multiple cable networks, and self serve model.  Sadly, it went away, but is coming back in […]

Read More »

4/21/17 Digital Marketing News Round Up

Smashing Semantic SEO in 2017 & Beyond: The Ultimate Guide A guide to writing better content for today’s Google. How Google eats a business whole How Featured Snippets are ruining a whole subset of businesses. How to use Search Console for quick SEO wins Google Search Console is an awesome tool for seeing your site […]

Read More »