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Google Analytics Just Made Dashboard Collaboration Easier

Filed in News by on June 4, 2013 0 Comments
Google Analytics Just Made Dashboard Collaboration Easier
Google Analytics

Have you ever had trouble collaborating with your team using Google Analtyics? Worry no more. Image courtesy of Google.

Google Analytics dashboards allow users to tailor and track information from the web app for specific goals. But, until now, that…

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Scroll Kit: Building A Simple Website With No Coding

Filed in News, Tools by on June 3, 2013 0 Comments
Scroll Kit: Building A Simple Website With No Coding
Scroll Kit.

Image courtesy of Scroll Kit.

While learning the ins and outs of web development is a great asset for any professional communicator, we can't all be expert coders. Yet, in today's world, we are often expected to mock up a…

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How To Boost The Number Of Email Subscribers For Your Brand

Filed in Marketing, News by on May 30, 2013 0 Comments
How To Boost The Number Of Email Subscribers For Your Brand Email marketing is a powerful tool in the quiver of a professional communicator, but what if the size of your subscriber list keeps your arrows falling short of their targets? You might want to think about a contest. "Sure," you're…

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3D Printing Becoming More Affordable, Accessible

Filed in News by on May 29, 2013 0 Comments
3D Printing Becoming More Affordable, Accessible 3D printing is rumored to be the future of product delivery and rapid prototyping, but will it ever come to fruition? A Kickstarter funded group in Poland has just taken us one step closer. Gadgets3D has developed the technology for…

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Report: Online Advertising More Effective Than Traditional TV

Filed in Advertising, News by on May 28, 2013 0 Comments
Report: Online Advertising More Effective Than Traditional TV
Online Video Ads

Is online video replacing traditional TV ads? Photo courtesy of Al Ibrahim/Flickr Creative Commons.

Ad buyers take notice. Advertising with online video might be edging out traditional television, according to a recent survey. The survey, conducted by the online…

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Do You Break These Basic Typography Rules?

Filed in Design, News by on May 24, 2013 0 Comments
Do You Break These Basic Typography Rules?
Typography

Do you use typography as well as you could? Image courtesy of Jessica Patterson/Flickr Creative Commons.

Using typography is something we all take for granted. Every day we use it to craft a message or understand a message from another,…

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News Roundup: Social Media Reacts to OK Tragedy, Yahoo Makes Big Moves

Filed in News by on May 21, 2013 0 Comments
News Roundup: Social Media Reacts to OK Tragedy, Yahoo Makes Big Moves It's already been a busy week online, and it's only Tuesday. Take a look at a few of the big stories that are shaping our ever-changing industry.

Social Media Helps Tornado Victims

Social media was quick to react yesterday after…

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Only 38 Percent of Brands Respond to Customer Questions on Twitter

Filed in News by on May 20, 2013 0 Comments
Only 38 Percent of Brands Respond to Customer Questions on Twitter Twitter LogoEven though we all hear about how important Twitter is to modern customer service, brands are still slow to respond — if they respond at all. According to data from SocialBakers' Socially Devoted blog, only about 38 percent of brands

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Small Businesses Overwhelmingly Adopting Mobile Strategies

Filed in News by on May 17, 2013 1 Comment
Small Businesses Overwhelmingly Adopting Mobile Strategies
CC Survey

Click to download a presentation of the survey results. Image courtesy of Constant Contact.

According to a survey of businesses conducted by online marketing firm Constant Contact, small businesses are overwhelmingly adopting mobile strategies. Of the 1,305 organizations that…

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