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Email Marketing – Campaign Monitor

17 November 2009 | Alex Christie

Sending out bulk emails can be a daunting task at the best of times, especially if you want to track who is opening them, which links they are clicking on and even whether the email [...]

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Social Search and SEO integration

16 November 2009 | Alex Christie

I recently read a number of really insightful blogs detailing the case that social search maybe a realistic threat to the future of SEO, but as insightful as they were I can’t help but oppose [...]

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Are marketing agencies practising what they preach?

16 November 2009 | Henry Elliss

There’s a very interesting report out this week from US “Agency Client Relationship Experts” (!) RSW/US, looking at a number of changes to the way marketing agencies are getting new business in the current climate. [...]

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Bing comes out of Beta! Why now and what can you expect?

13 November 2009 | Alex Christie

Yesterday (November 12th) Microsoft announced that Bing had finally come out of Beta stage in the UK. So what has prompted Microsoft to remove the Beta tag and effectively announce their satisfaction with Bing in [...]

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IAB Engage: Competing with the niche – can big brands ‘micro focus’?

13 November 2009 | Alex Christie

This week, I had the pleasure of attending the 5th IAB Engage conference, billed as ‘Get Fit Be Happy’. Whilst this message of health and fitness is really intended for brands, customer engagement and the [...]

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The man who knows everything about everything

13 November 2009 | Tanya Goodin

As many of you have likely heard, the venerable Stephen Fry brought down the house at the IAB Engage Conference on Wednesday. I was lucky enough to be in the audience for his ‘fireside’ chat [...]

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The new W3C website and its overhauled accessibility section

11 November 2009 | Alex Christie

On the 13th of October 2009, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) launched their new website. There was a bit of an uproar when people ran the new site through the W3C’s very own HTML [...]

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Google Caffeine live after holidays

10 November 2009 | Tanya Goodin

Google Caffeine live, but not fully until January Matt Cutts has posted that the Google Caffeine is not expected to go fully live until January 2010. In a bid to stem concern from retailers that [...]

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Google Caffeine live soon

10 November 2009 | Tanya Goodin

Google Caffeine on a datacenter near you  – soon You may remember that back in August we announced that Google was updating their infrastructure and the process was called caffeine. On the back of that [...]

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Google gets clever on Local

9 November 2009 | Alex Christie

Local times are changing… For brands seeking exposure on Google, especially those selling localised services, Google Local Business Centre offers an avenue into geo-targeted search rankings for very little cost and up until recently relatively [...]