January 25, 2015 by
The Huddle Feed in Email Marketing

Article: Did Bargain Hunting Pay Off This Holiday Season?

Retailers have been told that consumers in this economic climate are hunting for the cheapest and most convenient items. This was especially true of holiday shoppers, who found themselves strapped for cash as the holiday season approached. For this group, hunting for discounts, promotions and deals was paramount to their

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Email Marketing

Article: What Do Fitness Self-Trackers Care About? Here's the Skinny

Keeping tabs on health via apps, smart watches, wearable fitness trackers and websites remains popular, and "self-trackers"—users of these tools—show a strong focus on monitoring weight and calories. The interest in health and wellness self-tracking will likely help to fuel the wearables market, with users and potential users most interested

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Email Marketing

Article: For Digital, SMBs Need Somebody—and Money—to Lean On

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) know digital is effective, but many face challenges when it comes to execution. Fewer SMBs understand and conduct digital marketing on their own now, and issues with skill sets, budget and time have risen. Read Full Story About The Huddle Feed

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Email Marketing

Article: Christmas Ecommerce Becomes Increasingly Mobile in the UK

Christmas shoppers in the UK spent plenty online in 2014—£21.6 billion ($35.57 billion), in fact. While this represented a solid year-over-year increase of 13%, mcommerce growth was particularly strong, at 55%. Read Full Story About The Huddle Feed

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Social Media

How to Use Comments to Start Conversations with Prospects

Every successful sales relationship starts with a conversation. Sales reps must establish rapport with their prospects before advancing through the buying cycle, and commenting provides a unique opportunity to initiate and strengthen relationships. In fact, 39% of sales reps who regularly comment on their sales prospects’ LinkedIn activities exceed their

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Social Media

Community Manager Appreciation Day 2015: Looking Ahead and Back

It’s that #CMAD time of year again: Hooray for community managers! Let’s celebrate those digital leaders for their tireless, selfless, thoughtful work which creates, sustains and expands online communities around the world. Read Full Story About The Huddle Feed

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Social Media

What Is HTTPS, Why Use HTTPS and How to Do It for Free

Encrypting the internet has been the topic of much discussion. You have people telling you about the need to encrypt to protect our way of life, as well as, those who talk about the untold marketing benefits promised to us by the Google gods. Read Full Story About The Huddle

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Technology

These phones made the first ceremonial transcontinental call 100 years ago

Making a phone call from New York to California doesn’t count as an extraordinary feat these days But pretend it’s 1915. A verbal conversation spanning the continent was a remarkable — almost unbelievable — achievement in technology. Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of what is often called the first transcontinental

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January 25, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Technology

Tech Giants Invest in New Dreams of Grandeur

A series of investments by some of the tech industry’s biggest companies may sound odd, but they point to larger ambitions in moving giant amounts of data. Read Full Story About The Huddle Feed

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January 24, 2015 by The Huddle Feed in Social Media

4 social trends affecting the dynamics of learning in the workplace

Many of us remember a time when Internet access was a privilege; now, however, access to the Internet is believed to be a basic human right by 83% of global users. Access to a global network of information has become something we can’t live without. The Internet enables us to

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