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Online Advertising is Broken

Phil Baker on October 30, 2015<p>Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>Technology is letting us down. After all, isn’t it supposed to serve us ads on our phones, …

The Contagion of Happiness

Everyone, it seems—from Buddhist monks to positive psychologists, from Charles Schulz to the Beatles—has offered opinions on what it means to be …

Ahead of Black Friday 2015, are you ready for a truly digital Christmas?

One look at Hamley's top 10 toys for Christmas 2015 and it’s hard not to think this year’s toy requests have been beamed in from Mars, with various …

Freelancer CEO Matt Barrie has this warning for startups about taking venture capital money

Startups need to bootstrap, says Freelancer CEO Matt Barrie. If they can.<p>He means use alternate sources of funding than direct investment, such as …

Venture Capital

Why Your Cravings Change

Have you noticed that as the weather cools you want to stay under your blankets for longer in the morning, binge-watch TV and movies, and eat …

Nutrition

7 Fitness Myths That Are Wasting Your Time & Energy

A few years ago, it was tough to find fitness advice other than in books or magazines. Today it's a totally different story, thanks to blogs, social …

Deskercise! 33 Smart Ways to Exercise at Work

Remember the days when “work” meant manual labor with a side of blood, sweat, and tears? Neither do we. These days it seems we’re more likely to log …

Yoga

9 Food Choices That Will Boost Your Mood

It’s common when we feel sad or depressed to reach for comfort food — and by comfort food, I mean the fatty, sugary, and processed kind. We might not …

Teach Your Email to Behave: Transactional Targeting After the Sale

Your dog will never learn any impressive tricks unless you teach her, right?<p>Well the same goes for you when it come to learning new email marketing …

21 Things You Didn't Know About Search Ads

Jason Puckett<p>October 21, 2015<p>In a recent study, we analyzed the ad copy metadata associated with search ads from 60 eCommerce and SaaS companies. We …

7 Most Important eCommerce Success Metrics #etail

E-retailers are aware of how quickly customer demographics are changing today. Short-term urgent tasks of lesser importance can easily distract you …

eCommerce

Ecommerce Email Marketing: 10 Tips to Boost Product Sales

<i>The following is a guest post by Marcus Taylor of VentureHarbour.</i><p><b>Email marketing accounts for over 7%</b> of all ecommerce transactions, making it the …

Marketing
Marketing

10 Meals Nutritionists Cook On Busy Weeknights

Weeknights are tough. You get home after a long day and feel completely ravenous. Maybe your fridge is stocked, or maybe you didn't have time to go …

ECommerce Web design - 5 Highly Effective Guiding Factors

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you are no-doubt aware that eCommerce is growing by leaps and bounds globally.<p>The impact of this massive …

Discover Trending Items With New Google Shopping Insights Tool

Introducing Google Shopping Insights Inventory preparation is a critical component for retailers heading into Q4. Unfortunately, it can be difficult …

AdWords

Common Mistakes Made By E-Commerce Sites That Lose Money

Experts at RJ Metrics estimate that e-commerce sites account for about 10 percent of all websites. Yet, it estimates that just <b>110,000 of those sites</b> …

eCommerce

Preparing your eCommerce Store for the Holidays

Tweet<i>From time to time we have guest posts on the blog. Today’s post is from Sanjay Arora at Nextopia.</i>With the seasons changing and warm weather …

eCommerce

How To Lift Weights The RIGHT Way

The way your body moves is unique to you and the specific set of circumstances it’s in. I'm a physical therapist, and after working with so many …

How we can make the world a better place by 2030

Can we end hunger and poverty, halt climate change and achieve gender equality in the next 15 years? The governments of the world think we can. …

APIs

10 random acts of kindness to make you love Mondays

Raise your hand if Monday is your favourite day of the week.<p>Odds are, you are not raising your hand. That's because for many of us, Mondays are …

4 strategies for remembering everything you learn

• Knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• Knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kind of skips one of them, which is problematic, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Learning

The 10 Best Exercises To Do At Your Desk

The word exercise comes from the Latin <i>exercere</i>, meaning to keep busy or at work.<p>But what the typical adult does at work is sit in a desk chair for eight hours, plus a sitting-down commute both ways and an evening spent in front of the TV. This is a recipe for ruin. Sitting all day increases our …

3 simple ways to tell an employee you were wrong

Managers put a lot of effort into providing constructive criticism for their employees. They work to individualize feedback and make it really …

You can grow new brain cells. Here's how

Can we, as adults, grow new neurons? Neuroscientist Sandrine Thuret says that we can, and she offers research and practical advice on how we can help …

APIs

The new consumer decision journey

For years, empowered consumers have held the upper hand when it comes to making purchasing decisions. But companies are fighting back.<p><b>The flare-up</b> …

Customer Experience

Is luxury e-commerce nearing its tipping point?

We think so, and online sales of luxury goods could triple to €70 billion by 2025.<p>How might luxury e-commerce develop over the next five to ten …

eCommerce

Why You Should Exercise Every Day: 14 Reasons That Will Get Your Butt To The Gym

The number on the scale isn’t the only reason to exercise. If your only goal is to lose weight, you might not stick with your workout regimen. I'm a …

10 workplace wellness tips for IT managers

Techies have a unique approach to life - and your employee wellness program needs to reflect that. These tips will get yours moving in the right …