Something to think about when choosing a host for your site. How green are they. Every time you load a web page or send an email, you are generating more greenhouse gas..
Coal fuels much of the cloud, Greenpeace says | Green Tech - CNET News
My experiences of using the Google Analytics Intelligence feature to review SEO and Pay Per Click > Smart Insights Digital Marketing
Google Analytics Intelligence is a useful new feature introduced in the October 2009 Google Analytics update which looked helpful to combat the “information overload” from web analytics through alerts intended to “provide automatic alerts of significant changes in the data patterns of your site metrics and dimensions over daily, weekly and monthly periods”.While many blogs commented on the launch, I haven’t seen much since on how to use it in practice, so I wanted to write this tutorial to show it can be used in practice. I would like to know what others think / how they have used it
So where and when do search and social media collide? These days, it seems to be everywhere... and right now. One's first inclination might be to get the heck out of the way and see how it all shakes out. But can you really afford to? You'll miss all the fun, not to mention some of the opportunity.Where Search and Social Media Collide: Real-Time Search and Twitter - Search Marketing News Blog - Search Engine Watch (SEW)
"Consumers have the same rights online as if they were to walk into a store," ACCC chairman Graeme Samuel said.The directors admit to being embarrased by this and have worked with the ACC to correct this
mothercare - GAP only a few stores – don’t be fooled they will take your business on-line!
Watch out for those international retail brands moving into Australia. Once established they will leverage their international website presence utilising existing ecommerce technologies to sell into Australia
...Even major Australian babyware retailers such as TARGET should be watching the UK’s mothercare’s and the US GAP Australian store opening programme progress very carefully. Specialty retailers such as General Pants, Just Jeans, SUPRE, SUSSAN in particular should watch the GAP and Topshop Australian site locations and on-line tactics.Major Department such as David Jones and MYER watching NORDSTROM and Debenhams - the US NORDSTROM Website already links to Australia.
While e-retailing is setting records overseas, particularly in the UK and the US, Australia is lagging far behind. Here, online makes up only three per cent of retail sales. So what are the barriers? Is e-retailing set to take off? Mark Freidin, founder of InternetRetailing.com.au and ecommerce consultant had the opportunity to partake on ABC's Australia Talks about the state of online retail in AustraliaRN Australia Talks - 16 March 2010 - E-retailing
DealsDirect.com.au signs sponsorship deal with Netball Australia | Marketing | Jack of All Trades
Netball Australia has signed a sponsorship deal with online department store, DealDirect.com.au.