Category Archives: Internet Marketing

How Often Would You Click on a Banner Ad?

How likely are you to click on a banner ad? Me, not very, or so I think. This Business Insider article lists some of the odds. A company called Solve Media – which places ads in CAPTCHAs – has put … Continue reading

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Is Groupon Poised for Collapse?

Here’s an interesting read about Groupon and the daily deal industry. The article claims that the the Groupon model is not good for business and is not sustainable. http://techcrunch.com/2011/06/13/why-groupon-is-poised-for-collapse/

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Another State Tries to Put the Squeeze on Amazon

Texas demands Amazon collect sales taxes.  Amazon Leaves Texas. Texas really showed ’em, huh? More government wisdom in action. http://bsfootprint.com/government/amazoncom-complies-with-texas-law-gets-no-love

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iPhone 4 Soon to be # 1 Camera on Flickr

The iphone 4 will soon take over the #1 spot on Flickr.  According to this article, the point and shoot cameras will soon fall by the wayside. I understand that if everyone carries a smart phone it would be a … Continue reading

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Democrat SenatorWants Taxes on Internet Sales

Here’s some amazing news for internet marketers.  Democrat Senator, Dick Durbin plans to introduce a bill to collect taxes on internet sales.  Now, imagine that.  A Democrat wants more taxes. http://news.cnet.com/8301-31921_3-20052999-281.html Why do you suppose we would ever call a … Continue reading

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Improve Your Headlines, Improve Your Tweets

Good headlines attract you to read the article.  Use this principle when you Tweet. When you read a newspaper you scan the headlines to find the articles of interest. And the headlines that grab your attention will be the articles … Continue reading

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The Challenge and Beyond

It seems as though I have avoided this long enough.  I began this blog as part of the 2010 Challenge.  BTW, I wonder how many Challengers are reading this.  I would love to hear from you.  I have a few … Continue reading

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