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2013 eCommerce Stats

2013 is in the books. Ecommerce stats from 2013 show strong growth and offer powerful tips for anyone in the space. We will have to wait for the Internet Retailer Conference in June to get the newest 500 guide but here are some quick 2013 ecommerce stats that you’ll appreciate: Mobile: $182B in mobile payments […]

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Google+ Hashtags Are Everywhere

Google users knew it was only a matter of time before the search engine started pushing more of its Google+ content in organic search results. Aiming for what it calls a “richer hashtag experience,” Google will now begin displaying posts from its social network whenever users search for a hashtag term. Hashtags are usually used […]

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Essential Guide to Google Plus

Martin Shervington has written an extremely valuable guide to Google+ and includes the above video as well. Take 18 minutes to watch this video to get a deep look at how flexible Google+ is. The Google+ adoption rate grew quickly for several key demographics and we highly recommend taking time to play with it. Your […]

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Infographic: 7 Stats About the Internet

Staff.com sent me a great infographic with 7 stats about the internet. These are fun and interesting but they are also important for knowing your customers and understanding how you are received. Does your company do business in China? Did you know they have twice as many web users than us? Their top ecommerce site […]

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8 Years of Google’s Growth: Infographic

Did you buy Google at the IPO price of $85? You’ve seen an 882% increase in your investment. As I recall the shares were quite difficult to find that day. Google’s growth has been fascinating and meteoric. They are constantly developing new products and services. They maintain a near monopoly on search and web advertising. […]

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5 Google Tips for Smarter Searching- Infographic

Here is a quick infographic with handy Google tips. These tips will enhance your search capabilities and hopefully, the results you get!   Add the site you want to search on. If you add “site:url.com” before your term, that search will only look on that site not the entire web. Here is a great example: […]

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Google Glass Preview

Google Glass is finally here, at least for early adopters willing to shell out $1,500 for the prototype shades and agree to serve as test subjects for the next few months. Through a series of processors, sensors and communication devices, Google Glass connects users with others in their social circles, provides instant information, augments reality […]

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Google Analytics in Real Life

any companies spend thousands of dollars on their websites and still lose potential customers. Google Analytics recently released a series of hilarious videos that show how many online shopping companies can lose their customers without realizing it. The videos show why it is important to understand your customer’s needs and to research your website’s statistics. […]

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