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Reactions to Google’s mobile-friendly search changes

January 30, 2015

Google’s mobile search division recently announced upcoming algorithmic changes to the way it recognizes responsive mobile Web sites. According to the search giant’s blog, the shift is but the first step in providing mobile users with a more valuable, quality Web experience across devices.

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Technology and touchdowns: How mobile is changing the game

January 30, 2015

It is interesting to me that an event that occurs once a year – the Super Bowl – would have so many mobile apps designed for roughly four hours of television.

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Retailers must embrace in-store pickup

January 29, 2015

Despite the obvious benefits, many retailers still hold the view that the in-store pickup process is too complicated and costly to warrant investment.

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Design and the future of retail in quest of millennials

January 28, 2015

As more millennials use smartphones for everyday purchases, they are rapidly shaping the future of the retail industry by changing how consumers buy products.

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Exploring legal challenges to fulfilling the potential of mHealth

January 27, 2015

What should government, the technology and communications industries, patients and consumers, health care professionals and organizations do to protect the privacy and security of health care, medical and patient information using digital, mobile technologies?

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7 areas for retailers to pay attention in year of cautious optimism

January 26, 2015

There is no doubt that there are challenges ahead for retailers, but in general, conditions are being termed as cautiously optimistic. With that said, here are a few things to pay attention to as we wrap up January.

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6 tips to maximize the potential of luxury email campaigns

January 26, 2015

Email, a too-often-forgotten luxury marketing tool, especially in the age of social media, still delivers the highest rate of ROI of all marketing channels, with search engine optimization a distant second.

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Book Excerpt: The Brand Challenge: Adapting Branding to Sectorial Imperatives

January 23, 2015

Successful luxury brands have carved very specific principles, which are the opposites of the classic laws of marketing. They are called the anti-laws of marketing; for luxury does not lie in “marketing” but in the offering of creative, disruptive and hyperqualitative realizations.

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5 trends in mobile business apps in 2015

January 23, 2015

Mobile applications have shaken up day-to-day business practices for millions of sales teams as well as those in other fields, and it is easy to see why.

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TCPA compliance remains a headache for marketers

January 22, 2015

While seemingly easy, developing an effective mobile strategy is not without peril. Companies that have attempted to do so without following the rules – which will never be mistaken for a model of clarity – can attest to the pain and costs that result from such efforts.

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