TI Quick Hits

By Craig Smith

New data sheds light into trends and spending within the digital sector Moz recently released data that was gathered by industry peers within the internet marketing and optimization category.   Some of the more interesting insights is how brands are dealing with the “not provided” issue in measuring organic penetration as well as which tools are […]

TI Quick Hits

By Craig Smith

How holiday shopping shipping dates affect consumers Shipping deadlines can be a blessing or a curse to retailers and their operational stress.  Read Shop.org’s perspectives into how these dates affect the retail and eCommerce equation. http://blog.shop.org/2013/12/18/the-state-of-holiday-shipping-deadlines/   Video Ad views have doubled in 2013 Users are becoming more inclined to watch ads within videos, making […]

TI Quick Hits – 12/11/13

By Craig Smith

Google debuts Google Plus Ads Google is now using its social network for revenue.  Instead of integrating ads within its stream content, the network is allowing brands to re-purpose created content within the Google network  to gain market exposure. http://searchengineland.com/google-debuts-post-ads-lets-brands-turn-google-content-into-ads-on-gdn-179401   Social activities trump all else on desktop and phones A new study shows the […]

TI Quick Hits – December 5th

By Craig Smith

Webmaster Tools enhances crawl diagnostic capabilities Within Google webmaster tools, users will now be able to segment crawling errors specific to smartphones.  This will provide webmasters with an additional layer of intelligence when diagnosing existing spider traps and dead zones within a mobile site. http://searchengineland.com/google-webmaster-tools-adds-smartphone-specific-crawl-errors-178867   Interesting data comparing November to December YOY in online […]