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Platform development

Gmail now streams small video attachments instead of making you download them

March 17, 2017

Via: TheNextWeb

For all Gmail has changed over the years, there are still bits of it that are a bit old. For example, if you send a video attachment, you still have to download it onto your computer first in order to […]


Platform development

7 Incredibly Effective WordPress Lead Generation Plugins

March 15, 2017

Via: Jeff Bullass Blog

Does it ever feel like you are doing everything you “should” be doing with digital marketing, but you’re still left with no leads? Generating leads online is no easy task, especially if you’re not sure which of your efforts will […]


Platform development

Do You Need a LinkedIn Premium Subscription?

March 13, 2017

Via: Social Media Today

The number one question I get asked about LinkedIn is: “Do I need a Premium subscription?” The short answer is ‘Yes’. If you’re serious about using LinkedIn for marketing and generating leads, then you definitely need access to the advanced benefits on […]


Platform development

HPE to Buy One-Time Rising Star Nimble for $1B Cash

March 10, 2017

Via: Ecommerce Times

Hewlett Packard Enterprise on Tuesday announced a deal to acquire flash storage firm Nimble Storage, once viewed as a darling of Wall Street, for US$12.50 a share in cash, or $1 billion. HPE also agreed to assume or pay out […]


Platform development

5 Free Tools to Help Create Visual Content for Social Media

March 2, 2017

Via: Social Media Today

Incorporating strong visual content into your social media posts helps give them the edge they need to stand out from the thousands of other posts competing for attention in your followers’ news feeds. Your audience members are much more likely to […]


Platform development

YouTube Gets 10x More Viewers Than Netflix, and That’s Not Good for Television

March 1, 2017

Via: Inc.com

Today, most people are more likely to watch their favorite videos online–which is bad news for American television’s viewership numbers. Global YouTube viewers are watching more than 1 billion hours of video a day, according to a new report from […]


Platform development

Snap Sells Itself as Camera Company as IPO Nears

February 28, 2017

Via: Ecommerce Times

As it approaches its first stock offering next month, Snap, maker of the popular mobile messaging app Snapchat, is positioning itself as a camera company. “We feel like we’re really at the beginning of what cameras can do,” Snap CEO […]


Platform development

How to Leverage the Brand-Building Power of Private Facebook Groups

February 27, 2017

Via: Inc.com

Facebook has not been kind to brand pages in the past few years. In a survey of 3,000 publishers, SocialFlow found that organic reach dropped 42 percent in the first six months of 2016, partly due to algorithm changes that […]


Marketing technology, Platform development

Social Marketing Grows Up

February 24, 2017

Via: Ecommerce Times

For an article that lands on the social marketer like a proverbial ton of bricks, check out “What’s the Value of a Like?” in the March-April issue of the Harvard Business Review. “Social media doesn’t work the way many marketers […]


Platform development

Verizon Cuts Better Deal for Breach-Battered Yahoo

February 22, 2017

Via: Ecommerce Times

Verizon and Yahoo on Tuesday announced new terms for the acquisition deal they inked last summer. Verizon will pay US$350 million less than the original contract price, which places the new value of the deal at $4.48 billion. Yahoo will […]