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Why Google beat Yahoo in the war for the Internet

Mohit Aron Contributor<p>Mohit Aron is the founder and CEO of Cohesity.<p>As we witness what may be the final days of Yahoo as an independent business, consider how just a decade ago it was running neck-and-neck with Google, now one of the world’s largest companies by market value.<p>It would be silly for …

IaaS

AI can look past demographics to achieve accuracy in consumer targeting

Brands have long sought the ability to understand, relate to, and motivate target consumers. The entire advertising-technology industry tirelessly innovates to find new signals that provide even the smallest bit of added insight into their target audiences. Brands are spending billions of dollars …

China's ICO Ban: A Full Translation of Regulator Remarks

<i>The following is a full translation of statements by China's financial regulators outlining a recent ban on initial coin offerings.</i><p>Recently, a number …

Cryptocurrency

How One Publisher Is Using Data to Make Insanely Viral Facebook Videos for Millennial Moms

This spring, Blossom posted a Facebook video that began with an image of women’s underwear and featured seven tidy hacks for organizing your clothes. …

Advertising Industry

New York Times digital subscriptions get boost from AI and ‘Trump Bump’

To ape Charles Dickens, it is the best of times, it is the worst of times — for media today. Even as President Donald Trump assails news coverage of his administration, his election has reminded America’s citizenry of the value of a vigorous and independent press. And the standard-bearer for …

Can Blockchain Fix the Problems of Digital Advertising Industry?

Bitcoin is back in news again after trading at a record high of $4483 per coin this month. Many cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin are powered by a …

Tackling List Hygiene in Retail

As email providers get savvier about what email recipients want in their inbox, marketers must stay on top of keeping their email list clean. The …

Customers

Relationships Are Hot; Acquisition is Not

<i>Acquisition (n.) the act of gaining possession; the purchase of one business enterprise by another</i><p>Acquisition is an odd choice of word for marketers …

Loyalty

In Honor of National Coupon Month: Fun Facts about Coupons - thegoodstuff

More than 55.7 million Americans are now using online coupons, representing 25 percent of the U.S. population. There are millions more who clip …

How To Make Crispy, Juicy Fried Chicken — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Let me walk you through the pleasure of eating this crispy, juicy fried chicken: You've got this glistening drumstick with a coating so full of …

Cooking

Trigger Happy Emails

No Bullsh*t Advice From Email Experts<p>When it comes to ROI, email is still "the law of the land," outperforming social media and other marketing …

What I learned growing an 8 figure business

<b>11 actionable tips from the learnings of my career.</b> Sumo has grown massively in the past 12 months. Our team has more than tripled in size (now 40 …

Business Strategy

Use concise email design to improve campaign results

To improve the effectiveness of your emails it is important to not overwhelm users with choice and to not include any content with duplicate links. …

Discover your opportunities abroad - AdWords Help

At the outset of exporting to a new market, you’ll want to survey the landscape. This guide offers best practices for finding international …

3 Wise investment tips from the Bible

Jesus invites us to make good use of the talents we have been given<p>Bohan had never had a gold coin before. He was not quite sure what to do with it. …

5 Brands That Are Using GIFs to Elevate Their Email Marketing

As email marketers, we are constantly asking ourselves what makes an email great. Witty copy? Stunning design? Eye-catching imagery? Sure, all of …

Media Queries Demystified: CSS Min-Width and Max-Width

Now that Gmail is supporting media queries in some clients, we have seen a resurgence in interest about how to use them. Read on to learn about media …

Review: Mt. Logan 20 Year Old Canadian Rye Whisky

The <b>Mt. Logan</b> whisky brand has been turning up in the local <b>Liquor Depot</b> chain of stores in my locale. It is in fact a ‘destination’ brand exclusive to</b> …

Spices

14 mobile marketing trends that will dominate in 2016

There's no doubt that mobile marketing is the future; 2015 proved to be the tipping point. But as both brands and technology continue to evolve, what …

Marketing

(Updated) 164 Best Email Subject Lines to Boost Open Rates in 2018

Want to increase your email open rates? Marketers with high open rates craft email subject lines that their subscribers simply can’t resist. In this …

Review: Mt. Logan 15 Year Old Canadian Rye

The <b>Mt. Logan</b> whisky brand has been turning up in the local <b>Liquor Depot</b> chain of stores in my locale. It is in fact a ‘destination’ brand exclusive to</b> …

Canada

The Impact of Ad Color On Ad Performance

<b>How ad color affects ad performance</b><p>Ad color has now been proven to be extremely important in online advertising and publishing. It is one of the most …

The Key Components of a Mobile App Strategy

There is no question that mobile apps are the future of commerce. Not when the writing on the digital wall tells us that some 25% of online retail is …

Tourists Flocking to a Weak British Pound Drives Up Burberry's UK Sales

British luxury fashion brand Burberry reported a drop in first-half sales on Tuesday, hitting its shares as weak demand from department stores offset …

European Union

This guy's startup is one of the best ideas we've heard in a while: helping companies test-drive startups

Toby Olshanetsky, founder and CEO of prooV, has spent his 20-year career building enterprise software, mostly for startups, he says.<p>He says the idea came "out of the pain I experienced."<p>The process for an enterprise to buy a startup's technology pretty much goes like this: Startup pitch the tech. …

Startups

Sazerac: America's First Cocktail - New Orleans Cocktails

The Sazerac <br>America's First Cocktail and a New Orleans Traditional<p>The Sazerac<p>Is it any surprise that America's first cocktail, the Sazerac, was …

How to Make a Sazerac

For when you're in a New Orleans kind of mood.<p>Essentially New Orleans' version of the the classic whiskey cocktail (whiskey, water, bitters, sugar), the sazerac has been around since the middle of the 19th century. It is named after a brand of cognac called Sazerac-de-Forge et Fils, which was the …

New Orleans

Canada’s startup problem isn’t lack of talent, but expertise in scaling up

<i>Gerry Remers retired last month from the position of president and chief operating officer at Christie Digital Systems Canada in Kitchener, Ont</i><p>The World Bank rates Canada the third-easiest place in the world to start a business. We're good at creating new companies and our startup ecosystem is …

Startups